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Radical Color for the Office: Kolor in Germany

September 05, 2012 5:30 PM

BY Christine Chang Hanway

Urban edge for the office: Berlin-based design collective Kolor combines fluorescent paint and plywood in their line of office furniture.

Above two: The plywood retains its natural color; an unexpected combination with the fluorescent yellow.

Above: A light and airy metal frame supports a thin piece of plywood. The fluorescent yellow color adds fun to the elegant proportions of the table.

Above: The metal supports are transformed by fluorescent paint.

Above: Kolor uses the same unexpected combination of materials in the design of a simple adjustable shelf system.

Above: To see other ways Kolor uses color, see The Transformative Properties of Kolor.

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