Paik’s Video Study
Paik’s Video Study is the world’s only Nam June Paik’s video archives streaming system in an online environment. Paik hoped that Nam June Paik Art Center would become the worldwide leader among museums in researching his video archives. Paik’s Video Study, a realization of the artist’s hope, allows users to enjoy and research Paik’s videos as well as to create their own video studies using the feature of making my own video list. In addition, users can check out relevant research outputs created and collected by NJP Art Center during the past 10 years. Paik’s Video Study allowing closer access to Paik’s artistic ideas is expected to help awaken new interest in the artist.
A crux of Paik’s Video Study, VIDEOS presents the videos from Nam June Paik Art Center Video Archives. WORKS comprises various editions and clips of Paik’s single channel videos and source works for video sculptures and installations. DOCUMENTATIONS includes interviews of Paik’s and colleagues’, documentation videos of exhibitions as well as performances, home videos, and footages for artworks and broadcasts. BROADCASTS consists of documentaries, interviews, and news clips aired via broadcasting stations.
ARCHIVES presents relevant images and texts from Nam June Paik Art Center archive collections. NAM JUNE PAIK consists of archival items such as photographs, brochures, posters, invitations, clippings that are related to Paik’s videos. NAM JUNE PAIK ART CENTER comprises images of exhibitions held at NJP Art Center, which enhance the understanding of Paik’s videos. RESEARCH uploads published texts on Paik’s art practice.
COLLECTION presents images of Paik’s selective works from NJP Art Center’s artwork collection. Paik’s works include sculpture and installation, photography, robot, painting, and machinery.