Michael James Kidner RA (1917–2009) was a pioneer of Op art in the mid-1960s from Kettering, Northamptonshire, England. Michael Kidner was one of its earliest and most consistent exponents and it was in these overlapping fields of optical effect and systemic structure that he was to find the creative substance that was to sustain his whole career. A Constructivist by inclination his interest in mathematics.
Ballet dancers perform during a rehearsal of the Negative Variate idea by Moholy-Nagy in Budapest, Hungary. This ballet is a form of lumino kinetic art which involves light and movement. László Moholy-Nagy is considered to be the father of this art form. He was a Hungarian painter and photographer as well as professor in the Bauhaus school.
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