Nam June Paik

(American/Korean, 1932–2006)

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Nam June Paik

Fin de Siecle, 1993

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Biography

Timeline

1932
Born in Seoul, South Korea
1956 - 1958
Studied History of Music at Munich University, Germany
Studied Composition at Freiburg Conservatory, Freiburg, Germany
1956
Graduated from the University of Tokyo, Japan
1962
Participated in the Fluxus-Festival, Wiesbaden
1971
Worked at WNET's TV lab in New York, NY
1979
Taught at Kunstakademie Dusseldorf, Germany
1987
Elected a member of the Akademie der Kunste, Berlin, Germany
1991 - 1992
Received the Goslar Kaiserringes Award
Received the UNESCO Picasso Medal
1991
Received the Skowhegan Medal for Video, ME
1993
Received Best Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, Italy

Exhibitions

2013
This is Not a Love Song - La Virreina - Centre de la Imatge, Barcelona
Die Bildhauer. Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, 1945 bis heute - K20 Grabbeplatz, Dusseldorf
Video Vintage 1963-1983 - Beirut Art Center, Beirut
Storage Telling I - Extra-ordinary - Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht
sous influences - arts plastiques et psychotropes - La Maison Rouge, Paris
2012
Nam June Paik: Global Visionary - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
2011
Nam June Paik - LEE galerie BERLIN, Berlin
VIDEO SCREENING 2 2011 - Center for Contemporary Art, CCA Kitakyushu, Kitakyushu
In the Tower: Nam June Paik - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Nam June Paik - Auditorium Parco della Musica, Rome
2010
Nam June Paik - FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), Liverpool (England)
Nam June Paik - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool (England)
Nam June Paik - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
Nam June Paik - Galleria Six, Milan
2009
Media Alchemy - Beall Center for Art + Technology, Irvine, CA
Nam June Paik - Johyun Gallery - Busan, Busan
Nam June Paik Live Feed: 1972 -1994 - James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
Nam June Paik - CAFA Art Museum - China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing
Nam June Paik - Music for all Senses - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
2008
Nam June Paik. Works from the ZKM Collection, Foyer of the EnBW, Karlsruhe, Germany (solo)
2007
Nam June Paik , doART Beijing, China (solo)
2006
Bye Bye, Nam June Paik, The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2004
Nam June Paik: Global Groove, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany
2003
Nam June Paik: Drawings, Mano Gallery, Seoul, South Korea

Public Collections

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid, Spain
DaimlerChrysler Collection, Berlin, Germany
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Art Museum of the Americas, Washington, DC
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC

Literature

2009
Nam June Paik: Exposition of Music, Electronic Television, Revisited. Köln, Germany: Walther König, 2009 (catalogue)
2004
Hanhardt, John G, Jones, Caitlin and Anja Osswald. Nam June Paik: Global Groove. New York: Guggenheim Museum, 2004
2003
Hanhardt, John G, editor. The Worlds Of Nam June Paik. New York: Guggenheim Museum, 2003 (catalogue)
1996
Nam June Paik: Baroque Laser.Ostfildern, Germany: Cantz, 1996
1982
Hanhardt, John G, editor. Nam June Paik. New York: Norton, 1982