"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."
"No Ghost Just a Shell" (collaboration with Philippe Parreno) (1999-2003)
"We bought one of the very cheapest characters and we gave it to different artists so that they could fulfill this empty shell. Different ‘authors’ speak through the character in different ways and, at the end, it’s an exhibition. So you have a film, a sculpture, a painting, and so on. What is important here is the notion of polyphony. This is a collective project and that’s what I think is important in a collective exhibition."
- Pierre Huyghe