"The definition of being a modern person is to examine yourself, to reflect on yourself and to be a self-knowledgeable person."
"As the works progress, the more the information is layered in a way that’s hard to decipher what is what. And that’s intentional. It’s almost like a screening out, creating a kind of skin or layer of just this information that we recognize. So if a building is from Baghdad or New York or Cairo it’s not so important. I don’t necessarily reveal which building is from which place."