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Publisher Comments:

Addressed to artists and art students in all media --in both fine and applied arts — this book provides an introduction to the many different approaches to understanding color and its uses — including aesthetics, science, psychology, and history. KEY TOPICS: " Covers Color Basics; Perceiving Colors; Psychological Effects of Color; Compositional Effects of Color; Theories of Color Relationships; Subtractive Notation and Mixing; Light Mixtures; Color Combinations and Interactions; Color in Fine Art; and Color in Applied Design. Considers special aesthetic and practical considerations for color usage in each medium. Discusses color management with computer technologies. Provides direct quotes from working artists about the realities of color use. Features many demonstrations/illustrations — in color and black and white — of color effects and media — including historic and contemporary paintings, photographs, crafts, advertisements, cartoons, commercial design, computer art, video, architecture, landscape design, sculpture, and clothing. For artists and art students in all media — in both fine and applied arts.

Book News Annotation:

Intended to be used by artists and art students in all media, this volume provides an introduction to the many different approaches to understanding color, including aesthetics, science, psychology, and history. This edition reflects the tremendous advances made in recent years in computerized graphics. Color illustrations. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-174) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780130802613
Author:
Zelanski, Paul
Author:
Fisher, Mary Pat
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Location:
Upper Saddle River, N.J. :
Subject:
Color
Subject:
Fine Arts
Subject:
Color in art
Subject:
Criticism - General
Edition Number:
3rd ed.
Series Volume:
SRS-7
Publication Date:
c1999
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176 p.
Dimensions:
11.07x8.57x.40 in. 1.17 lbs.

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