Saturday, April 28, 2012
"I've been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colors was black."
The color black is associated with sophistication and power... tuxedos, limousines, judge's robes, and priest's attire are all typically black.
Gertrud Hegelund by Chadwick Tyler for Black Magazine
A black cat crossing your path is considered bad luck in many cultures, except in England, where spotting a black cat is considered good luck.
"Black is not a color." "Color is a matter of taste and of sensitivity."
Musicians in an orchestra pit often wear all black during live concerts as to not draw attention away from the stage performers.
The color black is so widely regarded as sophisticated in fashion that the term "the new black" is often used to describe and give merit to a color trend.
Black Grouse by Tom Schandy, Norway