Tate: Colour: A Visual History
Learn how colour has been recorded and explored through time, and discover how this knowledge has shaped our understanding of the visual world.
From Isaac Newton's scientific investigations through to Olafur Eliasson's experimental creations, this book tells the fascinating story of colour with a collection of original material that includes charts and wheels, designers' schema, artists' palettes, and rare documentary images. It celebrates the surprising range of colour theories proposed over time, and exhibits the creativity and diversity with which these innovations have been applied.
Author: Alexandra Loske
Publisher: Ilex Press, in partnership with Tate