"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"
Josiah McElheny discusses his film "Conceptual Drawings for a Chandelier, 1965" (2005), an abstract portrait of the Big Bang through the Lobmeyr chandeliers at the Metropolitan Opera in New York.
Producer: Wesley Miller & Nick Ravich. Camera & Sound: Nick Ravich. Editor: Jennifer Chiurco. Artwork courtesy: Josiah McElheny. Thanks: The Museum of Modern Art, New York.