Posts Tagged ‘Nam June Paik’

Berlin Art Week 2019 at a Glance

Aug. 07, 2019
It’s almost that time when the art world emerges from its summer hibernation and kicks into full swing with the busiest time of the year: Berlin Art Week. From September 11–15 there will be[read on]

Exhibition // Trickery and Talks at the Akademie der Künste

Article by Alena Sokhan in Berlin // Oct. 08, 2014.
A remarkably well dressed but sweaty swarm crowded at the stairs of the “Vertigo of Reality” exhibition on Tuesday Sep. 17, displaying a notably pushy enthusiasm for an art opening. It was worth the wait: through interventions, tech gadgets, and trickery the works delivered an experience that uprooted, subverted, and…[read on…]

Bending Tubes

Article by Axel Andersson – in Berlin; Tuesday, Apr. 16, 2013.

Before television sets became thin, digital and sterile they were chunky (and strangely anthropomorphic) because they needed to host a large cathode ray tube (CRT). At the base of this tube, furthest from the viewer, was one or more ‘guns’ firing electrons (in colour TV one each for red, green and blue) through a vacuum that would eventually land on a…[read on…]