"The definition of being a modern person is to examine yourself, to reflect on yourself and to be a self-knowledgeable person."
"I think there are some artists for whom it doesn’t matter where they are. Their work is so embedded inside their heads that it’s not informed by all of this other stuff. I’m a very private, internal artist. When I work, even with assistants in the studio, I have my headphones on and I try to get lost."