Nam June Paik: Global Visionary

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Author
John G. Hanhardt and Ken Hakuta
Co-Publisher
Copublished with D Giles Ltd.
Year Published
2012
Pages
208 pp.: Ill
ISBN Hardcover
978-1-907804-20-5
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 11 in.
Description

Internationally recognized as the “father of video art,” Korean-born artist Nam June Paik (1932–2006) transformed twentieth-century art. His innovative media-based artwork was grounded in avant-garde music and performance art, which he used to expand video and television as artistic expressions. Nam June Paik: Global Visionary offers a view into the artist’s creative method by featuring key artworks that convey Paik’s extraordinary accomplishments as well as selections from the Nam June Paik Archive.

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