"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."
"This mother and her two daughters; her name is Tina. We started to talk with the understanding that at some point I will create a work of art...but that I will involve them, the three of them, in the process of it...They lost everything in a fire. And we talked about that. And we cried together. It's a lot of tears in my work I realized. And then I thought, 'Well, why don't I recreate that home? Why don't we go back to the event and do kind of a drill?' And they were willing, scared. I was scared. And we sat and remembered..."
- Pepón Osorio