"At this time in my life, I’m ready to accept or own a kind of romance and melancholy or melodrama that I wasn’t ready to reveal before. It was always there in my inner life as an artist, but I was too afraid to share it."
"Portrait (Self) #1 as control + 11 Alterations by Retouching and Airbrushing" (1974)
"I’m not looking for the normal stuff. Or I notice things that people don’t normally notice. Actually, I’ve said to my students, "Don’t look at things. Look between two things and see what you notice." That’s not a normal way to look."