Can You Own a Color?

Color-fans can now channel their fascination into a worthy cause: OwnaColour.com, sponsored by Glidden Paint, is auctioning off shades of the digital rainbow for charity. For a $2 donation to UNICEF (or more if you wish), you can select and …

New Miami Marlins "Rainbow Bright" Logo Way Off Base

So far the biggest story to come out of baseball’s early off-season isn’t some splashy free agent signing or the abrupt retirement of St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony LaRussa, but that of the logo and uniform redesign of the Florida …

Wunderkammer of Color: November 2011 Edition

Photo from Badly Drawn Dad on Flickr Welcome to the waning half of autumn, folks – arguably the season most full with smashing color. This pic above hails from Slindon, West Sussex, England. Old farmer Ralph Upton began arranging his …

Viva Color at Print's First Color Conference

We’re still feeling the rush of color and its many conversations from Print’s first Color Conference last week at the Art Directors Club in New York City’s Fashion District. Here are some brilliant gems to recap: We kicked off Day …

Paint By Numbers: An Exploration of Color and Music

Chris Force, the editor and publisher of Design Bureau and Alarm Press, has been working on self-styled magazines and book projects since he was a teenager. “My self-publishing background began making zines, often hastily assembled together with photocopiers, glue sticks, …

Wunderkammer of Color: September 2011 Edition

Welcome to autumn! The air is crisp; the leaves curl earthwards and fill the streets with their papery-colorful confetti. It’s the season of gorgeousness, people: let’s dive in. Autumn Leaves & Escalator from Flickr Fashionistas crave cool fall weather for …

Color Will Amaze You at Print's First Color Conference

Have you registered yet for Print’s very first Color Conference? It’s happening 10/4 – 10/6 in NYC’s Art Directors Club, or you can live-stream the event from wherever you are. We’ve just extended the early-bird deadline to 9/15 – plus …

Wunderkammer of Color: August 2011 Edition

Disco Mecanique (2008) by David Batchelor, via Iheartmyart “To attend to colour, then, is, in part, to attend to the limits of language, what a world without language might be like” – David Batchelor Batchelor is that exceedingly rare bird: …

Announcing Print's First Color Conference!

Color fans: we’ve got a smashing invite for you. Join us at the Art Directors Club in New York on October 4-6 for Print’s very first Color Conference! We’ve gathered design’s most brilliant thinkers to focus on a fascinating, yet under-examined question: …