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The only son of a Hungarian painter: Victor Vasarely, Jean-Pierre Vasarely aka "Yvaral" is a French painter and artist born on 25th January 1934 in Paris and died on 4th August 2002 in the same city. After a course in graphic arts at École des arts appliqués, Yvaral became known during the 1950's, by creating works which had a peculiarity of being structured mathematically, especially due to the use of algorithms.

Very influenced by the unique and futuristic technique of his father, Yvaral is known as one of the founders of "digital art", a term which belongs to him since 1975. "Digital" which means "governed by numbers" and not "computers" here, as it was only about ten years later that he used a software tool in his work, for example to program his geometric paintings.

A supporter of experimental art, Yvaral's work stands out by a desire to disrupt the physiological and cognitive phenomena through the use of optical illusion due to the interaction of colors and geometric shapes, the moiré effect or working with depth and space. His desire was to create a new visual language based on simple and codified elements. From 1960 to 1968, he was a co-founding member of G.R.A.V. (Visual Art Research Group), which campaigns for playful creations, where art is directly accessible by the spectator, and is allowed to be touched and handled.

His work has been displayed in several private and public collections, throughout the world, at the Modern art museum in New York or even the Tate Gallery in London.


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Print, Etoile, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Etoile

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 58 x 47 cm Print - 22.8 x 18.5 inch

$567

Painting, Nibodi, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Nibodi

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Painting - 201 x 289 x 3 cm Painting - 79.1 x 113.8 x 1.2 inch

$39,722

Print, 50 Shades of Blue, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

50 Shades of Blue

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 74.9 x 74.9 cm Print - 29.5 x 29.5 inch

$850

Print, Face of Dali - Grey, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Face of Dali - Grey

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 88.9 x 62.2 cm Print - 35 x 24.5 inch

$1,500

Print, JFK Lincoln, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

JFK Lincoln

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 81 x 105 x 2 cm Print - 31.9 x 41.3 x 0.8 inch

$1,362

Print, Mona Lisa, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Mona Lisa

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 88 x 63 x 1 cm Print - 34.6 x 24.8 x 0.4 inch

$2,837

Print, Face of Dali - Purple, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Face of Dali - Purple

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 67.3 x 45.7 cm Print - 26.5 x 18 inch

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Print, Portrait de Mozart, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Portrait de Mozart

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 63 x 46 cm Print - 24.8 x 18.1 inch

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Print, Structure cristalline, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Structure cristalline

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 75 x 75 x 2 cm Print - 29.5 x 29.5 x 0.8 inch

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Print, Structure en progression positif, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Structure en progression positif

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 46 x 45 x 2 cm Print - 18.1 x 17.7 x 0.8 inch

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Print, Structure carbogold, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Structure carbogold

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 48 x 36 cm Print - 18.9 x 14.2 inch

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Print, Mona Lisa bleue. La Joconde, Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Mona Lisa bleue. La Joconde

Jean-Pierre Yvaral

Print - 89 x 60 x 1 cm Print - 35 x 23.6 x 0.4 inch

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