"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."
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.