„That is because I look at life as an endlessly moving sculpture, an extension of the body’s cavity into the galactic labyrinth. It is a genetic sculpture, billions of years old, and is unfinished. The trope of this sculpture is caught in the realm between reality and potentiality.“

Interview with Roswitha Mueller, Milwaukee, April 1992 in: VALIE EXPORT Fragments of Imagination, Indiana University Press, Boomington and Indianapolis 1994