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Color Relationships

Color Relationships

Author: Maria Tucker
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In this lesson you will learn about color relationships and how to define and recognize color interactions.

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Notes on "Color Relationships"

Citations

Image of Night Cafe, Public Domain

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Night_Café

Image of Water Lilies, Public Domain


Image of Tom Petty Poster, Public Domain


Image of WWII Poster, Public Domain

http://digital.library.northwestern.edu/wwii-poste...

Image of Color Wheel, Public Domain

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Color_theory

Image of Grey Square, Public Domain

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Simultaneous_Con...

Image of Josef Albers, Public Domain


Image of Interaction of Color, Public Domain

http://www.artnet.com/auctions/artists/josef-alber...

Terms to Know
Analogous Color

Hues which are next to each other on the color wheel; analogous colors on one side of the color wheel are considered warm and on the other, cool.

Complementary Colors

Two hues which sit directly opposite each other on the color wheel.

Josef Albers

American artist, teacher and author of the "Interaction of Color"; he wrote one of the most important books on perception and the study of color theory.

Simultaneous Contrast

The effect two neighboring colors have on one another; this effect is contained in one of Albers' laws of interaction.

Split Complementary Colors

A combination of three colors, consisting of a main hue and the two hues that sit on either side of its complement on the color wheel.