Elements and Principles of Design - OP Art


Op Art
A twentieth century art style in which artists sought to create an impression of movement on the picture surface by means of optical illusion.


Op Art by
Bridget Riley

· Blaze 4
· Movement in Squares
· Intake
· Fall


Op Art by
Victor Vasarely

· Andromeda
· Opus 2604
· Zebra


Assignment #11

Op Art

Using a unique “checker-board” design using vertical lines and concentric circles, you will create a colorful optical illusion design in asymmetrical balance. It will have rhythm, pattern and movement.


Op-Art example set 1 Op-Art example set 2 Op-Art example 3

Alternate Instructions for More Advanced Artists