Events & Gatherings
Nam June Paik: Moon Is The Oldest TV, Amanda Kim
The life and times of Nam June Paik, one of the most famous Asian artists of the 20th century, who coined the phrase “Electronic Superhighway” and revolutionized the use of technology as an artistic canvas and prophesied both the fascist tendencies and intercultural understanding that would arise from the interconnected metaverse of today’s world.
Nam June Paik: Moon Is The Oldest TV
Directed by Amanda Kim
2023, United States, 107 minutes, not rated
Event/Exhibition meta autogenerated block.
August 18 at 7:00PM
This August, Cinema at the Museum presents a series of films that look at the art of documentary and the methods in which the genre reflects and connects the world of art to the screen. These films dive into themes of camaraderie, resilience, decolonization, innovation, and representation, all through the lens of documentarians showcasing ways in which artists create work that impacts the communities around them.
Film tickets are $10; free admission for members and youth under 18.
Talks, tours and other events are admission by donation or free with membership.