Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

  • Photonics Design and Solutions

Photonics Spectra
Jan 2002
Lasers as Art: Morphing Technology

Tony Gutierrez

Lasers support a multitude of disciplines, from manufacturing and medicine to communications, entertainment and the arts. Recently, lasers have taken center stage and have become art themselves.

Alternative media pioneer and artistic visionary Nam June Paik has incorporated lasers into his exhibits, most recently at the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain, where more than 417,000 visitors attended an exhibition of his work, "The Worlds of Nam June Paik." The exhibit represented a convergence of two seemingly unrelated events of the 1960s: the Fluxus radical art movement and the development of the laser…

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2016 Photonics Media
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!