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					The Pioneer of OP Art Artist Bridget Riley

By Cristin Nelson

Bridget Riley age 74

“The eye should feel caressed and soothed, experience frictions and ruptures, glide and drift.” - Bridget Riley

Facts about Bridget Riley
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Born in 1931 in London
Is 74 years old Has many exhibitions around the world

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Bridget Riley has attended many fine art schools including: Goldsmiths college, Royal College of art. Later in her life she became an art teacher.

Cherry Autumn

Movement in squares
She won the International Prize for painting at the 1968 Venice Biennale, and has many exhibitions in several countries. Also in 1998 she was made a Companion of Honor.

Information from:
• • • • • www.Answers.com www.artcyclopedia.com www.art.com www.artnet.com www.archeus.co.uk

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