Victor Vasarely

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Birthday
9, 1906
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
Mar 15, 1997 (90)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
9, 1906
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
Mar 15, 1997 (90)

About

Hungarian artist who was known as the grandfather of the short-lived op art movement in the 1930s.

Before Fame

He majored in medical studies at Budapest University in 1925 and decided to pursue painting instead in 1927.

Trivia

He worked as a graphic artist and a creative consultant at an advertising agency in Paris.

Family Life

He married Claire Spinner in 1930, and they had two sons.

Associated With

Janos Fadrusz was also a notable Hungarian artist.