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  • Victor Vasarely and Op Art of the 1960s

    September 25th, 2012 · 9:17 am  →  Appraisal Art History Blog

    Victor Vasarely (Hungarian, 1906-1997) is hailed for his influence and leadership in the post World Word II art movement, Op Art.  The term Op art (short for optical art) was first coined by Time Magazine in 1964 to describe art that creates a trompe l’oeil effect, or trick of the eye.  With roots in bothRead the Rest…