Nam June Paik, Good Morning, Mr. Orwell, 1984

Good Morning, Mr. Orwell, first broadcasted on New Year’s Day, 1984, was the first international satellite installation by Nam June Paik. Paik coordinated the broadcast and designed the graphics that connect the various live and pre-recorded TV segments. The video features performances by Laurie Anderson, Merce Cunningham, Peter Gabriel and Allen Ginsberg, among others.