"For us, the idea of having a work that has contradictions is very important—when, in affirming something, it includes itself and attacks itself. How can you put together all of these things that have nothing to do with each other? You use glue! Glue can be an idea, a word. You can use an ideological glue."
"To some degree, we could say that most cities are populated by traumatized survivors and historic monuments that are witnessing conflicts and problems...I realized that there is one place in Boston where those two are extremely close to each other- that the Revolutionary War monument on Bunker Hill somehow connected with the daily struggle and battleground of Charlestown residents living in the shadow of that monument- where, on a weekly or monthly basis, someone was murdered, killed, or executed..."
- Krzysztof Wodiczko