Gelb ist die nächste Farbe am Licht. Sie entsteht durch die gelindeste Mäßigung desselben. Sie führt in ihrer höchsten Reinheit immer die Natur des Hellen mit sich und besitzt eine heitere, muntere, sanft reizende Eigenschaft. (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) Begründer der Farbenlehre) Kerstin Tomancok / Farb-, Stil & Imageberatung www.kerstin-tomancok.at
Mutterfarbe: the making of a limited edition artist book
Mutterfarbe: the making of a limited edition artist's book. Mutterfarbe is a collaboration by multidisciplinary artist + poet + translator Brandi Katherine Herrera and book artist + designer Erin Mickelson. This limited edition artist book is comprised of experimental text + visual translations and poems, using Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Zur Farbenlehre (Theory of Colours, 1810) as a primary source. https://vimeo.com/196969317 See also…
Goethe'sTriangle: Joseph Albers was an influential teacher, writer, painter, and color theorist—now best known for the Homages to the Square. In 1925 he was the first Bauhaus student to be asked to join the faculty and become a "master" there
ANTIQUE COLOR WHEELS ~ ~ The story of the Color Wheel is a very interesting one which I would strongly suggest reading over at Imprint, for a full history class. But in the meantime here are visuals that are most appealing to me. All of these antique color wheels and color cards were hand made in the 16th, 17th and 18th Century! I would love one of these!
"Newton and Goethe on color" This article goes more into depth about the context read in the ebook, It elaborates more on Newton and Goethe findings. It explains the relationship between light and color