"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."
"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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