"I still think the social function of art is that kind of negative aesthetic. Otherwise there’s no social function for it."
"Let the mind do something! It doesn’t all have to be painted out, or laid out. I’m not really a less-is-more person, but I figure a hand on a table suggests a human being. But I don’t feel like getting into who the human being is, what the dynamic is. And I don’t, I don’t want to get too literal about things, I just don’t think I need to. I want the viewer to be able to do the work, too. I mean I want you to fill in what’s happening and know that you’re at table with someone..."
- Susan Rothenberg