All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Pantone

Pantone: The Latest Architecture and News

The Beauty of Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year Through 15 Projects

05:00 - 4 January, 2019
The Beauty of Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year Through 15 Projects, Fernando Guerra. ImageCasa Vermelha / extrastudio
Fernando Guerra. ImageCasa Vermelha / extrastudio

A few days ago, the Pantone Color Institute ended the annual suspense of fashionistas and color connoisseurs everywhere by announcing its 2019 Color of the Year: Living Coral. Described by the Institute as “an animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge,” [1] PANTONE 16-1546 will surely be seen throughout the new year and perhaps in places you wouldn’t expect.

Create Color Palettes from Your Smartphone Pics with These 4 Free Apps

06:00 - 4 July, 2018
Luis Barragán House / Luis Barragán. Imagem © Flickr of LrBln
Luis Barragán House / Luis Barragán. Imagem © Flickr of LrBln

"Anyone can be a photographer nowadays, all you need is a smartphone." Although this is a well-known cliche, that doesn't mean it's entirely untrue. Recently, with the advancement of smartphone technology, aided by social networks, the growth of photographic capabilities on these devices has increased at an exponential speed. 

Step Into the Multicolored Universe of the Pantone Hotel with these Eye-Watering Images

00:00 - 11 November, 2014
Step Into the Multicolored Universe of the Pantone Hotel with these Eye-Watering Images, © Sven Laurent
© Sven Laurent

The Pantone Hotel, a seven-story hotel in Brussels with decor inspired by the famous Pantone color system, opened for business in 2010, but these candy-colored images of its multi-hued rooms were new to us. Designed by interior designer Michel Penneman and architect Olivier Hannaert, and photographed by Sven Laurent, the Pantone Hotel serves up 59 rooms in a wide variety of color schemes, perfected by Pantone's authoritative color matching system. It is the apotheosis of the company's transition into manufacturing lifestyle products, with the "Pantone Universe" range containing everything from mugs to cufflinks, all colored to an exact specification with their identifying code.

© Sven Laurent © Sven Laurent © Sven Laurent © Sven Laurent + 13