"In the paintings where it's there—the tenderness—I work for it. I'm not afraid of it. If I could put my bleeding heart in there, I would."
"You’re asked questions and then somehow have to figure out what a piece is about. It’s ridiculous. You work on something for five years and then someone’s asking you, “Why did you make this?” The problem is that the only way you might get to the answer is to just keep talking until you stumble on it."