"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."
"Some people say they look like clouds, or that they look blank. But that’s because they’re looking at them as if they were pictures of something. So of course they’re going to see nothing, or they’re going to see something- something that is white. I don’t have any control over that."
- Robert Ryman