"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."
"I think I try to make work that's about the ideas in the sculpture without making pictures of the sculpture. It's been a little tricky because I'm suddenly going into two dimensions after working and thinking in three."
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