Opening on March 18th, 2011, Orange! features a variety of creative expressions using this bright, energetic color - a needed reprieve after the long, hard New York Winter of 2010/2011. In their varied and artist ways, our artists interpret and celebrate the hues and ranges of this vibrant color.
The color Orange denotes energy, warmth, the sun and good health.
It is the color of our sunsets and the warmth of our winter fires.
It has a great affect on us both mentally, emotionally and physically – stimulating activity, whetting our appetite and encouraging socialization and interaction.
Shades of orange often indicate a transition or a bridge between two opposing factors. And it always demands attention and elicits a stronger “love it” or “hate it” response than other colors.
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