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The Catastrophe Colours

Worldwide, Berlin (DE) / Project research presented during the Berlin-based exhibition 'How Soon is Now' / Research book / 2014

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Title
The Catastrophe Colours

Realised
2014

Status
Completed, Current

Categories
Art Related / Cultural / Civic , Exhibitions / Installations / Performances, Research

Cities
Worldwide, Berlin (DE)

 

Catastrophe Colours is a critical approach on how colours are chosen to be applied in architecture. Based mainly on poetic names given by the industry, colours are seen as a positive, almost useless addition.
By associating them to human disaster, the selection of colour becomes a conscious act.

 

A hard copy of the book can be ordered at aas (at) gonzalezhaase.com for 65€.
The Catastrophe Colours book is a nonprofit project.

Credits

Photographs: Gonzalez Haase AAS