Tag: Colour

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Art, Culture

Design Trend Insights for 2018

12 predicted trends for the year to come At the start of each year we’re on the hunt for the standout design, product and homeware trends that will take everyone by storm. This year was no exception and we scoured the premier retail tradeshow for creative lifestyle buyers, Top Drawer, for indications as to […]

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Pantone Colour of the Year 2018

Colour champion Pantone has just announced their Colour of the Year for 2018: 18-3838 Ultra Violet. It’s a provocative and thoughtful shade that oozes originality, ingenuity, a dream-like quality and a vision of the future. It evokes a counterculture flair, an optimism and an empowerment to find new ways to interpret […]

Culture

Pantone’s Purple Rain

In honour of the late musician Prince, the Pantone Color Institute has worked with his estate to create a new shade of purple, named after his iconic symbol   Love Symbol #2. Prince ‘The Purple One’ Rogers Nelson passed away last year, aged 57.  The musician was forever associated with the colour purple, […]

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Art, Culture

We Heart Larry Smart

Welcome to the psychedelic world of Larry Smart, a trippy smorgasbord of vivid colours and swirling shapes. The Muse Gallery in London just held the first ever solo exhibition on the artist, appropriately titled RETRO-spective, to tie in with the Summer of Love – now celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. If […]

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ANNODAM by Katrina Blannin

Katrina Blannin‘s work is ardent in its pursuit of clarity, order, precision and purity of style.  She reveals a consistent vision for resolving the conflict between the depiction of an objective reality and the artist’s subjective need to re-shape the given world in a style which resonates with the representational […]

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Flower Power Prints

National Floral Design Day is coming up on the 28th February and so to put a spring in your step for the upcoming season and get your ideas in bloom, check out these contemporary flower prints: Nina Shirokova     Giovanni Cafagna Irina Trofimova      Anna Platts Daisy de […]