Color Theory

presented by runwayaddicts

Saturday, March 23rd

the Lab on Lake

Color Theory is an interactive fashion installation designed to explore human beings association with color in everdaylife. Using different elements in fashion, art, lighting, and music you'll be encouraged to engage with objects in different color scenes. Throughout the night you will be documented by fashion illustrators, so dress in color.

Color Installations by Panoply Project

 

The Palette

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orange

Orange is the colour between yellow and red on the spectrum of visible light. It is a secondary colour of pigments, created by mixing yellow and red.

Opposite Color: Blue

Word Association: Excitement, Warmth, Enthusiasm, Vitality, Rejuvenation.

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green

Green is the color between blue and yellow on the visible spectrum. In subtractive color systems, used in painting and color printing.

Opposite Color: Magenta

Word Association: Renewal, Energy, Fertility, Growth.

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red

Red is the color at the end of the visible spectrum of light. It is a primary color in the RGB color model and the CMYK color model, and is the complementary color of cyan.

Opposite Color: Green

Word Association: Power, Strength, Passion, Desire, Lust.

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yellow

Yellow is the color between orange and green on the spectrum of visible light. It is a primary color in subtractive color systems, used in painting or color printing.

Opposite Color: Purple

Word Association: Youth, Fun, Joy, Clarity, Optimism.

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Pink

Pink is a pale red color that is named after a flower of the same name. A combination of pink and black links to eroticism and seduction.

Opposite Color: Green

Word Association: Childhood, Sweetness, Femininity, Politeness.

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blue

Blue is one of the three primary colours of pigments in painting and traditional colour theory, as well as in the RGB colour model. It lies between violet and green on the spectrum of visible light.

Opposite Color: Orange

Word Association: Calm, Trust, Intelligence, Wisdom, Stability.