Julio Le Parc

 

The artist, sculptor, installer, Julio Le Park was born in 1928 in Mendoza in Argentina. He studied at the school of fine arts in Buenos Aires. While he studied at the School of Fine Arts and showed a growing interest in the artistic avant-garde movement in Argentina.
Later moved to Paris to take part in the Arte Concreto-Invención and the movement Spazialismo Fontana, lived on a scholarship from the state, since 1959 begins to produce his geometric works, later moving works with light, his first “Continual Mobiles”, conducting research in three measurements and introducing motion and light. Then the work became more and more technological since 1964 there are works with the reflection of rays in the mirror based on distorting mirrors, displacement of the viewer, etc. Increasing interest in active participation of the viewer with the help of labyrinths, game rooms, etc. The first personal exhibition in Gallery Howard Wise Gallery, New York, 1966 and was awarded the main prize in the field of painting at the Venice Biennale in 1966. Lives in Paris.

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