The haptic aspects of colour

Just came across an interesting article on “Colour as content, not surface”. It is written by Timo Rieke on Linked In.  Here is a short extract

“………. Colours appear rough or smooth, soft or hard, sharp or rounded, heavy or light, or flat or spatial. To understand the meanings of colours, it can be useful to understand sight as a sort of touch, but also as a type of hearing and smelling at a distance………In the visual arts, colour also serves to alter the impression of materiality, space and feel…..! Read the full article  here: