Tag Archives: Colour Group GB

Colour Meets Trend event and you’re invited…

Colour Meets Trend event_Karen Haller

Have you noticed that every time you open a magazine or take a trawl through social media there seems to be a new colour trend, a new predication or forecast? If you’ve ever wondered why that is and you’re interested in discovering the mysteries of the mechanics behind trend predictions from three well-known experts, then I’d love to invite you to the Colour Meets Trend event on the 1st March.

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International Colour Day 21st March 2015… all welcome

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It’s almost upon us again, an entire day dedicated to celebrating all colour on the International Colour Day. Established by the AIC, International Colour Association we are celebrating the 3rd annual event.

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family fun at the drop in to colour at Turner Contemporary margate

Despite the cool summer day it was a hothouse of colour activity at the Turner Contemporary Margate ‘Drop in to Colour’ on Saturday, part of the  #Summer of Colour programme of events.

Hosted by the Colour Group GB, families enjoyed hours of colourful activities from painting mini masterpieces, playing the colour name card game, making coloured fans, playing with giant jigsaw colour globes, testing their colour vision and creating a large ‘feathered’ dove from their own colourful hands.

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International Colour Day 21st March… come join us

 

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You are invited to join The Colour Group (GB) and Omnibus Clapham for an exciting day of FREE talks, exhibits, and activities for all ages, celebrating the fascinating subject of colour.

With interactive games, a colour puzzle, 3-D printing in colour, demonstrations of thermal imaging, microwaves, pigments and materials for the artist, jewellery, vision testing and a new colour-based phone app for you to see and try!

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colour in fashion & design event – colour group gb

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Just a quick hello to let you know the next Colour Group GB event Colour in Fashion and Design is next week at City University, London on Wednesday 5th February 2014 at 2pm.

This is an exciting event with specialist speakers who reveal how deeply colour affects and influences us all. Questions arise such as how do colour trends happen, what are the new ways of visualising colour as a commodity and what valuable insights are there into why the new wearable technologies must be designed with colour in focus.

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colourful Sol Le Witt at The Turner Contemporary Margate

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The Turner Contemporary is the proud host to the Sol Le Witt painting 1136 which can now be seen spanning two entire walls of the upper floor gallery.

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colour group (gb) december event – at colour makes people happy

Colour Group (gb) December Event - at Colour Makes People Happy

Come and join us at our Colour Group GB Christmas Colour Caper.

For our 2013 December event we thought we would celebrate the pure joy that is colour! Come along and create your very own piece of unique art work. Choose your own colours and watch your art work come to life on the spinning wheel.

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12th International AIC Colour Congress… bringing colour to life

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Colour Olympics is coming to town! I’m very excited because the AIC (International Colour Congress) is starting on Monday 8th July. Colour societies from all over the world will be coming together to, you guessed it, talk all things colour. As this takes place every four years you could say it’s the colour equivalent of the Olympics!

The AIC congress isn’t just for the colour societies. It provides a unique forum bringing together colour practitioners, researchers, academics, designers, lighting experts, and business leaders from all over the world with the aim of sharing ideas, interacting and learning about recent advances in their fields of expertise.

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colour group gb event… colours of india – every day life

Colours of India - Professor Michel Albert-Vanel - multi-coloured Hindu temple.

Yesterday I had the pleasure to listen to French Professor Michel Albert-Vanel, invited by the Colour Group GB to share his fascinating insights on the ‘Colours of India’. Here is just a short extract with some wonderful images.

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AIC International Colour Day 21st March

AIC International Colour Day March 21st

The AIC (International Colour Association) has declared March 21st  to be… International Colour Day!

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Colour For Business And The Professions: Applying The Power Of Colour event

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Today is the last day of my 30 blogs in 30 days and for me there is no better way to end than on what was the colour event of the year.

Today at City University London, with a sell out audience, 10 colour experts spoke at the all-day colour symposium ‘Colour For Business And The Professions: Applying The Power Of Colour’.

(Day 30 into my 30 blogs in 30 days challenge!)

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the colour group (gb) symposium – colour for business and the professions

Colour Group GB Colour for Business and the Professions.

Colour is an integral part of every business and every product and is often the most important part of a design, so understanding how to apply colour effectively is critical to business success and our own performance and well-being.

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