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Nam June Paik Unisex T-Shirt

$28.00 $25.20
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Unisex size Large t-shirt.

Featuring the Nam June Paik artwork TV Crown, 1965/1999.
Manipulated television, audio generators, audio amplifier, and capacitor/battery.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, gift of the Hakuta family.

TV Crown consists of a modified TV hooked up to two audio generators and an amplifier. Paik rewired the monitor so that the display is not coming from a broadcast or video signal, but from the real-time translation of audio waves into a visual line and patterns. The work was originally conceived as interactive: adjusting the audio generators changes the shape of the image and adjusting the amplitude changes its cadence and pace.