Spidey / Striptease, 2008Spiderman costume, stiletto boots, fishnet,
hardware, stainless steel and wood frame
100 x 50 x 16 inches
110 x 52 x 18.5 inches (on pedestal)
In “Spidey/Striptease,” Day has created a trans Spiderman costume in which fishnet stockings take the place of a shooting web, thus shredding, sometimes literally, the traditional notions of a superhero to reveal a more effeminate side.