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X-cultural Communication 7: Colors Across Cultures

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X-cultural Communication as presented at the University of Applied Sciences/ Communication Design faculty in Constance between 2004 and 2008.

Colors across cultures. 16 photographylizations.

The great visualization by http://www.informationisbeautiful.net/visualizations/colours-in-cultures/ and http://alwayswithhonor.com/#308787/Color-Culture inspired me to update my existing lecture material.

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X-cultural Communication 7: Colors Across Cultures

  1. 1. Colors X-Culture
  2. 2. What Colors Mean Image credit: www.flickr.com/haraldfelgner/3645494135 >
  3. 3. 10 Cultures Compared www.informationisbeautiful.net/visualizations/colours-in-cultures >
  4. 4. Borders, Geographies, or Religions? http://alwayswithhonor.com/#308787/Color-Culture >
  5. 5. a.  Western/ American b.  Japanese c.  Hindu d.  Native American e.  Chinese f.  Asian g.  Eastern European h.  Muslim i.  African j.  South American
  6. 6. In Detail – 16 Out of 84: The differences are just amazing; and so are the consistencies … >
  7. 7. Anger is Red or Black
  8. 8. Cold is Blue
  9. 9. Red, Courage is Yellow Orange or
  10. 10. Cowardice is Yellow
  11. 11. Danger is Red or Yellow
  12. 12. Black, White, Death is Silver or Green
  13. 13. Yellow , Energy is Orange or Red
  14. 14. Evil is Black
  15. 15. Good luck is Green or Red
  16. 16. Growth is Green
  17. 17. Yellow, Happiness is Green White or , Red
  18. 18. Heat is Red
  19. 19. Illness is Yellow
  20. 20. Red, Green, Love is Yellow, or Blue
  21. 21. Loyalty is Blue
  22. 22. Truce is White or Silver
  23. 23. 10 Cultures Compared www.informationisbeautiful.net/visualizations/colours-in-cultures >
  24. 24. Credits
  25. 25. /haraldfelgner/3645494135/ /davidecassenti/4356402568/ /tambako/3753870273/ /jamesyu/366732694/ http://www.flickr.com /haraldfelgner/3646016946/ /gagilas/2659695352/ /robertfrancis/100050624/ /kaibara/2545331599/ /practicalowl/3555181038/ /cw_ye/3425578395/ /villamon/3234097023/ /theleonards/29087170/
  26. 26. /thomashawk/424104455/ /lauramary/105312327/ http://www.flickr.com /atomicshark/125773243/ /29007475@N08/3044913454/ Visualization and data: ⁄  http:// www.informationisbeautiful. /pindec/202916449/ net/visualizations/colours- in-cultures/ ⁄  http://alwayswithhonor.com/ /liewcf/894035077/ #308787/Color-Culture/
  27. 27. Read More?
  28. 28. ⁄  Harald Felgner & the Red Fez ⁄  A spectrum of projects, from international marketing to IT. ⁄  xculture.felgner.ch ⁄  twitter.com/haraldfelgner

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