OP Art Creating an Illusion. What is OP-Art??? Op art, also known as optical art, is used to describe some paintings and other works of art which use

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OP Art Creating an Illusion Slide 2 What is OP-Art??? Op art, also known as optical art, is used to describe some paintings and other works of art which use optical illusions. Slide 3 Who & When Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)- He is the acknowledged leader of the Op Art movement. In the 1930-40s, Vasarely discovered his place in abstract art. In the 1930-40s, Vasarely discovered his place in abstract art. Slide 4 When the viewer looks at them, the impression is given of movement, hidden images, flashing and vibration, patterns, or alternatively, of swelling or warping. Slide 5 Vasarelys Zebra 1938 Slide 6 More Op-Art Slide 7 Color Illusions Color can play tricks on the eye Slide 8 Stare at the black plus sign in the center. What happens??? Slide 9 The two shades of green are actually one shade of green, but because of the placement they appear to be two different colors. Slide 10 Slide 11 Slide 12 Slide 13 Slide 14 Slide 15 Slide 16 Slide 17 Slide 18 Slide 19 Slide 20 Examples of what YOU can do Examples of what YOU can do Examples of Bridget Riley Slide 21 Slide 22 Slide 23 Slide 24 Slide 25 Four of the most famous Optical Artists are : BRIGET RILEY VASARELY JOSEPH ALBERS HEINZ MACK Slide 26 Slide 27 Slide 28 Slide 29 Slide 30 Slide 31 Fashion Op-Art Slide 32 M.C. Escher Slide 33 Slide 34 Slide 35 Slide 36 Slide 37 Slide 38 Slide 39 Slide 40 Slide 41 Slide 42 Past student work Slide 43 Slide 44 Slide 45 Slide 46 Slide 47 Slide 48 Slide 49 Slide 50 Slide 51 Slide 52 Slide 53 Slide 54 Slide 55 Lets do some ourselves