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Color Talks 02 | Organized by Thomas Bosket | April 27th | 12:00 Noon

Thursday April 27th at 12:00 Noon “Why do we see colors? Why do we see at all?” This short series of presentations will attempt to answer some basic questions about vision. Why do we see in color? How did we get this way? Are there alternative forms of seeing? Are there colors that we don’t […]

Color Talks 01 | Organized by Thomas Bosket | April 26th | 3:00 PM

Thursday April 26th at 3:00 PM “Seeing Black, White, and Colored Surfaces.” (Parallel problems in art and visual science.) We see black, white, gray and colored surfaces when the light they reflect reaches the eye and strikes the rods and cones. But in fact, any intensity of light can be reflected from any shade of […]

Color Smarts: Q&A With Parsons Color Theory Team: Thomas Bosket and Langdon Graves | AAS GD FAculty

Re-posted from Imprint | The Online Community for Graphic Designers | Interview by Jude Stewart Can you teach an instinct for color? Some colorists think not; those who say you can compare the process to something slyer, a delicate sussing-out of an affinity we all draw upon daily. I spoke to Thomas Bosket, Coordinator of […]

Color Theory: Thomas Bosket, Faculty

Students were asked to match the color of their skin in paint. This exercise addresses how we refer to colors through language, skin is white, black, yellow, red, etc.. but these categories do not even begin to communicate, or clarify, the complex issues surrounding skin color. In finding the perfect match they realize that they […]

Collor Theory Fall 2010 Faculty Kelli Ann Glancey

These are assignments samples from Color Theory courses taught by Kelly Ann Glancey. They represent work done by students from different majors as AAS General Studio Classes are opened to all.

Teaching Color Theory: Kelli Glancey

Teaching Color Theory in the AAS Program is quite a rewarding experience. For six years now, I have sincerely enjoyed working with students from all majors, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Fashion Studies and Fashion Marketing, helping them to experience color theory and design concepts as fundamental elements of their work. Throughout the semester, students practice […]

Color Faculty Dennis Masback exhibits his paintings in Berry-Hill Galleries

Dennis Masback‘s painting reveals a record of his working process that is both random and meticulous. Each piece begins with the casual placement of forms and develops as these forms are precisely painted. Working from back to front, layers of translucent acrylic paint reveal the underlying structure of the work. The work itself is inspired […]

Color Theory: Design and Science

On Wednesday, April 7th, the Color Theory: Design & Science class taught by Ellen Evjen went on a field trip to the Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn. The students met with Christos Tsiamis, EPA’s Project Manager for the site, and Katia Kelly, a local resident who writes the daily Brooklyn blog “Pardonmeforasking” and who is a […]

Color Wheelz presents at Dorkbot

My name is Julia Vallera and I will be presenting my MFA thesis, Color Wheelz  next week, at a monthly event called Dorkbot. It takes place at Location One in SoHo on Wed May 5th at 7pm. It is free and open to the public. It’s a really cool presentation series for designers that takes […]

Color Wheelz: Part 2.0

View Color Wheelz: Part 2 in a larger map Color Wheelz: Part 2.0 Saturday March 20, 11AM – 5PM (see map above for detailed locations) – Eastern Parkway (near grand army plaza) 11:00am-1:00pm – Fort Green Park 1:30pm – 3:00pm – Red Hook Ball fields 3:30 pm – 5:00pm For breaking news follow us —-> […]