Archive for December 19th, 2006

Glass dresses

I saw that A Dress a Day was updated, so I surfed over to see what she was talking about.  Oh Wow.  Today’s entry was a glass dress sculpture by Karen LaMonte.  I’m partly linking the website here so I can remember where it was, because I want to go back and spend more time looking.   She makes lifesize cast glass sculptures of dresses (among other things).  They aren’t just dresses that are hanging on a hanger — they look like someone was just in them — all the shape and movement that you would expect it to have if there was a body inside.   One of the funniest things I saw in my quick visit was a clothesline of the Emperor’s New Clothes — all made of glass.


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