Color Elicits Mood In Design

Given all of the elements that comprise any design project – composition, color, lighting, function, shape, texture – … Continue reading...

Productive Palette: How Color Can Influence Workplace Behavior

You might blame a lack of motivation at work on the previous night’s sleep or the project you’re on or a droning series … Continue reading...

Color by Numbers: Alfred Hickethier Color Theory

Hickethier Color Theory Book

Color can be subtle. It can be vibrant. It can be puzzling, maddening, and elusive. Color can be polarizing, leading us … Continue reading...

Bauhaus Color Theory

bauhaus color

BAUHAUS COLOR THEORY We think of color as transcendent – a language of sorts that signifies independent of cultural … Continue reading...

High Key Low Key Color

High Key Low Key Color Palettes

Every design project is a balancing act. Designers must manage an array of elements – composition, color, lighting, … Continue reading...

Fun Color Theory T-Shirt

Color Theory Fun - Purple Is The New Red And Blue

This fun color theory t-shirt design is available on Threadless. It has blue ink printed on a red t-shirt, visually … Continue reading...

Why Are Flamingos Pink?

Why Are Flamingos Pink?

Flamingos pink is well known but it is not the color these birds are born with. They begin life with light gray feather … Continue reading...

Alan Alda Asks: What Is Color?

The "What is color" Challenge by Alan Alda

Alan Alda asked scientist to answer the question, "What is color?" For his 2014 international science contest The Flame … Continue reading...

Waking Up Well-Rested May Depend On The Color Of Your Bedroom Walls

Best colors for a bedroom

Wish you felt more awake during the daytime? Well, the difference between waking up exhausted versus well-rested may … Continue reading...

What Color is Your Night Light? It May Affect Your Mood

Red light at night is best study says

Study Finds That Your Night Light Can Change Your Mood COLUMBUS, Ohio -- When it comes to some of the health hazards of … Continue reading...

Josef Albers’s ‘Interaction of Color’ Goes Interactive

Interactions of Color App

Interaction of Color App for the iPad As a long time fan of Josef Albers I am thrilled that to mark the 50th … Continue reading...

Don’t Be In The Dark About How Light Affects Color

Don’t Be In The Dark About How Light Affects Color

To understand how different types of light affect color you have to know a little about what light is, how it “works”, … Continue reading...

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