short biography

Victor Vasarely (born 1908 in Pécs/Hungary, died 1997 in Paris) was a painter and printmaker and the founder of the Op Art. He made images of mathematically calculated geometric forms with kinetic effects by color contrasts. 1955-68 he participated at documenta 1-4 in Kassel.

http://www.vasarely.com/

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collection/s

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki ° Ca la Ghironda, Bologna Centre Pompidou, Paris ° Cranbrook Art Museum, Detroit DePaul University Museum, Chicago Deutsche Bundesbank Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt Fondation Vasarely, Aix-en-Provence Haifa Museum of Art Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo . International Centre of Graphic Art, Ljubljana Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin ° KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum Kunsthalle Bremen ° Kunsthalle Messmer, Riegel am Kaiserstuhl Kunstmuseum Villa Zanders, Bergisch Gladbach Kunstsammlungen der Ruhr-Universität - CAMPUSMUSEUM / SITUATION KUNST LAAC, Dunkerque LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art LAM - Musée d´art moderne de Lille, Villeneuve d´Ascq La Boverie, Liège Les Abattoirs - Frac Midi-Pyrénées, Toulouse ° Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk ° MAC - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, São Paulo . MACCSI - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Sofía Imber, Caracas MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge / MA ° MUSMA Matera MUSPAC L´Aquila Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende, Santiago de Chile Museu Berardo, Lisbon ° Museum Folkwang, Essen ° Museum Modern Art Hünfeld Museum für Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt Museum gegenstandsfreier Kunst, Otterndorf ° Museum im Kulturspeicher, Würzburg ° Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb ° Museums Vledder Musée Cantini, Marseille Musée du Chateau de Montbeliard Muzeum Ziemi Chelmskiej, Chelm Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase Palmer Museum of Art Pori Art Museum QUT Art Museum, Brisbane Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt San Diego Museum of Art Sara Hildén Art Museum Skissernas Museum, Lund Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art Ulster Museum, Belfast Vasarely Museum Budapest Wilhelm Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen documenta Kassel kunsthalle weishaupt Ulm ms Muzeum Sztuki Lodz nbk Neuer Berliner Kunstverein
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group exhibition

OP ART IN FOCUS

16. Jul 2018 16. Jun 2019

group exhibition

ZERO

09. Jun 2018 22. Apr 2019

  • 30. Nov 03. Mar 2002
    Astratta Palazzo Cavour, Turin
  • 26. Aug 04. Nov
    Palomino gfzk | Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig °
  • 10. Jun 07. Oct
    ORNAMENT und ABSTRAKTION Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel °