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Is industrial Design PINK?

Postby Nathalie_Guez » September 15th, 2016, 11:34 am


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If we had to brand Industrial Design, what color would it be?
When we think of Landscape Architecture we think of the color GREEN,
When we think of Interior Design we can think of pastel colors, or light blue, then,
what color comes to mind when we think of industrial Design?

Could Industrial Design be PINK?
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Postby Mr-914 » September 15th, 2016, 11:40 am

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Postby jacob fleisher » September 15th, 2016, 12:20 pm


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Postby slippyfish » September 15th, 2016, 3:51 pm

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Can't be a primary, its a combination of too many things. Could be green. Or orange (go Syracuse!)

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Re: Is industrial Design PINK?

Postby Nathalie_Guez » September 15th, 2016, 9:29 pm


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I agree it should be a combination of colors, but at the same time I'd say I can see it navy blue!
This question came up as I was on World Design Summit 2017 website. When we register to get more information, the industrial Design button turns PINK. Interesting to think of our profession in terms of marketing values that the color would communicate.
So what do you say??? Is industrial Design really Pink??

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Postby Nathalie_Guez » September 16th, 2016, 7:32 am


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I guess Karim Rashid wouldn't mind having Industrial Design PINK!

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Postby Nathalie_Guez » September 18th, 2016, 6:44 am


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Mr-914 wrote:Black


Can you explain why black?

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Postby Nathalie_Guez » September 18th, 2016, 6:46 am


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yo wrote:Aluminum.


Thanks for explaining why Aluminum

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Postby NiMaTh » September 20th, 2016, 11:10 am

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yo wrote:Aluminum.

agreed, aluminium

versitile, reuseable, recyclable, lightweight, strong... the list goes on.

Re: Is industrial Design PINK?

Postby Nathalie_Guez » September 20th, 2016, 7:04 pm


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Aluminum is great! but on what background color?

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Postby marcgibeault » September 21st, 2016, 10:16 am


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Aluminum or aluminium?

Jokes aside, when I think of aluminum I see natural hard anodized parts.
That dull pale grey color in marketing material on the web or in print would not convey very well how cool industrial design is!

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Postby NiMaTh » September 21st, 2016, 12:55 pm

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marcgibeault wrote:Aluminum or aluminium?

Jokes aside, when I think of aluminum I see natural hard anodized parts.
That dull pale grey color in marketing material on the web or in print would not convey very well how cool industrial design is!

technically speaking.... aluminium .... it was of british origin. probably the only word with an extra 'u' that the brits didnt just add in for colour.

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