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Paik Nam-june’s ‘Suite 212′ to be Exhibited in Seoul

Paik Nam-june’s ‘Suite 212′ to be Exhibited in Seoul

SEOUL, Sept. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — One of the famous late Korean-American video artist Paik Nam-june’s major works will be on display in Seoul later this week, the Seoul city government said Thursday. “The three-month exhibition of Paik Nam-june’s ‘Suite 212′ will start Saturday via a 29×7.7-meter big screen, called the Seoullo Media Canvas, at [...]

Paik Nam-june’s Massive Video Tower at MMCA to Flick Back to Life in 2022

Paik Nam-june’s Massive Video Tower at MMCA to Flick Back to Life in 2022

SEOUL, Sept. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Measuring 18.5 meters in height and 11 m in diameter, a massive pagoda of TV monitors has been the symbol of South Korea’s National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA) in Gwacheon, south of Seoul, and the quintessence of Korean-American artist Paik Nam-june’s (1932-2006) pioneering video art career. [...]

Namsangol Hanok Village to Exhibit Work of Paik Nam-june

Namsangol Hanok Village to Exhibit Work of Paik Nam-june

The ‘Illuminating the world’ exhibition will stage ‘Lamp’, a media art piece produced by Paik in 1994, and the ‘Revolution Family’ series until January 11. The ‘<Neoanthropinae series>, Flying Man’ by artist Kim Jin-woo will be exhibited until November 20. The piece grafts the movement of machines and sounds together to show the imagination of [...]