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Bridget Riley on Seurat's Use of Color in 'Bathers at Asnières'

Join the abstract artist Bridget Riley as she talks about Seurat's use of color.


The development of Pointillism by the French artist Seurat grew out of his fascination for color, and scientific theories about color. In this video, British abstract artist Bridget Riley talks about Seurat's 'Bathers at Asnières', how he used light and dark to create forms, his use of complementary purple/yellow, amongst other things.

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