GRSF Game Over/Continue? – Group Show 3/27/09 – 4/15/09

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Group Art Show

Game Over/Continue? at GRSF, March 27, 2009 – April 15, 2009
Reception: Friday, March 27, 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

GRSF
618 Shrader Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
gr-sf.com
415-876-4773

Giant Robot is proud to present Game Over/Continue?, a group show that pays homage to the massive influence and continuous evolution of videogames. The impact and inspiration of videogames will be represented through a wide assortment of styles and genres provided by top artists in the fields of illustration, painting, sewing, and indie comics. Contributors are scheduled to include the following:

APAK
Robert Bellm
Christopher Bettig
Bigfoot
Blinky
Sean Boyles
William Buzzell
Scott Carl
Ako Castuera
Ethan Hayes-Chute
CUPCO
Liam Devowski
Elayne Dixon
Everybody Get Up
Matt Furie
Pete Glover
Tim Gough
Jay Howell
Yellena James
Jeremyville
Heisuke “PCP” Kitazawa
Chris Kline
Matt Lock
Aaron Martinez
Bill McRight
Mike Perry
Sidney Pink
Albert Reyes
Brian Ralph
RONDO
Brian Rush
Johnny Ryan
Robert Sato
Scrappers
Caleb Sheridan
Snaggs
Jim Stoten
Kaz Strzepek
Team Macho
Joe To
Lawrence Yang

In addition, the Artxgame collective, a collaboration of Attract Mode and Giant Robot, is developing four custom videogames. These exclusive games will be available for play at the show’s opening, and the pairings include the following:

Hellen Jo and Derek Yu
Saelee Oh and Anna Anthropy
Souther Salazar and Petri Purho
Deth P. Sun and Jonatan “Cactus” Söderström

A reception featuring many of the artists will be held from 6:30 – 10:00 on Friday, March 27. For more information about the show, GRSF, Attract Mode, or Giant Robot magazine, please contact:

Eric Nakamura
Giant Robot Owner/Publisher
[email protected]
(310) 479-7311

1 Comment

  1. 05 September 11, 12:46am

    [...] love this thing. Look at the detail on the stitching. Originally displayed at the Game Over/Continue? show art exhibit in San Fransisco around April of 2009, these cartridges measures at almost 2 feet (17" X 22" to be [...]

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