West Coast Debut of Video and Performance Artists Eva and Franco Mattes at Cain Schulte Contemporary Art


SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- Cain Schulte Contemporary Art San Francisco presents the West Coast debut of the New York-based, internationally known video and performance artists Eva and Franco Mattes, aka 0100101110101101.ORG, with their solo exhibition Colorless, Odorless, Tasteless, on view from February 25 to April 2, 2011. For their first solo exhibition in San Francisco, Eva and Franco Mattes create an interacting installation/performance with an arcade video game. The title Colorless, Odorless, Tasteless refers to the properties of carbon monoxide produced by their arcade video game, rigged with a real car engine that turns on when played. The audience will decide the amount of pollution released in the atmosphere by their playing the game, and creating unexpected outcomes by their actions. The main focus of this installation/performance is online performances, the video game industry, and environmentalism, but his latest pie