Shades of meaning: pink 20180911 (Regular words (clique, shade n.细微的差别,…
Shades of meaning: pink
:The rosy hue's colourful history
symbolised optimism amid the wretchedness of war and the trenches' "stodgy clay"
signified membership to an exclusive clique
defined an epoch of Picasso's life and work
: A new exhibition in New York is dedicated to the history of pink
the colour's importance in punk and protest movements
its erotic connotations
its journey from unisex shade to staple of the ultra-feminine
"It is society that ‘makes’ colour, defines it, gives it meaning."
Pink to make the boys and girls, think.
In me the tiger sniffs the rose.