Computer Opera: Soundtrack to Revolution
Smithsonian Magazine recently published an article detailing former-Smithsonian post-doctoral fellow Gregory Zinman’s discovery of a computer opera amongst the Nam June Paik archive.
Nam June Paik was a Korean-American artist whose work has deeply impacted media culture and the relationship between technology and art. This find is among many notable pieces uncovered that demonstrates Paik’s ability to transform unexpected mediums, most notably video, into art.
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