"Art making is a form of alchemy, in a way, because you are trying…to make gold from nothing. When it works very well is when you manage to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary."
"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)."