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Questionnaire

Ahead of a show of his new works at Kayne Griffin Corcoran, LA, this autumn, the cult filmmaker and artist answers our Questionnaire

Ahead of the opening of her Tate Britain Duveen Galleries commission The Squash, the Turner Prize nominee answers our Questionnaire

Q: What should stay the same? A:‘The North Pole.’

View from a plane flying over the Alps. Courtesy and photograph: the artist

Q: What should stay the same? A: ‘Nature, the earth.’

Hendrik Goltzius, Pietà, 1596. Courtesy: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Q: What should change? A: 'At the Moment, Britain's slow car crash into Brexit.'

Roni Horn, Untitled from the series 'Still Water (The River Thames, For Example)', 1999, lithograph on paper, 77 x 105 cm. Courtesy: American Acquisitions Committee 2005 © Tate, London 2017

Q: What do you like the look of? A: Water, always, in any weather. Calm, stormy, in the morning, at sunset, even at night.

Untitled, 2017. Courtesy and photograph: William Forsythe

Q: What do you wish you knew? A: ‘Why I find vacuuming the house so oddly gratifying.’

Q: What do you like the look of? A: Art that does not look like art

Clockwise from top left: Elmgreen & Dragset, Study for ‘One Day’, 2015; Hans-Peter Feldmann, Untitled, 1999; and Dan Perjovschi, Out of Print, 2007.Courtesy: Elmgreen & Dragset and Hans-Peter Feldmann.  

Q: What images keep you company in the space where you work?

Q: What do you like the look of? A: Someone who knows who they are

Q: What do you like the look of? A: Pears

Q: What do you wish you knew? A: All that I don’t, of course!