Presentation on theme: "Assignment: Op-Art Painting Light-to-Dark or Dark-to-Light."— Presentation transcript:
Assignment: Op-Art Painting Light-to-Dark or Dark-to-Light
Optical Art Op-Art is short for Optical Art. At the Beginning Ghee Beom Kim
Op-Art Deceives the Eye By means of geometric patterns. Citation Needed
Start of Op-Art Due to the changing times of the 1960's optical illusion art or “Op-Art” started and quickly gained popularity. Metamorphosis 1964 Painting by British Artist- Bridget Riley
Op-Art Referred to as Retinal Art Illusionary Depth Motion Created Through the Repetition of Form and Color Vega-Nor Victor Vasarely
Origins of Op Art Goes back to the mainly European tradition of trompe l'oeil (French for deceives the eye). The Enigma Illusion Isia Leviant
M.C. Escher (1898-1972) Known for using: Tessellation Figure Ground Reversal What do you see first the angel or the demon? Circle Limit IV
Victor Vasarely (1906-1997) Zebra Known for: Changing perspective and placement of 2D objects. See how the lines change to make a zebra?
Bridget Riley (1931-Today) Cataract 3 Known for: The military using her artwork for motion sickness. How does looking at this picture make you feel?
Basic Layout 1. 9”x12” manila paper 2. Draw a vertical and horizontal axis 3. Cross through the center. 4. From center, mark nine ½”points 5. On each axis. 6. Connect the points on each axis 7. Choose diamond, star, or square
Painting Layout 1. Number Sections 1-9. 2. Paint the pure hue in Section 5. 3. Have the lightest tint at Section 1 and the darkest shade at Section 9 OR the darkest shade at Section 1 and the lightest tint at Section 9. 4. Accuracy of brushwork is more demanding in smaller area for each section. 5. Value transition must be even and consistent.
Your consent to our cookies if you continue to use this website.