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Paik, Nam June 1932-2006

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The worlds of Nam June Paik by John G Hanhardt( Book )

12 editions published in 2000 in English and Korean and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No artist has had a greater influence in imagining and realizing the artistic potential of video and television than Nam June Paik. Through a vast array of installations, videotapes, global television productions, films and performances, Paik has reshaped our perceptions of the temporal image in contemporary art. The Worlds of Nam June Paik is a celebration of the moving image and an appreciation of Paik's impact on the art of the late twentieth century. The full range of Paik's singular achievement is represented--from his early 1960s performance pieces through his videotapes, installations, megatrons and celebrated robot portraits--including his recent, spectacular laser-projection installations in the rotunda of Frank Lloyd Wright's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. In an informative and personal essay, John G. Hanhardt, a longtime supporter of Paik's work, provides an overview of the artist's career while focusing on his important place in the history of the moving image. Also included are a selected exhibition and performance history as well as a selected bibliography [Publisher description]
Nam June Paik by Nam June Paik( Book )

11 editions published in 1982 in English and French and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cage Cunningham by Elliot Caplan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines archival material and eight years of world tour footage to document the 50 year collaboration between composer John Cage and dancer/choreographer Merce Cunningham
Nam June Paik : eine DATA base : la Biennale di Venezia XLV, esposizione internazionale d'arte, 13.6.-10.10.1993, Padiglione Tedesco = German Pavilion = Deutscher Pavillon by Nam June Paik( Book )

14 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nam June Paik by Nam June Paik( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nam June Paik was one of the most innovative artists of the 20th century, whose influence is still felt in music, the visual arts, film and video. In this book, an international range of contributors trace the course of Paik's life and career, exploring his connections with key figures in the 20th-century avant-garde
Merce by Merce by Paik by Nam June Paik( Visual )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collaboration between video artist Nam June Paik and modern dancer and choreographer Merce Cunningham. Cunningham performs two of his works; electronic effects are supplied by Paik
Fluxfilm anthology by Fluxus( Visual )

30 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of over 30 films, ranging from 10 seconds to 10 minutes, all celebrating the ephemeral humor of the Fluxus movement. George Maciunas (1931-78) edited together films by himself, Albert Fine, Eric Andersen, Dick Higgins, George Brecht, Robert Watts, Joe Jones, James Riddle, Wolf Vostell, George Landow, Peter Kennedy (and Mike Parr), Peter Vanderbeek, John Cavanaugh, Jeff Perkins, Nam June Paik, Chieko Shioni, Paul Sharits, Yoko Ono, John Cale, and others."--Container
Strange music of Namjune Paik( Visual )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Namjune Paik, Korean-born avant garde composer, assisted by cellist Charlotte Moorman, in a presentation of several pieces that explore his art. Paik, who revels in the description of himself as "the world's most famous bad pianist" and "the George Washington of video art", has been pushing at the boundaries of electronic music since the possibilities of synthesized music and video first appeared. Here he presents "Global Groove", "The Medium Is the Medium", and "Paik Meets Beethoven" (which he created for the Boston Symphony.) Paik, who had an advanced formal education at Tokyo University and the University of Munich, and studied at the Freiburg Conservatory, was turned into his path as a master nontraditionalist by meeting the avant garde composer John Cage. 1975
Nam June Paik : Werke 1946-1976 : Musik, Fluxus, Video : [Ausstellung], Kölnischer Kunstverein, 19. November 1976-9. Januar 1977 : [Katalog by Nam June Paik( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global groove 2004 by Nam June Paik( Book )

19 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Portant le titre de l'oeuvre récente, la publication fait se côtoyer (sous une même couverture) une anthologie de textes rattachés à la présentation de l'oeuvre au Guggenheim et le fac-similé du catalogue de l'exposition Videa 'n' videology: Nam June Paik : 1959-1973 prés. à Syracuse, New York, au Everson Museum of Art en 1974
Variations V by John Cage( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Variations V reflects the experimentation and spirit of the 1960s -- a collaborative, interactive multi-media event with choreographed dance, elaborate mobile decor, variable lighting, multiple film projection, and live-electronic music often activated by the dancers' movements. Filmed in 1966 at the NDR television studio in Hamburg, Germany, it is historically important as one of the few available films of a Cunningham Dance Company performance from the 1960s and the first commercial release of Variations V. As the dancers performed on stage, their movements interacted with twelve antennas built by Robert Moog and a set of photocells designed by Bell Labs research scientist Billy Klver in such a way as to trigger the transmission of sounds to a 50-channel mixer whose output was heard from six speakers around the hall. The actual sound sources--a battery of tape recorders and radios--were supervised by Cage, David Tudor and Gordon Mumma. The mise-en-scene was supplemented by a film collage by Stan VanDerBeek that included processed television images by Nam June Paik and footage of the dancers shot by VanDerBeek during rehearsals
Art for 25 million people : bon jour, Monsieur Orwell : Kunst und Satelliten in der Zukunft by Nam June Paik( Book )

20 editions published in 1984 in 4 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nam June Paik: videa 'n' videology, 1959-1973 by Nam June Paik( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nam June Paik : Fluxus, Video by Wulf Herzogenrath( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over het werk van de Zuid-Koreaanse videokunstenaar Nam June Paik (1932- )
Nam June Paik : there is no rewind button for life : homage to Nam June Paik, Kunsthalle Bremen, 25th March 2006 = Hommage für Nam June Paik ...( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the addresses and pictures from the Homage to Nam June Paik that took place in the Kunsthalle Bremen on 25th March 2006. The accompanying DVD contains a video documentation of the Homage, as well as many original videos by the participating artists
Global groove by Nam June Paik( Visual )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paik's classic psychedelic collage of off-air images mixed with excerpts of Paik's tapes and films and tapes by friends Jud Yalkut and Robert Breer. The theme is music as a non-verbal communication medium. No doubt influenced by McLuhan's concept of a Global Village, it expresses Paik's idealistic vision that technology could knit together a diverse world
Contemplation : five installations : Barbara Bloom, Ann Hamilton with Kathryn Clark, Nam June Paik, Robert Ryman, James Turrell( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Play it again Nam! a portrait of Nam Paik by Jean Paul Fargier( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musician, thinker, theorist, friend of John Cage, Stockhausen and Georges Maciunas, Nam June Paik has transformed the use of electronics as an art medium, challenging our notions about what can be expected from works of art
Nam June Paik by Jean Paul Fargier( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in French and German and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Processing the signal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary made in America in 1988 and 1989 that brings together some of the most innovatory artists of program art - Bill Viola, Nam June Paik, Kit Fitzgerald, Paul Garrin, John Sanborn, Marie Perillo and Zbigniew Rybczynski among others. Covering program installations, 'satellite art,' program performance and the penetration of program art into conventional television, Processing the Signal is a discussion about these artists' ideas and opinions
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