Tuesday, April 30, 2013


All Star Video (1984) Part 1.. with Nam June Paik and Ryuichui Sakamoto.




Nam June Paik (July 20, 1932 – January 29, 2006) was a Korean-born American artist. He worked with a variety of media and is considered to be the first video artist.[1]
Paik is credited with an early usage (1974) of the term "super highway" in application to telecommunications.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nam_June_Paik

Ryuichi Sakamoto (坂本 龍一 Sakamoto Ryūichi?, born January 17, 1952) is an Academy Award-winning Japanese musician, composer, record producer and actor, based in New York and Tokyo. He plays keyboards in the influential Japanese electropop band Yellow Magic Orchestra
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryuichi_Sakamoto

Electronic Masks 1976

(1976) This is a example of early video art by internationally renowned technologist and EVL/UIC MFA alumni Barbara Sykes using the color capability of the Sandin Analogue Image Processor - the "Color IP".

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