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Manual, a journal about art and its making. Blue.The fourth issue. Indigo blue, ultramarine blue, cobalt blue, cerulean blue, zaffre blue, indanthrone blue, phthalo blue, cyan blue, Han blue, French blue, Berlin blue, Prussian blue, Venetian blue, Dresden blue, Tiffany blue, Lanvin blue, Majorelle blue, International Klein Blue, Facebook blue. The names given to different shades of blue speak of plants, minerals, and modern chemistry; exoticism, global trade, and national pride; capitalist branding and pure invention. The fourth issue of Manual is a meditation on blue. From precious substance to controllable algorithm to the wide blue yonder, join us as we leap into the blue.
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design
Providence, Rhode Island
RISD Museum; Manual; art journal
Art and Design
Pickworth,, Amy Editor; Ganz Blythe,, Sarah editor; Mickey,, S. Hollis editor; Berman, Lawrence; Brown, A. Will; Catano, Linda; Finch, Spencer; Helfend, Jessica; Irvin, Kate; Molon, Dominic; Nelson, Maggie; Neuman, Ingrid; Nishimura, Margot; Schloss, Karen B.; Strickland, Anna; van Tilborgh, Louis; van Maanen, Oda; and Williams, Elizabeth A., "Manual / Issue four" (2015). Journals. 4.
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