Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Dutch Colors

Interior designer Gilian Schrofer from Concern renovated disused worker's flats in Dortmund, Germany. The multicolored facade - which livens up a rather grey neighborhood - is created from a checkerboard collage of the 'Dutch colours' like Rietveld Red and Gispen Orange.
This is the Dutch contribution to the RUHR.2010 program which sees the Ruhr region in Germany as the European Capital of Culture.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Color & Form

For your information and entertainment, 27 short essays on color. Ranging from perception to art and from science to cars.
Download here.
Also, watch 'the making of the Color & Form cover' video, by David Benjamin Kopp, who has interesting things to say about color.