"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."
SHORT: Mike Kelley: "Day Is Done"
SHORT: Mike Kelley: Bad Boy
VIDEO IMAGE CREDITS (in order of appearance): Mike Kelley, More Love Hours Than Can Ever Be Repaid and The Wages of Sin, 1987; Photo by Sandak/Macmillan Publishing Company, photograph copyright ©1998: Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Mike Kelley, Hanging stuffed animals and deodorizers, 1991; Installation view at Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, November 15–December 21, 1991; Photo by Nic Tenwiggenhorn; Courtesy Jablonka Galerie, Cologne.