Plascon has revealed its 2016 paint colour palette, seeking inspiration from the raw pigments of the earth and the cooling tones of the universe that surrounds us. The palette also looks to the past to inform a rich new classicism and draw energy from design concepts that encourage playfulness.
With the world’s gaze shifting towards Brazil for the upcoming Olympic Games in 2016, Plascon has also highlighted the shade of blue called Atlantic Beach as one of the season’s most significant colours.
The palette states that this intense blue is ideal for promoting focus, concentration and also commands respect, especially in relation to sport. A stimulating and refreshing tone, Atlantic Beach creates the perfect atmosphere to zone focus and workspaces.
Headed up by Kansai Global Colour Manager, Anne Roselt, the Plascon forecast groups this year’s most important paint colours into four categories. They are the following: