Eva and Franco Mattes: net-art Sat, 11/28/2009 - 21:28

Featuring previously unseen works, this book is the first official monograph on the artists-provocateurs Eva and Franco Mattes aka 0100101110101101.ORG. Over the last ten years, the Mattes have manipulated video games, Internet technologies, feature films and street advertising to reveal truths concealed by contemporary society. They have created media facades believable enough to elicit embarrassing reactions from governments, the public and the art world, and they have orchestrated several unpredictable mass performances, staged outside art spaces and involved unwitting audiences in scenarios that mingle truth and falsehood to the point of being indistinguishable.

Networked net-art Fri, 11/13/2009 - 13:28

Launch project

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* To commission several chapters and publish them online using wiki/blog technology to enable the public to revise, update, debate and translate them
* To present public forums to publicize the online book and solicit participation in its development