Nam June Paik’s nephew Ken Hakuta remembers his uncle as a visionary who destroyed his toys all in the name of art

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Nam June Paik was a pioneering figure in multimedia art, who worked with radios, televisions, robotics and computers to explore humanity’s ever-changing relationship with technology.

Credited with being the first person to coin the term ‘electronic super-highway’, his influence can be seen today all over the internet and popular culture. 

In this episode of TateShots, inventor Ken Hakuta remembers his uncle and his unconventional approach to life, art and music lessons.