Born in 1932 in (Korea)
Biographie
Bibliographie
Liste expositions

Liste des expositions

Solo exhibitions (selection)

2012-2013
Nam June Paik, Art in Process, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C. (United States)

2011
Video Screening 2, CCA Kitakyushu Project Gallery, Kitakyushu (Japan)

2010-2011
Museum Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf (Germany) ; Tate Liverpool, Liverpool (United Kingdom)
 
2010
Stiftung Museum Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf (Germany)

2007
Nam June Paik y Corea, de la fantástico a lo hiperreal, Fundación Telefónica, Madrid (Spain)

2006
Bye Bye, Nam Jun Paik, Watarium Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (Japan)
In memoriam, Museum of Modern Art, New York (United States)
Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, Calif. (United States)
Paik on Paper, Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum (Germany)

2005
Den Zufall im Griff, Galerie Reckermann, Cologne (Germany)
Olympe de Gouges, Musée d'art moderne de la Ville de Paris à la Maison de la Radio France, Paris (France)

2004
Sun Art Center, Seoul (Republic of Korea)
Nam June Paik, Award 2004 der Kunstschiftung NRW, Phoenix Halle, Dortmund (Germany)
Global Groove 2004, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin (Germany)
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra (Australia)
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (Australia)

2002
Nam June Paik, Fluxus und Video Skulptur, Wilhelm-Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg (Germany)
Il giocoliere elettronico, Nam June Paik e l'invenzione della videoarte, Palazzo Cavour, Turin (Italy)

2000
Nam June Paik, Zeichnungen, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel (Switzerland)
The World of Nam June Paik, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (United States)

1999-2000
Nam June Paik, Fluxus-Video, Kunsthalle, Bremen (Germany)
1997
The Electronic Super Highway, Nam June Paik in the Nineties, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (United States)

1996
The Electronic Super Highway, Bill Clinton Stole my Ideas, Copenhagen (Denmark)
The Electronic Super Highway, Nam June Paik in the Nineties, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, Calif. (United States) ; Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, Calif. (United States)

1995
Nam June Paik, Video Sculptures and Video Installations, Ars Nova, Turku (Finland)
The Electronic Super Highway, Nam June Paik in the Nineties, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis (United States) ; Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus (United States) ; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphie (United States) ; Holly Solomon Gallery, New York (United States).
Nam June Paik-Baroque Laser, Westfälisches Landesmuseum Münster / Münster-Sankt Mauritz, Parish Church Mariae Himmelfahrt-Dyckburg, Munster (Germany)

1994
The Electronic Super Highway, Nam June Paik in the Nineties, Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (United States)

1993
Nam June Paik, Eine Data Base, Pavillon allemand, Biennale di Venezia, Venice (Italy)
Jardin illuminé, Sammlung Hauser & Wirth, Zurich (Switzerland)

1992
Nam June Paik, Retrospective, Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Vienna (Austria)
Electro-Symbio Phonics for Phoenix, Public Art Commission, American West Arena Phoenix, Phoenix, Ariz. (United States) ; Casino Knokke, Knokke-le-Zoute (Belgium)
Nam June Paik : Retrospective, Museum of Modern Art, Seoul (Republic of Korea)
Nam June Paik, Arti Elettroniche, Cinema e Media Verso il XXI Secolo, Palazzo delle Exposizioni, Rome (Italy)

1991
Nam June Paik, Retrospektive, Kunsthaus, Zurich (Switzerland) ; Kunsthalle, Basel (Switzerland)

1989
La Fée électronique, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (France)

1988
Nam June Paik, Family of Robot, Hayward Gallery, South Bank Center, London (United Kingdom)

1986
Nam June Paik, Sculpture, Painting and Laser Photography, Holly Solomon Gallery, New York (United States)

1985
Nam June Paik, Family of Robot, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati (United States) ; International Art Exposition, Chicago, Ill. (United States)

1984
Good Morning Mr. Orwell, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)

1982
Nam June Paik, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (United States) ; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (United States).
Tricolor Video, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)

1981
Random Access-Paper TV, Galerie Watari, Tokyo (Japan)

1978
TV Garden, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)
Nam June Paik, Musée d'art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (France)

1976
Nam June Paik, Werke 1946-1976, Music-Fluxus-Video, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne (Germany) ; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (Netherlands).
Projects, Nam June Paik, Museum of Modern Art, New York (United States)

1974
Electronic Art IV, Bonino Gallery, New York (United States)
Fish on the Sky-Fish Hardly Flies Anymore on the Sky - Let fishes fly again, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York (United States)

1971
Electronic Art III, Bonino Gallery, New York (United States)

1968
Electronic Art II, Bonino Gallery, New York (United States)

1965
Nam June Paik, Electronic TV, Color TV Experiments, 3 Robots, 2 Zen Boxes, and 1 Zen Can, New School for Social Research, New York (United States)
Electronic Art, Bonino Gallery, New York (United States)

1963
Exposition of Music-Electronic Television, Galerie Parnass, Wuppertal (Germany)


Group exhibitions (selection)

2011
Video, an art, a History, 1965-2010, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore (Republic of Singapore)
Measuring the World, Heterotopias and Knowledge Spaces in Art, Kunsthaus, Graz (Austria)
Vidéo et après [with Jud Yalkut], Musée national d'art moderne-Centre de création industrielle, Paris (France)
 
2010
Pasado-presente, Colección Nuevos Medios Centro Pompidou, Espacio Fundación Telefónica, Madrid (Spain)
Art Gwangju 2010, Kimdaejung Convention Center, Gwangju (Republic of Korea)
Powerhouse, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul (Republic of Korea)
Trickster Makes This World [with Heman Chong], Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin (Republic of Korea)
Moving Images, Artists & Video-Film, Museum Ludwig, Cologne (Germany)
The Flower of May, Gwangju Biennale Foundation, Gwangju (Republic of Korea)
Random Access, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin (Republic of Korea)
 
2009
Vital Signals, Japanese and American Video Art from the 1960s and 70s, Open Television, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, Calif. (United States)
Open Television, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, Calif. (United States)
Die Kunst ist Super ! Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin (Germany)
Record>Again ! Ludwig Forum für Internazionale Kunst, Aachen (Germany)
EXPosition of mythology, Electronic technology, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin (Republic of Korea)
Macro, Summer in Rome, Museo d'arte contemporanea, Rome (Italy)
Pop-Up ! Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aix-la-Chapelle (Germany)
Center for Curatorial Studies and Hessel Museum of Art, Annadale-on-Hudson, N.Y. (United States)
The Art of Participation, 1950 to Now, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, Calif. (United States)

2008-2009
Now Jump, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin (Republic of Korea)

2008
Fluxus Scores and Instructions, the Transformative Years 'Make a salad', Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde (Denmark)
Art Brussels, 26th Contemporary Art Fair, Brussels Expo, Hall 1 & 3, Brussels (Belgium)
Good Morning Mr. Nam June Paik, Korean Cultural Centre, London (United Kingdom)

2007-2008
Colecção Centre Pompidou no Museu do Chiado, Centre Pompidou Novos Media 1965-2003, Museu nacional de arte contemporânea, Museu do Chiado, Lisbon (Portugal)

2007
Fluxus, una larga historia con muchos nudos, Allemania 1962-1994, Centro andaluz de arte contemporáneo, Sevilla (Spain)
Visit(e), Contemporary Art in Germany, Escape culturel ING, Cultuurcentrum ING, Brussels (Belgium)
Télémétries, Galerie Villa des Tourelles, Nanterre (France)
Centre Pompidou, Video Art 1965-2005, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne (Australia)

2006-2007
First Generation, Art and the Moving Image, 1963-1986, Museo nacional Centro de arte Reina Sofía, Madrid (Spain)
The New Media Collection 1965-2005, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (Australia)

2006
Video die 80er Jahre, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf (Germany)
Video, An Art, a History, 1965-2005, New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Miami Art Central, Miami, Fla. (United States)
New Media Collection, 1965-2005, Centre Pompidou, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei (Taiwan)
Nothing, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt (Germany)
Videokunst der 60er Jahre in Deutschland, Kunsthalle, Bremen (Germany)
Summertime, Galerie m Bochum Fotografie, Bochum (Germany)
The Expanded Eye, Kunsthalle, Zurich (Switzerland)
Photo-Trafic, Centre pour l'image contemporaine Saint-Gervais, Geneva (Switzerland)
Berlin-Tokio, Tokio-Berlin, Die Kunst zweier Städte, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin (Germany)
Oeuvres vidéo de la collection Pierre Huber, Magasin, Centre national d'art contemporain, Grenoble (France)
What sound does a color make ? Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth (New Zealand)
Summer of Love, Kunsthalle, Vienna (Austria)
Art Space Germany, SCA Gallery, Sydney (Australia)
Sip my Ocean, Louisiana Museum of Contemporary Art, Humblebaek (Denmark)
40jahrevideokunst.de-Die 60er, Kunsthalle, Bremen (Germany)
Tokyo-Berlin, Berlin-Tokyo, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo (Japan)
35th International Film Festival Rotterdam, International Film Festival, Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Moving Time, Tribute to Nam June Paik, Korean Cultural Service, New York (United States)

2005-2006
Temps de vídeo 1965-2005, Col.lecció Nouveaux Medias del Centre Pompidou amb la participació de la col.lecció d'art contemporani Fundació 'La Caixa', Fundació La Caixa, Barcelona (Spain)
Superstars, Kunsthalle, Vienna (Austria)

2005
Paik and Beyond, Art Cologne, Cologne (Germany)
Dall occhio'elletronico
, Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli (Italy)
50 Jahre-Years documenta, 1955-2005, Kunsthalle Friedericianum, Cassel (Germany)
Mixed Double, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, Pa. (United States)
Ein Ring von Unschätzbarem Wert, Museum Franz Gertsch, Burgdorf (Switzerland)
Videographies, ­The Early Decades, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (Greece)
Sammlung 2005-Neupräsentation der erweiterten Sammlung, K21 Kunstsammlung, Dusseldorf (Germany)
I am Making Art, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane (Australia)
Art Locality Germany, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest (Romania)
Il teatro dell'arte, Villa Manin, Centre for Contemporary Art, Codroipo (Italy)
An International Legacy, Selections from Carnegie Museum of Art, Columbus Museum of Art, Miss. (United States)
Über Schönheit, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin (Germany)
Wonderwall, Netherlands Media Art Institute Montevideo, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Contemporanea, Fundación Juan March, Madrid (Spain)

2004-2005
Video Sculpture in Germany since 1963, Faculty of Fine Arts Gallery, Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Woman, Metamorphosis of modernity, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona (Spain)
Central Station, La Maison Rouge, Paris (France)
Encontros com o modernismo, Museu de arte moderna, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
Friedrich Christian Flick Collection, Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin (Germany)

2004
Sons et lumières, une histoire de son dans l'art du 20ème siècle, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)
Video Sculpture in Germany since 1963, National Gallery, Bangkok (Thailand)
Hypermedia, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, Calif. (United States)
Becoming Father, Becoming Infant, Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York (United States)
Video et cogito, Wiederhergestellte Künstlervideos der Sammlung, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen (Germany)
World Wide Video Festival, World Wide Video Festival, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Prima e dopo l'immagine, Museo d'arte contemporanea, Rivoli (Italy)
Collection Agnès b., Les Abattoirs - Frac Midi-Pyrénées, Toulouse (France)
Arte del video, Il viaggio dell¹uomo immobile, Fondazione Ragghianti, Lucca (Italy)
Art & Life, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (Japan)
Videospritz, Studio Tommaseo, Trieste (Italy)
New arrivals, Multiples, Conny Dietzschold Gallery, Sydney (Australia)
Treasure Island, 10 Jahre Sammlung Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg (Germany)
Nam June Paik, Fabrice Hybert,…, Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (Japan)

2003-2004
X-screen, Film Installations and Actions in the 1960s and 1970s, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna (Austria)
Recent Acquisitions, Musée d'art contemporain, Montreal, Quebec (Canada)
Nothing Special, FACT, Liverpool (United Kingdom)

2002-2003
Video acts, single channel works from the collections of Pamela and Richard Kramlich and New Art Trust, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York (United States)
Who's Afraid of Contemporary Art ? Israel Museum, Jerusalem (Israel)

2002
Les animaux sortent de la réserve, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)
Fluxus und Videoskulptur, Stiftung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg (Germany)
Reineland is my artistic Heimat, NRW, Forum Kultur und Wirtschaft, Dusseldorf (Germany)

2001
L'arte elettronica, metamorfosi e metafore, Galleria civica d'arte moderna, Ferrara (Italy)

2000
The New Frontier, Art and Television 1960-65, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, Tex. (United States)

1999
Stille Wasser, 7 Räume, 7 Künstler um Franz Gertsch, Kunst Museum, Thun (Switzerland)

1997
Video Opera Performance Coyote 3, Anthology Film Archives, New York (United States)

1996
Raw-Edged Women, Multi-Media Erotic Cabaret Cinema, Anthology Film Archives, New York (United States)

1995
3e Biennale de Lyon, Musée d'art contemporain, Lyon (France)

1994
Tuning Up, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg (Germany)
Hors Limites, l'art et la vie, 1952-1994, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)

1993
The Portrait Now, National Portrait Gallery, London (United Kingdom)
Art Chicago International 1993, Chicago (United States)
Taejon Exposition, Taejon (Republic of Korea)
Biennale di Venezia, Venice (Italy)

1992
Pour la suite du monde, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec (Canada)
Territorium Artis, Kunst und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik, Bonn (Germany)
Flux Attitudes, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York (United States)
Nam June Paik, Video and Paper with Allen Ginsberg, galerie Meegun, Seoul (Republic of Korea)

1989
Magiciens de la terre, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Pompidou ; Grande Halle, La Villette, Paris (France)
Image World, Art and Media Culture
, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (United States)
Nam June Paik, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, Calif. (United States)

1988
Video Art, Expanded Forms, Whitney Museum of American Art at Equitable Center, New York (United States)

1987
documenta 8, Friedericianum Museum, Cassel (Germany)
1987 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (United States)

1984
XLI Exposizione Internationale La Biennale di Venezia, Venice (Italy)
The Luminous Image, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Nam June Paik, John Cage, Merce Cunningham, galerie Won, Seoul (Republic of Korea)
Joseph Beuys and Nam June Paik, Galerie Watari, Tokyo (Japan)

1982
Videokunst in Deutschland, 1963-1982, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne (Germany)
Wiesbaden FLUXUS 1962-1982, Eine kleine Geschichte von Fluxus in drei Teilen, Wiesbaden ; Cassel ; Berlin (Germany)

1981
1981 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (United States)

1977
documenta 6, Friedericianum Museum, Cassel (Germany)
1977 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (United States)

1975
Video Art, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa. (United States) ; Chicago Art Institute, Chicago, Ill. (United States)
Art Transition, Center for Advanced Visual Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technologies, Cambridge, Mass. (United States)

1974
Project '74, Aspekte Internationaler Kunst am Anfand des 70er Jahre, Kunsthalle Köln, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne (Germany)

1973
Circuit, A Video Invitational, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, N.Y. (United States)

1971
Videoshow, The New American Film-makers Series, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (United States)

1970
Vision and Television, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass. (United States)
Happening and Fluxus, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne (Germany)

1969
Electronic Art, Art Gallery, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif. (United States)
TV as a Creative Medium, Howard Wise Gallery, New York (United States)

1968
The Machine, As Seen at the End of the Mechanical Age, Museum of Modern Art, New York (United States)

1967
Light, Motion, Space, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minn. (United States)

1966
Programmed Art, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence (United States)
Art Turns on, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Mass. (United States)