Red is the ultimate cure for sadness.
In the past, I've spotlighted blue, yellow, brown, green, and orange. Is that all? I'm pretty sure I haven't featured red yet. For an interesting look at cultural feelings about the color red, visit Color Matters.
Dario Argento Decorative Gate, Brooklyn Museum
photo by Chris Montgomery
The young Queen Elizabeth I (here in about 1563) liked to wear bright reds, before she adopted the more sober image of the "Virgin Queen."
By Steven van der Meulen
Standing Dog, Mexico, 200 B.C. - A.D. 500
Brush with Carp and Dragon, Middle Ming dynasty, about 1450-1550
Made in China
by Sui Jianguo
photo by Thomas Hawk
Brighton University Peace Cranes
A group from Brighton University, England raised funds in support of the victims of the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
photo by Dominic Alves
photo by cuatrok77
photo by William Beem
Cardinals in winter art lesson