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Question 18: What is your purpose in art-making?


My purpose? There’s my painting, there’s the viewer, looking at it. The person will understand something, will be moved by it maybe. There’s a dialog between the person, the world and my paintings, my work. That’s it, more or less. That people understand how it’s good to laugh, that we can laugh at ourselves, that it’s not harmful, on the contrary. It might wake some people up, who knows. The more you talk about people, a reflection of me will also come into play, there’s no getting away from it. If I’m weird, well I’m weird, and I’ll paint something weird because I like weird stuff. It's in this sense...