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An exhibition at the Design Museum in London shows colour in a new light

“IT IS FORM which comes first,” Le Corbusier wrote in 1920, “and everything else should be subordinated to it.” “Everything else” included colour—“the sensory jubilations of the paint tube” as the French architect put it—which was capricious, distracting and liable to fade or change over time.
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