"I still think the social function of art is that kind of negative aesthetic. Otherwise there’s no social function for it."
Production still from "Trenton Doyle Hancock: 'The Former and the Ladder or Ascension and a Cinchin''" (2013)
"I guess I could've been a little bit more reckless when I was cutting it out; but, part of me was like, 'No, if you cut it in a way that it maintains its integrity, then I can use this again in some other work.'"
—Trenton Doyle Hancock