You shouldn't be a prisoner of your own ideas.
Minimalism wasn't a real idea - it ended before it started.
The narrative of serial art works more like music than like literature.
Artists of many diverse types began using simple forms to their own ends.
Buying books was a way anyone could acquire a work of art for very little.
During the '70s I was interested in words and meaning as a way of making art.
Artists teach critics what to think. Critics repeat what the artists teach them.
The thinking of John Cage derived from Duchamp and Dada. I was not interested in that.
I was not interested in irony; I wanted to emphasize the primacy of the idea in making art.