"For us, the idea of having a work that has contradictions is very important—when, in affirming something, it includes itself and attacks itself. How can you put together all of these things that have nothing to do with each other? You use glue! Glue can be an idea, a word. You can use an ideological glue."
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.