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Please sit down We will begin in  just a moment
<ul><li>Optical illusion </li></ul><ul><li>Art that tricks the eye </li></ul><ul><li>Many different types </li></ul>Op Art
<ul><li>Creates the illusion of depth on a flat surface </li></ul>Like Magic!
Where's he going? Dates back to ancient Rome Eventually called: Trompe-L’-oeil which is French for “trick the eye” Pere Bo...
<ul><li>Organization of:  </li></ul><ul><li>shapes </li></ul><ul><li>Colors </li></ul><ul><li>Patterns </li></ul><ul><li>U...
<ul><li>As we go through the artwork on the following slides, try to figure out what technique the artist used to create t...
Vasarely Victor
 
Giussepe Arcimboldo Uses ordinary objects in a new way
Artist Unknown Uses ordinary objects in a new way
Computer Generated Illusions
Another Example
 
Clever Paintings What are these animals painted on?
M.C. Escher Tessellations 2D to 3D Imaginary Worlds
 
Julian Beevers Chalk Drawings
After Image Stare at the picture  and count to 20 slowly then look in a blank area, blinking a few times.
<ul><li>Stare at the center of the spiral </li></ul><ul><li>Try not to blink </li></ul><ul><li>Count to 20, slowly </li></...
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Op Art Middle School

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Op Art Middle School

  1. 1. Please sit down We will begin in just a moment
  2. 2. <ul><li>Optical illusion </li></ul><ul><li>Art that tricks the eye </li></ul><ul><li>Many different types </li></ul>Op Art
  3. 3. <ul><li>Creates the illusion of depth on a flat surface </li></ul>Like Magic!
  4. 4. Where's he going? Dates back to ancient Rome Eventually called: Trompe-L’-oeil which is French for “trick the eye” Pere Borrell del Caso
  5. 5. <ul><li>Organization of: </li></ul><ul><li>shapes </li></ul><ul><li>Colors </li></ul><ul><li>Patterns </li></ul><ul><li>Using everyday objects </li></ul><ul><li>Placement within the picture </li></ul>How do they do that? Artwork by Bev Doolittle
  6. 6. <ul><li>As we go through the artwork on the following slides, try to figure out what technique the artist used to create their illusion. </li></ul>Let's look at some artwork
  7. 7. Vasarely Victor
  8. 9. Giussepe Arcimboldo Uses ordinary objects in a new way
  9. 10. Artist Unknown Uses ordinary objects in a new way
  10. 11. Computer Generated Illusions
  11. 12. Another Example
  12. 14. Clever Paintings What are these animals painted on?
  13. 15. M.C. Escher Tessellations 2D to 3D Imaginary Worlds
  14. 17. Julian Beevers Chalk Drawings
  15. 18. After Image Stare at the picture and count to 20 slowly then look in a blank area, blinking a few times.
  16. 19. <ul><li>Stare at the center of the spiral </li></ul><ul><li>Try not to blink </li></ul><ul><li>Count to 20, slowly </li></ul><ul><li>Then look at an object that is not moving, like the back of your hand, or your neighbors face. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.michaelbach.de/ot/mot_adaptSpiral/index.html </li></ul>Spiral Illusion

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