Did you know that green is used for night vision goggles because the human eye is most sensitive to, and able to recognise most shades of that color? People are often more productive in rooms painted blue. Pink makes us crave sugar. Red increases enthusiasm. Grey represents non-involvement, giving it a formal authority.
Here’s a comprehensive infographic that explains color psychology and lists interesting facts and effects of different types of hues. A handy guide for designers and a must read for art and design students. Check it out below.