Dimensional Color

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W. W. Norton & Company, 2003 - Art - 160 pages
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Exploring the interaction between light, colour and surface, the book should be a useful tool for the use of colour in architecture and design. The second edition adds a chapter on colour structure and expands another on colour and light.
  

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Contents

Introduction
1
Theoretical Background
17
ColorSpace and Time
35
The Geometry of Brightness and the Perception of Form
59
Configuration Pattern and Dimension
69
Chiaro e Scuro Inverted
79
Color and Visual Organization
87
Color and Light
115
Color Structure
129
Conform or Transform?
135
Visual Education
145
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Page 153 - Collection of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC , Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966 (Shown at Wilmington and Buffalo only) 5.

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Lois Swirnoff is Feltman Chair at the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art in New York.

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