18 Different Projects That Feature the Color Green

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© Maarten Willemstein Over the centuries green has signified many emotions; love, jealousy, health, and more recently the environment. Particularly in the middle ages, it was used to suggest wealth and riches, being used by Leonardo da Vinci as the color of Mona Lisa’s dress. It has also been part of the important tradition to … Continue reading 18 Different Projects That Feature the Color Green

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Kiki Kogelnik, Self Portrait

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