a photo a week – yellow

“How lovely yellow is! It stands for the sun.”
Vincent Van Gogh

Yellow a fantastic color, one of my favorite flowers is the daffodil. I had a couple roads I could take here: food, flowers, clothing …. but I will go for modern art.

Studies show that the meaning of the color yellow can be warmth, cheerfulness, increased mental activity, increased muscle energy. The color yellow helps activate the memory, encourage communication, enhance vision, build confidence, and stimulate the nervous system.

The color yellow is associated with warmth, happiness, fun, friendship, caution and electricity.

“Don’t dress to kill, dress to survive.”
Karl Lagerfeld

“Barilla” pasta brand, was inspired by the Italian fashion tradition and invited Swedish fashion designer Bea Szenfeld to do her interpretation of fashion and pasta.
The dress in the picture is created by pasta butterflies, so-called farfalle. (May 2015)

“The strangeness will wear off and I think we will discover
the deeper meanings in modern art.”
Jackson Pollock.

Tara Donovan is a contemporary American artist best known for her site-specific installations and she had her amazing show at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebæk, Denmark. (November 2013)

“This grandiose tragedy that we call modern art.”
Salvador Dali

“Tabachin Ribbon” A 4 meter (13-foot) tall yellow sculpture by Yvonne Domenge,  born in Mexico City in 1946, I found it in the Millennium Park, Chicago (July 2014)

“(You could’ve made that) + (but you didn’t) = Modern Art” 
― Unknown

“Your Solar Nebula” by Olafur Eliasson, a Danish-Icelandic artist known for sculptures and large-scale installation art employing elemental materials such as light, water, and air temperature to enhance the viewer’s experience. On show at İstanbul Modern, a.k.a. Istanbul Museum of Modern Art. (November 2016)

“Art cannot be modern.
Art is primordially eternal.”
Egon Schiele

Chihuly Garden and Glass is an exhibit in the Seattle Center showcasing the studio glass of American artist Dale Chihuly. (July 2014)


10 thoughts on “a photo a week – yellow

  1. 🙂 Great examples of YELLOW, dear Wivi!
    The pasta looks delicious!
    Have a very HAPPY week and many hugs xo 🙂

    N.B.: I just found double cherry Magnum today. In my fridge now. Haven’t tasted it yet… 😀

    • *laughing … you’re mad … a dress made out of pasta delicious. Cherry Magnum???? Haven’t seen them over here. Or maybe … Enjoy it! AfternoonHug

    • Thank you, Chihuly are a fantastic artist … all those wired and wonderful piece they had or have still ??? by Seattle Space Needle. The pasta dress … I wish I had captured the whole dress, not a good shot have, but all I have.

    • Amy, don’t worry … I don’t understand neither why it links doesn’t work between you and me. I will pass them next time into a comment. Thanks for your support.

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