AIC Conference 2020

We were excited to contribute to AIC2020, the annual conference of the International Colour Association. Due to Covid-19, the conference was not held in Avignon as planned but online.

One of our co-founders, Zena O'Connor, presented four papers: Tactical Urbanism…

Colour Trends 2021

In early December each year, Pantone announces their Colour of the Year, which has significant impact in product product development and purchasing decisions across multiple industries - fashion, home and industrial design, as well as product packaging and graphic design. 

Public Space Ideas Competition

We're excited to announce that our submission to the Public Space Ideas Competition has been short-listed in the Best Temporary/Low Cost Public Space Idea category. 

The Colour Collective Sydney submission team was Naomi Shaw, Jonathan Watcham, and Zena O'Connor. We're…

Color Impact 2020

An excellent summary of Color Impact 2020 by Dr Kate Edwards is available in Color Research & Application, Vol. 45, Issue 5.  Dr Edwards' summary can be accessed via this link.

Hosted by the Inter-Society Color Council (ISCC), the…

Marketing skills - Architects & Designers CPD Workshop

Developed and delivered by communications and marketing guru Jonathan Watcham, a founding member of the Colour Collective Sydney. Jonathan has developed these workshops specifically for architects, designers and building professionals in mid-size practices.

Jonathan knows that, in a highly competitive…

International Colour Day 2020

ICD-2020 is Saturday 21 March and in light of Covid-19, we cancelled our planned ICD event and held an Instagram competition.

Images were posted on Instagram using the hashtag #ICDxColourCollectiveSydney and there were many fabulous entries!

Winners received a Kolormondo…

Colour Talk at Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

Contemporary Colour Strategies in Design & Architecture: The legacy of Marion Hall Best.

Hear from Dr Zena O’Connor as she discusses contemporary ideas and theories on colour in conjunction with the Marion Hall Best exhibition - 26 February 2020. 

Marion…

AIC2019 Conference - Buenos Aires

The 2019 midterm meeting of the AIC (International Colour Association) was held in Buenos Aires, 14 to 17 October 2019. The conference theme was “Color and Landscape” and Dr Zena O'Connor (Colour Collective Sydney) was asked to deliver a keynote…

Digital Colour Apps + Tools CPD Workshop

This workshop features some of the new colour apps and tools available online which make colour design and creativity a breeze!

An interactive workshop, it's a hands-on introduction to some of the best new colour apps and tools available in…

An important workshop for aged care and healthcare design

Colour and contrast are imperative in aged care and healthcare to improve environmental visual literacy. 

This evidence-based seminar gives you the knowledge you need to effectively use colour and contrast in aged care and healthcare. While colour is important in…

International Colour Day

The Colour Collective Sydney celebrated International Day at a fabulous evening event at Caroma on Collins, Alexandria, Sydney. 

Speakers on the night included Nuha Saad, a Sydney-based installation artist and sculptor. Nuha's colourful public art installations feature in City of…

Colour Psychology Workshop

This Colour Psychology workshop helps you to sort fact from fiction, and gives you evidence-based knowledge about human responses to colour that you can apply with confidence in advertising and design. 3 CPD points for architects and designers.

Tickets are…