Eva and Franco Mattes


Canadian Art

March 9, 2020

Eva & Franco Mattes, BEFNOED, 2014
Eva & Franco Mattes, BEFNOED, 2014. © Mat Janson Blanchet


One of the more notable things about Eva and Franco Mattes’s recent exhibition at Phi Foundation for Contemporary Art is what it didn’t include. The Italian-born duo, currently based in New York, are among the pioneers of first-wave Net art and have been active since the mid-1990s. Their consistently pranksterish interventions in online culture span nearly the entire life of the World Wide Web. “What Has Been Seen,” however, was not a retrospective: invited curator Erandy Vergara selected works from the last 10 years of the Matteses’ career, situating them firmly in the present.

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