Monday, October 14, 2013

Art in Search of a Soundtrack

Posted By on Mon, Oct 14, 2013 at 3:53 PM

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And now for something completely awesome. The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art is inviting musicians and composers to create an instrumental soundtrack for video artist Nam June Paik’s Vide-O-belisk, the huge multimedia sculpture that lives in, and pretty much dominates, the Brooks' rotunda.

Check out all the details here.

This is the second installment of "The Paik Sessions." Last time around I interviewed organizer Luís van Seixas for WKNO. He's got an interesting story to tell so I'm attaching the interview below for folks who may have missed it the first time around.

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