Gorstkova E. I., Kolpakova O. V.

NATURE AND THE ROLE OF LIGHT AND COLOR IN ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN WORKS

This paper discusses the theory of light and color as a means of artistic and
compositional expressiveness in architectural and design work, the terminology and methods of
scientific color science to study the nature and role of color and light. It is proposed to connect
modern scientific ideas about color and traditional concepts from the field of architectural coloristics theory with the designing of architecture objects and environment design.

Keywords: aesthetic role of color, biological function of light, direction of light, effect of ligh, light rays, luminous intensity, patterns of perception of form, radiant energy, scientific color science, биологическая функция света, воздействие света на ф, закономерности восприятия формы, лучистая энергия, направление света, научное цветоведение, световые лучи, сила света, эстетическая роль цвета