Installation view of "All Tomorrow’s Parties", July 4 – September 7, 2003 (2003)

Installation view of "All Tomorrow’s Parties", July 4 – September 7, 2003, 2003

Photo by Matthias Herrmann
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Courtesy Secession

"People were very serious and very guarded, and an ornery young girl was not going to get attention. It’s not that I wanted to learn. I wanted to engage in conversation, and it just took a lot longer than I expected to get into that."

-Mary Heilmann