"Clothes Make the Man" (1992)

"Clothes Make the Man," 1992
Installation view: Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
© Laurie Simmons, courtesy the artist and Salon 94, New York.

"The interesting thing about the group of dummies that I had made by a ventriloquist in the early ‘90s is that they’re all identical. I think in total, I made eight and they’re absolutely identical except for different suits of clothing."
- Laurie Simmons