Clothes? What clothes? Who could focus on a frock when there was so very much else to see: a live fluffy sheep, penis-shaped cakes coming out of frosting-smeared ovens, writhing models with dollar bills stuck to their nether regions and much, much more.

That was the case with “Sexybition,” the exhibition Jeremy Scott showed on Friday night at Deitch Projects. The presentation was hot in more ways than one. A sweaty, ultra-hip crowd — including photography’s power couple Ines Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin as well as Steven Klein and Matt Damhave — packed a narrow gallery to take in the soft-core porn-cum-art exhibition.

With 11 peep-show booths, each with a different theme, and a makeshift strip club complete with poles, “Sexybition” featured more sets than the back lot at Universal Studios. But then, last season’shilarious, kitschy “Girls on Film,” which Scott not only costumed, but also wrote and directed, suggested that movie making may be more of a driving passion for this designer than fashion. Clothes seem a rather small part of his equation; surely it was more difficult to find an 8-foot-long dildo in the shape of a shepherd’s staff — for the “Little Bo Peep” peep show — than to make Little Bo’s white cotton eyelet bloomers and top. Then again, it does take a fashion designer to come up with a wacky housewife’s flowered dress accessorized with a black patent leather apron that flips up to reveal a fake thatch of pubic hair.

In fact, Scott had decided that last season would be his final fashion-week effort, but reversed that call at the urging of Jeffrey Deitch. “The gallery was so into the show as performance art,” Scottexplained. Will he be back next season? Who knows? For the moment, he’s also busy writing a musical. At any rate, thank you for the levity, Jeremy — and for the chance to see Jessica Miller engage in what may just be her true calling: pole-dancing.

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