Color Deception

  • created in responce to Josef Alber's The Interaction of Color.
    Instruction reads: Make one and the same color look different. Using identical color swatches, go through pages in each section. Which two color fields make the color swatches appear as two different colors? Change is a result of influence. Distinguish between the influencing color and the influenced color. Which colors are more inclined to exert influence?
    "In visual perception a color is almost never seen as it really is--as it physically is. This fact makes color the most relative medium in art."- Josef Albers
    Removable color samples were cut from found Behr paint samples. Folios made from The Paper Co. cardstock samples. Handmade die cuts created from 11 1/16" hand punch. Hand bound using buttonhole stitch.