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The Art of Pop Video: Crowdsourced Exhibition Play

The Art of Pop Video exhibition features over 100 videos that tell the story of the pop video, marking the medium's substantial contribution to popular culture.

Visitors to our website, Facebook and Twitter were asked what they though were the best videos in a series of categories and these are the results!

It was a closely fought contest with 3 categories having joint winners and single votes separating first and second place videos.

The winners range from amateur, self shot videos to big budget epics with unknowns and big name directors all represented.

Youth Culture
Joint Winners:
Boombox 100 - Ely Kim
Stress - Justice

2nd Place:
Pork and Beans - Weezer

Courted Controversy
Joint Winners:
Punk Prayer "Virgin Mary, Put Putin Away" - Pussy Riot
Smack My Bitch Up - The Prodigy

2nd Place:
Like a Prayer - Madonna

Represents Emotion
Joint Winners:
Hurt - Johnny Cash
Nothing Compares 2U - Sinead O'Connor

2nd Place:
Atmosphere - Joy Division

Makes You Laugh
Praise You - Fatboy Slim

2nd Place:
White Knuckles - Ok Go

Thriller - Michael Jackson

2nd Place:
Around the World - Daft Punk

More information about The Art of Pop Video can be found on our website at
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