Edna Andrade was an American abstract artist & an early Op Artist. Renowned for her challenging optical and hard-edged abstract paintings, the artist had a significant influence on the Philadelphia art scene for over forty years. The artist’
How does the viewer perceive this image? As a black circle over the lines or as white lines on a black background with gaps in between? It is common for a viewer to see the black circle first because it is a more dominant color.
This book cover shows excellent figure ground/negative space. The contours formed by the position of the fox serve as the shape of a boy, I'm assuming "Peter." This empty space also creates a wonderful focal point for the book title to nestle into.