"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."
"These paintings and done in the manner of my student works. Hoffmanesque push-pull theory is also the base organizational principle of the buildings in 'Educational Complex' and even the sculptures that attend them. Everything else is a kind of social gloss added on top of that, taken from various cultural categories."
- Mike Kelley