There is no doubt that colours are fundamental elements in our lives. It is present in our life and activity, leaving a mark on everything that surrounds us: from the colours used in the interior of the living space, to those outside of it (buildings, streets, shops, etc.)
Colours have the power to influence our soul, adding warmth or cold, happiness or sorrow, interest or reluctance, peace or anxiety.
Creating an architectural ambience also depends on the aesthetics of the interior space to be decorated. Our interior designers will use form, texture, colour and light, to harmonize the functionality of the space with the mood and personality of the individual.
The usage of colours in interior design results in defining the „volume” of the space – turning a room more spacious or more intimate, depending on the chosen palette.
Even though humans can identify approx.. 7.000.000 different shades, we need to be aware of 9 core colours and their significance:
Lastly, choosing colours for interior design needs to be connected with the lighting in the space. This single aspect has a tremendous influence on the final experience and the individual’s perception.
At ONNO, our architects play with colours in a way that is customized to each client. We create experiences by blending base nuances with accent shades that interact one with the other.