Music Is Not Sound
Artwork: Music Is Not Sound
Size: 116.8 x 182.9 x 104.1 cm
Medium: Single-channel video system, acrylic on 2 tv-chairs with 9' color monitors, 2 cymbals, mallet, 2 found bust sculptures and 2 plastic telephones
Creation year: 1988
Marks: Signed and dated '88 PAIK' on the right TV monitor
Category: New Media Art
Artwork details : This work is from a series of 6 unique variants
Provenance: Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati Private Collection, Germany; Acquired from the previous by the present owner circa 1995
Exhibition history: London, Hayward Gallery, Nam June Paik, Video Works 1963 - 88, September 29 - December 11, 1988, no. 20, p. 39; New York, James Cohan Gallery, Nam June Paik, Music is Not Sound, September 11 - October 20, 2019

Phillips New York

Date: 2020-12-08
Lot Number: 159
Low Estimate: $100000
High Estimate: $150000
Hammer Price: Not Sold