"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."
"Robert Motherwell paints a series of black shapes on a canvas. And those stay resolutely as black shapes. But allow them to move an inch and we’ll suddenly start constructing all sorts of images. I suppose one of the arguments is that people say that’s a mis-looking at abstract painting."