Argentinian artist Julio Le Parc is one of the forefathers of the Op Art and Kinetic Art movements which were popular across the world during the 1960s. He is celebrated for his perceptually illusory paintings, sculptures and installations that present a utopian vision for art and society and break down the boundaries between the viewer and the work. He refers to his works as “disturbances in the artistic system,” a phrase which denotes… Read more
About the artwork
Argentinian artist Julio Le Parc is best known for his pioneering works of Kinetic art. The 89-year old artist, who is still working today, uses optical illusions to break down the boundaries between art and the viewer, creating hypnotic patterns that appear to move across the page.