Renee Piechocki is an artist and public art consultant. For the past eight years, her artistic practice has been focused on the collaboration, Two Girls Working, with artist Tiffany Ludwig. Their multimedia project Trappings investigates the meaning and expression of power. Renee was born in Queens, New York and grew up in Long Island. She received her BA in Studio Art and Honors Program from Hunter College of the City University of New York. She moved to Pittsburgh in 2003. She is the director of the Office of Public Art, a partnership between the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council and the City of Pittsburgh.