Psychology of Color

In: Graphic Design (general)

2 May 2013

I usually don’t post banner infographics anymore (most of them are linkbait), but I liked how this one summarizes the basic concepts of color theory and provides iconic examples. Of course, there is way too much room given to the chakra color nonsense.

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The aesthetic aspects of color in design are demonstrated in my friend Mitch’s collage piece of vintage advertisements:

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