"At this time in my life, I’m ready to accept or own a kind of romance and melancholy or melodrama that I wasn’t ready to reveal before. It was always there in my inner life as an artist, but I was too afraid to share it."
From the series, "Exclusive"
Gabriel Orozco discusses recent paintings from his ongoing "Samurai Tree" series, including the works "Fugaz," "Tuttifruti," and "Red Roots" (all 2008), and the computer animation "Dandelion Animation" (2008), shown at Marian Goodman Gallery in New York.
Producer: Wesley Miller. Camera & Sound: Larissa Nikola-Lisa. Editor: Mary Ann Toman. Artwork courtesy: Gabriel Orozco. Thanks: Marian Goodman Gallery, New York.