NYU Black Renaissance Noire Spring 2015 - Page 85

qq Vasija 14 q Vasija 15 m Vasija 18 Yes. I think it is important to include the different social strata to better understand the situation. How long does it take for you to complete a work like “Divine Breath”? My processes are nourished by the curiosity and emotion contained in the materialization of an unexpected idea, converting it into a real and tangible work. These new challenges are generally born from an image or a phrase, a concrete act or internal pain. They come at the most unexpected times, without formulas or recipes, generating an immense tension that oscillates between joy and fear; it’s like when we fall in love: we know we can’t or we don’t want to go backwards, and that we are entering a new world without knowing what