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Emergent orange: The Colour of the internet

As the boundaries between science and art continue to blur, data, alogorithms and sound are increasingly used to create digital colour palettes. Head of application development at…

Armani Prive

Micro trend: Couture A/W 14, red

A key colour featuring across a number of collections, red carpet dressing reaches a whole new (literal) level. Sequins, feathers, fur, tweed and 3D embellishment took…


Colour Inspiration: Over the Rainbow

Known for their graphic take on colour and pattern, design duo Scholten & Baijings‘s have curated Over the Rainbow – an exhibition to celebrate 14 years as…

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Colour Inspiration: Dreamy pink

The recent Spring Summer 15 menswear collections in Milan saw many collections feature traditionally feminine colours re interpreted for men. Soft lilac and pinks worked with palest shades…


Colour Inspiration: tonal menswear

Burberry Prorsum and Marc Jacobs pushed the boundaries of menswear yet again with their recent S/S 15 collections, showing bold colour statements featuring head…

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Colour Inspiration: Graphic Green

Graphic green is appearing across textile design, bringing a fresh, zesty vibrancy befitting green summer grass. At Chelsea College of Art and Design, Abby Bucknall showed  textural…


Colour inspiration: Jamie XX

We love the Memphis-meets-Saved By The Bell aesthetic of the recent double-A-side single by Jamie XX, frontman of The XX. Animated by Alden Volney,…

Colour Inspiratation AW 15 16 Brown

Colour Inspiration: brown

Brown in all its forms is inspiring colour for A/W 15/16, be it in natural earthy natural shades or more contemporary technical tones. Add…


See this: Colour Play

Expressing a playful approach to design, Itay Ohaly‘s installation at Israel’s Design Museum Holon is part of the ‘Playing at Design’ exhibition that runs till June 7th….

Katya de Grunwald

Colour Provenance

Colour Provenance is a visual investigation celebrating colour as more than something we see daily and take for granted, or simply as a Pantone…


See This: Horst P Horst

This autumn, the V&A will hold a retrospective of the work of Horst P. Horst (1906-99), one of the 20th century’s greatest fashion photographers….


Add meaning through colour

Dutch design duo rENS  are passionate about the colour red and explore its meanings and applications in their work, using a dyeing process based on…

Making Colour The National Gallery

See this: Making Colour

A new exhibition at the National Gallery will offer an opportunity to travel through the story of colour. From sparkling gemstones to crushed insects,…