"Lakapati" by Lauren Baldo
– How Color Shaped the World –
Color Anthropology features sixty international illustrators and designers who, through their prints and originals, have provided a snapshot into the history, significance, and prominence of some of their favorite colors from throughout the ages. From Egyptian Blue to Millenial Pink, Ancient to Contemporary, each color has stories we can't even begin to imagine. The Color Anthropology Exhibition is on display March 21st - May 20th, 2017.
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Color: Burnt Sienna / #E97451
12" x 16"
About this piece:
The Philippines has over one hundred eighty indigenous ethnic groups, most (if not all) of which uses handwoven fabrics and textiles in various forms and earth tones. This use of warm colors is also evident in Philippine art, both historical and contemporary, and I think the mixture of reds and browns in Burnt Sienna is a perfect middle ground and captures that essence well.
This illustration explores the relationship between the life and culture of Filipino tribes and its impact on Philippine art.
About this artist:
Hi, I'm Lauren and I'm currently a freelance illustrator. I'm also an officer at a non-government organization called Ang Illustrador ng Kabataan (Ang INK), which is a group focused on children's illustration.
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