Обложка книги Il Giocoliere Elettronico: Nam June Paik E L'Invenzione Della Videoarte

Il Giocoliere Elettronico: Nam June Paik E L'Invenzione Della Videoarte

ISBN: 8877571586;
Издательство: Hopeful Monster
Страниц: 160

Book DescriptionAn homage to Nam June Paik, The Electronic Wizard focuses on the video art pioneer's intense period of collaboration with cellist Charlotte Moorman. Opening the book is a series of black-and-white photographs, many of them shot by Peter Moore, documenting the complex relationship and artistic collaboration between Paik and Moorman, which began in 1964 and continued for a decade. The American musician is portrayed in various performances, in particular Opera Sextronique from 1967. Next come Paik's video sculptures, made of old radios, ancient televisions, and other retro objects--robot like forms that appear as ironic and imaginary metaphorical portraits of the soul of the new electronic man. The Electronic Wizard closes with a section dedicated to Paik's videos, presenting stills from eighteen individual works made between 1974 and 1989, including Beatles Electronique , Electronic Yoga , Good Morning Mr. Orwell , and Living...