Artist's statement/self portrait

Photo: Michal Kluvanek

Artist's statement/self-portrait - 2005 to 2013

Dimensions: 2.0 x 1.0 x 0.6 m (HxWxD)

Materials: Welded steel, clay bust faux bronze, framed mirror, wooden letters, acrylic paint, floor section.

"I'm vulnerable to criticism. Any artist is, because you work alone in your studio and, until recently, critics were the only way you'd get any feedback." Howard Hodgkin.

Who believes in the artist? He or she has to.