Visual Arts | Design

Leatrice Eiseman: The Woman Who Chooses Pantone's Color of the Year

The Pantone Color Institute’s global team of experts conducts color psychology research and discusses potential Color of the Year options year-round.

Psychology | Psychology

The Art of Color Psychology in Design: Evoking Emotions and Enhancing Projects

Color is a powerful tool in the hands of designers, capable of evoking emotions, setting moods, and influencing perceptions. The field of color psychology

Style & Fashion | Style & Fashion

Why Kamala Harris, Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton are Wearing Purple – WWD

Vice President Kamala Harris, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton all wore purple for Inauguration Day. Here's the symbolism behind the color.

Psychology | Psychology

Colors Evoke Similar Feelings Around the World - Neuroscience News

Color emotion may be a universal phenomenon, a new study reveals. People from different parts of the world often associate the same color with the same emotions.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Hummingbirds Can See Colors We Can’t Even Imagine | WIRED

When humans see purple, we’re really seeing a blend of red and blue light. Hummingbirds see purple plus ultraviolet—and lots of other nonspectral colors.

Style & Fashion | Style & Fashion

Pantone Declares Another Year of Blue

Can the latest color of the year help people feel better? Or just help sell a lot of stuff?

Visual Arts | Photography

Garry Winogrand's Color Street Photo Exhibit is Enthralling and Confusing

Garry Winogrand Color is a fantastic exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum that showcases much of the photographer's rarely seen slide film.

Psychology | Personality

Your native language affects what you can and can’t see – Research Digest

By Emma Young. This is the first demonstration that language affects whether we consciously perceive a stimulus or not.

Psychology | Personality

What is synesthesia?

People with synesthesia experience unique perceptual cross-overs, such as associating letters or sounds to colors. Learn more about it in this Spotlight.

Science & Technology | Science

Scientists reveal they have found the world's oldest color | Fox News

According to a recent study, bright pink is the world's oldest color, having been discovered in rocks that are 1.1 billion years old.

Miscellaneous | Stuff

How Do Paint Colors Get Their Names? | POPSUGAR Home

When picking out a paint color (or, for that matter, a beauty product), you've probably marveled at the interesting color names, ranging from the poetic (like

News | Interesting Links

Scientists discovered a new shade of blue and it’s totally gorgeous

Sometimes, the best things happen by pure accident. Such is the case with a brand new gorgeous shade of blue, which Oregon…

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

How to Get Smokers to Quit? Enlist World’s Ugliest Color - The New York Times

Health officials want more countries to require the use of opaque couché on cigarette packaging. The greenish brown color has helped discourage smokers in Australia.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

How filmmakers manipulate our emotions using color - YouTube

Like music in an elevator or a doctor's waiting room, color has the power to influence how we feel without our even noticing. Film directors have exploited o...

Architecture & Interior Design | Architecture & Interior Design

Snapshots: Istanbul’s impossibly colourful architecture

Yener Torun is a 32-year-old architect who photographs minimalist buildings around Istanbul