1920s Ohio Bank gets a major Memphis
Curbed1920s Ohio Bank gets a major Memphis makeoverCurbedMueller's Pop Life gallery will provide wall space for artworks as vibrant as Walala's mural, including works by Keith harin, Victor Vasarely, and Alex Grey. The 5,500-square-foot interior is currently under renovation, but will retain a number of ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 7:00 am
Glenn Murcutt covers bushland home in zinc
DezeenGlenn Murcutt covers bushland home in zinc panels to protect it against wildfireDezeenA row of angled windows floods the open-planning living area with natural light, and frames from the exterior a view of a brightly coloured tapestry by the French-Hungarian artist Victor Vasarely. Donaldson House by Glenn Murcutt. While the exterior is ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 12:00 am
Through the Porthole: '(Un)Comfort Zone' at
BLOUIN ARTINFOThrough the Porthole: '(Un)Comfort Zone' at Mazzoleni Gallery, LondonBLOUIN ARTINFOThese artists' works will appear alongside later works by artists including Fausto Melotti (1901–1986), Turi Simeti (b. 1929) and Michelangelo Pistoletto (b. 1933), as well as works by Post-War artists from outside of Italy, including Victor Vasarely ...and more »
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 6:33 am
Former bank in Ohio gets a technicolour
The SpacesFormer bank in Ohio gets a technicolour dreamcoat by Camille WalalaThe SpacesAccording to Cleveland.com, the gallery's art offerings will favour the likes of Keith Haring, Victor Vasarely and Alex Grey, and will double as an event space. Yoga sessions will also be offered on a 'pay what you can afford' basis. 'There's a lot of ...
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 4:43 am
DimoreGallery creates portals to postwar
The SpacesDimoreGallery creates portals to postwar Italy in LondonThe SpacesA technicolour 1989 artwork by Victor Vasarely jibes a against a botanical contemporary carpet by DimoreStudio, for example, and a carefully designed lighting scheme makes everything pop. The bathroom comprises includes a toilet set by Gio Ponti for ...
Posted on 6 September 2017 | 10:14 am
Diamonds weren’t always forever: 117 years
They ditched the name and employed op art legend Victor Vasarely, working with his son, to re invent the logo. He came up with a new treatment for the diamond shape, housed in a hexagonal perimeter that is still used today (though in 1972 it was based on ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:31 pm
The 117-year Renault story
The company decided to bring into play its Art & Industry policy, set up in 1967, with contributors including painter and visual artist Victor Vasarely. Working with his son Yvaral, the founder of op art created a logo based on parallel lines. The result ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:16 pm
Xploring Budapest Video: Vasarely Museum,
It used to function as the storage building of the grand 18th-century Zichy Palace and was turned into a museum in 1987, after Victor Vasarely (Győző Vásárhelyi) donated a rich selection of his work to the Museum of Fine Arts. Vasarely, a major figure ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 5:03 pm
Restoration Hardware to Close Short-Lived
For its part, Amazon appears to have trimmed back its expectations; it had offered a $4.85 million Rockwell when it launched, but now its priciest offerings are two Victor Vasarely paintings for $350,000. If you haven't yet been to the RH Contemporary ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 2:00 am
Paris’s Galerie Negropontes Launches a New
Made from black ebony and white sycamore marquetry that’s been imperfectly aligned to create an off-kilter checkerboard pattern, the piece is a modern homage to the artists Victor Vasarely and Bridget Riley and the 1960s Op Art movement.
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 9:14 am