It is necessary to be uncompromising. You have to be, otherwise it’s crap you do. I don’t want to. I don’t need to.
Working on the reverse side of endless horizons, using shape as much as line, using space as a place to enter.
open your eyes. see yourself.
And so I just made it. I thought “I just want to see what it looks like.” And somebody asked me, “what does this mean?” And you know— I can’t quite say. Kiki Smith
the neutral colours
Mayo Graham. National Gallery of Canada 1975