BANG Venus Pinball

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  1-4. BANG Sign, 1997
4 feet x 12 feet x 10 inches
  6.-12. Venus Pinball, 1997
Acrylic, steel, wood, pump, latex, electronic devices, audio system, neon
44" x 20" x 30"

 

The Pinball Venus is an orifice-optimized pinball machine that reveals a parody of maleness in its falsetto cooing-queen soundtrack. It's a candy carnival of performance anxiety and techno-love. The machine was part of "Some Young Fun" at the Richard Heller Gallery, in Santa Monica, CA.