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COLOR NARRATIVE: THE SECRETS OF BLACK

Aug 18. 2014

Black is the absence of light and is associated with the sky at night, mystery and the unknown. Since the early 20th century, it has come to represent the avant-garde, sophistication and elegance in design.

"I've been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colors was black."Pierre-August Renoir

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    In the future, when we look back at this century, we may well say that the period of chemical colors was a brief blip in history. As the world moves towards a new economy - likely to be less dependent on oil and its by-products - so a new bio-based society is also developing.

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    REPORT: HEALING POWER OF GREEN

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