"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."
"Catholicism continues on in the work. I have a tremendous love for the spiritual part of life. The drip as an icon ... bleeding people wearing crowns of thorns. I did a painting based on the martyrdom of St. Sebastian. It’s called Rosebud (1983)."