short biography

Paik Nam-June (born 1932 in Seoul/Korea, died 2006 in Miami Beach/Florida) lived in New York und Düsseldorf, where he was Professor at Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. He temporarily worked together with Joseph Beuys, George Maciunas, George Brecht John Cage, Charlotte Moorman, Karlheinz Stockhausen and was one of the inventors of happenings and the Fluxus movement. His artistic practice spans many genres, including Video, video installations, multi-monitor installations, performances, environments, objects, music, and multimedia.

http://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-liverpool/exhibition/nam-june-paik

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collection/s

ACKLAND ART MUSEUM Chapel Hill ARGOS, Brussels Akron Art Museum Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo Amore Pacific Museum of Art, Yongin-Si Art Sonje Center, Seoul Artothek München Asia Society and Museum, New York Benesse Art Site, Naoshima CMOA Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh Castellani Art Museum, Lewiston Centre Pompidou, Paris ° Contemporary Austin Crystal Bridges, Bentonville DZ BANK Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt Daimler Contemporary, Berlin DeCordova Museum, Lincoln EMST National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens ° ESSL MUSEUM Klosterneuburg Emily Harvey Foundation, New York Everson Museum of Art Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo . Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Hovikodden Honolulu Academy of Arts Il Giardino di Daniel Spoerri Indianapolis Museum of Art JULIA STOSCHEK COLLECTION DÜSSELDORF Joslyn Art Museum K20/K21 - Kunstsammlung Nordrhein Westfalen KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg Kitchen, New York Kunsthalle Mannheim Kunsthalle zu Kiel ° Kunsthaus Zürich Kunstmuseum St. Gallen Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk ° Ludwig Forum, Aachen ° MAC - Musée d´Art Contemporain, Lyon MAC Montreal ° MACI Isernia MAMCS - Musée d´Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg ° MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt MUMOK Wien Memphis Brooks Museum of Art Museion, Bozen/Bolzano Museu Berardo, Lisbon ° Museum Folkwang, Essen ° Museum Haus Kasuya, Yokosuka Museum Ludwig Köln ° Museum Modern Art Hünfeld Museum Schloss Moyland Museum der Moderne Salzburg Museum für Kommunikation - Frankfurt Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb ° Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea ° Neues Museum Nürnberg Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane SCHAUWERK Sindelfingen ° SFMOMA San Francisco Museum of Modern Art ° SMAK Ghent ° Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt Sammlung zeitgenössischer Kunst der Bundesrepublik Deutschland Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam ° Storm King Art Center Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal Walker Art Center, Minneapolis ° Whitney Museum of American Art, New York ° ZKM | Karlsruhe° Zabludowicz Collection, London kunsthalle weishaupt Ulm museum FLUXUS+ Potsdam nbk Neuer Berliner Kunstverein
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    Zufall Wilhelm Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen