16 Jan Classic Blue – Pantone Colour of the Year 2020
Pantone, an American colour company has announced their Colour of the Year 2020. They have chosen Pantone 19-4052 or Classic Blue. Pantone describes Classic Blue as “poised and self-assured blue hue, elegant in its simplicity”. The beautiful Classic Blue is also said to be “genderless in outlook and seasonless in endurance”.
“We are living in a time that requires trust and faith. It is this kind of constancy and confidence that is expressed by PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue, a solid and dependable blue hue we can always rely on. Imbued with a deep resonance, PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue provides an anchoring foundation. A boundless blue evocative of the vast and infinite evening sky, Classic Blue encourages us to look beyond the obvious to expand our thinking; challenging us to think more deeply, increase our perspective and open the flow of communication.”
– Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute.
Pantone has been coming up with their Colour of the Year since 20 years. The colour announced by Pantone is followed by artists, designers, illustrators and all big houses in the world.