"Art does not reproduce the visible, rather it makes visible."
"I don't have to distort. I'm making something out of nothing."
"Where you came from is gone, where you thought you were going to never was there, and and where you are is no good unless you can get away from it."
paintings in black and white
"All these things think through me
or I through them."
"The subtraction of color from the face aids its transformation into the soul."
paintings in color
"Color and I are one.
I am a painter."
"Color has got me. I no longer need to chase after it."
drawing and illustration
the root system of painting
"..it seems my God is dark
and like a web: a hundred
roots silently drinking."
Rainer Maria Rilke