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Composition is a 1969 work by Victor Vasarely. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

Dimensions 60 x 56.1 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
EditionEdition 93/175
Item NumberIMMA.397 GL
Copyright For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
Image Caption
Victor Vasarely, Composition, 1969, Silkscreen, 60 x 56.1 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992

For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].

About the Artist

Victor Vasarely 1906–1997

Hungarian artist Victor Vasarely studied medicine at the University of Budapest and art at the Podolini-Volkmann Academy and the Bauhaus Muhely, Budapest. He moved to Paris in 1930. Committed to the purity of visual sensation and the accessibility of the art object, Vasarely employed syncopated rhythms and geometric pattern to create his optical paintings. A founding figure within the Op art movement, he was also innovative in advocating the use of computer technology in art making. Vasarely’s work has been exhibited worldwide. The Vasarely Museum Budapest was established by the artist in 1987.
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