Lee Renninger

installations

During the clean up period after Hurricane Katrina, there was nothing to look at but devastation—day after endless day. In retaliation, I spent every evening reading Vogue Magazine and watching reruns of Sex and the City. It was my way of balancing the scales. I went on the road for the next couple of years—living and working in artist residencies—and the dresses just seemed to surface—marking in their own way that time of transformation.

Ring Toss Ring Toss (detail) Sous Ses Jupes Sous Ses Jupes (detail)
Sous Ses Jupes (Under Her Skirts) Sous Ses Jupes (Under Her Skirts), detail Sous Ses Jupes (Under Her Skirts), detail Sous Ses Jupes (Under Her Skirts), detail
Boho Boho (detail 1) Boho (detail 2) Boho (detail 3)
Boho (detail 4) Fishtail Fishtail (detail 1) Fishtail (detail 2)
Fishtail (detail 3)