Special Exhibition Our Bright Future–Cybernetic Fantasy Progress
- Venue/ Nam June Paik Art Center
- Period/ 2017.07.20(Thu) ~ 2017.11.05(Sun)
The exhibition features contemporary artists’ thoughts and reflections on the rapidly changing technological environment. Since the Great Exhibition in 1851 at Crystal Palace, London, the rosy future promised by the state-driven technological development has brought about today’s fourth industrial revolution led by the internet and digital information technology. However, the belief that technological advance will open a new world for human beings has, in return, produced the fear that the very technology will also take away jobs from humans and even their identity .
Special Exhibition – Imaginary Asia Close
- Venue/ Nam June Paik Art Center, 2F
- Period/ 2017.03.09(Thu) ~ 2017.07.02(Sun)
Imaginary Asia interrogates newly emergent approaches in contemporary art that deal with history. Collaborating with artists whose visions reinterpret or come to terms with varying historical changes in Asia on personal levels, Nam June Paik Art Center proposes to take a close look at the ways of mapping out Asian histories. This exhibition is not about ‘History’, namely records of the visitors, but ‘histories’-multifaceted documentations produced by each one of us, through subjective perspectives and embedded within the tangible textures of our lives.
Alternative Dreams Close
- Venue/ Dongdaemun Design Plaza & Park Design Museum 2F
- Period/ 2016.11.09(Wed) ~ 2017.02.05(Sun)
Organized by Kansong Art and Culture Foundation, Seoul Design Foundation, SBS, Gyeonggi Cultural Foundation Hosted by Kansong C&D, Nam June Paik Art Center Supported by Samsunng Gear VR, Samsung SUHD TV, Daejeon Terminal Complex, Arts Council Korea, Korea Mecenat Association, munhwaeum, FABER CASTELL, KAI, Media Naver Although countless great artists have existed in Korean art […]
Special Exhibition – New Gameplay Close
- Venue/ Nam June Paik Art Center 2F
- Period/ 2016.07.20(Wed) ~ 2017.02.19(Sun)
The exhibition New Gameplay is comprised of six sections, presenting works of game art ranging from art that has computer games as its subject to computer games designed by artists. Classic media art and video games will also be a part of this engaging dialogue.
The 10th Anniversary Remembrance Exhibition of Nam June Paik Wrap around the Time
Through Wrap around the Time, various studies will be conducted about Paik, and new discourses will be generated. Also, Paik and contemporary artists will become one across the spatial and temporal gap between the 20th and the 21st centuries. Our focus is not only on re-illuminating Paik’s art, but also focusing on and verifying the infinite expandability of Paik’s artistic world.
Exhibition Promotion Video
Nam June Paik Art Center is pleased to present the first solo exhibition in Korea by the 2014 Nam June Paik Art Center Prize winner Haroon Mirza. The exhibition, titled 'Circuits & Sequences' will feature new and recent works by Mirza and will run from 29 October 2015 till 7 February 2016.