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Shades of Grey, Black-and-White and Colour

Sarah Street, Principal Investigator. The last room of the National Gallery‚Äôs current exhibition Monochrome: Painting in Black and White (30 Oct 2017-18 Feb 2018) is a large-scale art installation called Room for one colour by Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson. The installation uses single-frequency-monochromatic sodium-yellow lights that suppress all the other colours in the spectrum. This […]