Unclassifiable artist, precursor and visionary humanist, Victor Vasarely conceived and financed during his lifetime a futuristic cultural project in accordance with the values he defends.
The construction of the building in the mid-1970s, by the artist himself, Victor Vasarely was designed as a laboratory for research, discovery and creation.
Place of sharing, exchange, experimentation, its foundation was inaugurated in 1976. It contains within it a honeycomb core composed of 42 architectural integrations of 8 meters by 6 constituting the synthesis of the work of Vasarely.
Victor Vasarely (1908-1997)
The creation of the Vasarely Foundation in Aix-en-Provence in 1976 confirmed the place of Vasarely among the great artists of the 20th century.
From the brilliant advertising illustrator to the prolific artist specializing in kinetic effects, Victor Vasarely is today recognized as the founding father of Op Art.
The Vasarely Foundation
1 avenue Marcel Pagnol, Jas de Bouffan
Phone. : 04 42 20 01 09
Hours : Open all year ; every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. without interruption, including holidays.