Colour Talks

For all information about upcoming Colour Talks and Events, see @Colour.Talks on Instagram. Selected Colour Talks and Events are held in conjunction with the Colour Society of Australia.

6 June 2017 – Vivid Sydney event: Aly and Balthasar Indermühle will discuss their light installations at Julian Ashton Art School (2nd floor, 117 George Street, Sydney) at 6:30pm. The talk will be followed by a tour of their Vivid Sydney installations ‘Light Waves’ and ‘Connections’ at The Rocks and Circular Quay.

15 March 2017 – Colour, Branding and Marketing, Studio 904, Walker Street, North Sydney.

19 November 2016 – Colour Psychology: Origins and Evidence, Studio 904, Walker Street, North Sydney.

28 October 2016 – Environmental Visual Literacy in Aged Care, BUPA, Newmarket, Auckland.

28 October 2016 – Environmental Visual Literacy in Aged Care, Arvida Retirement Group, Auckland.

26 October 2016 – Environmental Visual Literacy using Colour/Contrast, Klein Architects, Auckland.

26 October 2016 – Colour/Contrast Strategies to Improve Environmental Visual Literacy, Universal design Symposium, ANZ Viaducts Centre, Auckland.

25 October 2016 – Effective Colour/Contrast Strategies to Improve Environmental Visual Literacy in Healthcare, New Zealand Health Design Council, BECA, 21 Pitt Street, Auckland.

10 September 2016 – Colour Strategies and Space Manipulation, Sky News Real Estate TV program, Sydney.

12 August 2016 – Arts Health Institute, Sydney.

6 August 2016 – Saturated Colour: How to make this new trend work, Sky News Real Estate TV program, Sydney.

13 July 2016 – Colour Strategies for Dementia Care Design, John Kingston, James Milson Village, Sydney.

2 July 2016 – Interior and Exterior Colour Strategies for Resale, Sky News Real Estate TV program, Sydney.

26 February 2016 – Colour in Architecture: Beyond Aesthetics, Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand

25 February 2016 – Colour in Architecture: Beyond Aesthetics, Resene Paints Limited, Wellington NZ

25 February 2016 – Colour in Architecture: Beyond Aesthetics, Wellington Museum, Wellington NZ

24 February 2016 – Colour in Architecture: Beyond Aesthetics, Christchurch Art Gallery, Christchurch NZ

23 February 2016 – Colour in Architecture: Beyond Aesthetics, Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland NZ

11 February 2016 – Colour Psychology: Origins and Evidence, WEA, Bathurst Street, Sydney.

12 August 2015 – Colour Psychology: Origins and Evidence, Colour Society of Australia, Surry Hills, Sydney.

24 July 2015 – Almanac and the Everyday: Colour in the Ceramics of Mel George, Sabbia Gallery, Sydney.

2 July 2015 – Evidence-based Colour Strategies: Business and Marketing, Channel 7, Sydney.

19 September 2014 – Elements and Principles of Design: Tools to Identify, Analyse and Evaluate, COFA, UNSW, Sydney. Link to paper.

15 August 2014 – Colour as code: Lingua franca or obscure dialect? COFA, UNSW, Sydney. Link to paper.

13 July 2013 – Colour and the work of Rebecca Baumann and Robert Owen, Artists’ Voice series, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.

2 July 2013 – Colour, Branding and Politics, ABC Melbourne interview with Joanne Woods.

13 November 2012 – Colour and Human Response, Norton by Semantec, Porter Novelli product launch, Sydney.

27 May 2012 – Colour and Music: The Works of David Aspden, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.

25 May 2011 – Valuation of cultural heritage, EDRA Conference, Chicago, USA.

14 August 2010 – Colour Forum in conjunction with ‘Paths to Abstraction’ exhibition, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney.

12 July 2010 – Colour psychology: Ancient knowledge or New Age nonsense? ICAP2010: International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne.

28 June 2010 – Visual literacy among first year design students, FYHE Conference, Brisbane.

3 June 2010 – Facade colour and planning policy in Sydney: The need for paradigm change, EDRA Conference, Washington, DC.

6 February 2010 – Colour theory and the work of Olafur Eliasson, ‘Take Your Time’ exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.

26 October 2009 – Brand and logo colour mapping and analysis, ING Communities, Sydney.

1 October 2009 – Design students visual literacy levels, ACUADS Conference, Brisbane.

28 September 2009 – Facade colour and judgements about building size, AIC Conference, Sydney. Link to paper.

7 August 2009 – Design and Colour: The Birth of the Cool (1950s); Design History, Theory and Aesthetics; COFA, University of NSW (Dr Arianne Rourke).

2 March 2009 – The Bauhaus: Origins, ideologies and links to current practice, Design History, Theory and Aesthetics; COFA, University of NSW (Dr Arianne Rourke).

3 June 2007 – Retiring gracefully? Older people and retirement village design, Environmental Design Research Association Conference, Sacramento, USA.

21 November 2006 – Happy campers? The interface between older people and retirement village environments, ERA (Emerging Researchers in Ageing) Conference, Sydney.

4 May 2006 – Facade colour and aesthetic response, EDRA Conference, Atlanta, USA.

28 April 2005 – Environmental colour: The case for diversity, EDRA Conference, Vancouver, Canada.

14 April 2005 – Colour/Contrast and Space Manipulation in Interior Design, Interior Design degree, Faculty of Design, Architecture & Building, University of Technology, Sydney (Dr Katina Dimoulias).

22 October 2004 – Concord vs. Discord:  New approach to environmental colour, EBRA Conference, Tianjin, China.

8 September 2004 – Colour/Contrast and Space Manipulation in Interior Design, Interior Design degree, Faculty of Design, Architecture & Building, University of Technology, Sydney (Dr Katina Dimoulias).

3 June 2004 – Environmental Colour Mapping, EDRA Conference, Albuquerque, USA.

3 November 2003 – Pixel perfect? Environmental colour mapping, ANZASCA Conference, Sydney.