@March 26, 2022 2:00 PM (GMT+8) → March 26, 2022 2:00 PM (GMT+8)
Learn how to use various tools in video-making—from the fundamental "hacking" of a video or image file, to the latest deepfake applications—from local artist Lim Shengen. Discover what it means to use such tools of programming and coding as methods of production, and as a way of thinking in art-making.
About Nam June Paik: The Future is Now This programme is organised in conjunction with the special exhibition Nam June Paik: The Future is Now. This large-scale institutional exhibition of visionary artist Nam June Paik surveys five decades of his pioneering work in the use of television and video in art. A key figure in the avant-garde movements of the 20th century, he was also one of the first international superstars in the art world. Find out more here.
Artist: Shengen Lim has a multidisciplinary practice which currently involves exploring space, time, static and vibration as aesthetic experiences. His work touches on issues in contemporary media art and culture, and makes use of alchemic processes and engineering methodologies to bring new perspectives into traditional practices. He graduated from LASALLE College of the Arts with a BA (Hons) in Fine Arts and was an engineering researcher with the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. His work—which bridges art, science and technology—has been showcased in various countries’ biennales and museums.
This programme is made possible with the support of U.S. Embassy Singapore.