According to the laws of optics, Violet is a complimentary colour of yellow, which is a symbol of mind and intellect. From that point of view, Violet can be seen as a representation of the depth of unconsciousness – the place where myths, dreams and fairy tales are born. And the world of fantasies and fairy tales is exactly […]
Introducing the selected Violet artists of image and word
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A Violet Day It rained on and off almost all day. Then the sun peeked behind the hills and put on a glorious show painting the evening sky shades of yellow, orange and purple with brazen strokes…. Violet colour prompts us to escape from ordinariness and daily routine, and creates a philosophical mood. It is […]
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