Inspired by Yves Klein
A splash of energetic Klein blue shade adds instant wow-factor to practically anything. Artist Yves Klein (1928-1962) used the bold hue throughout his career (and also patented it as his own ”International Klein Blue” with Hex code #002FA7).
You might have seen his sponge paintings, or some of the more sensual body paintings. In 1961 he designed a table, a plexi box filled with Klein blue sand, which has since been reproduced. The table can be seen below in the foreground, in pic featuring the apartment of photographer duo Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin (seen on DesignManifest.blogspot.com).
I´m thinking that wouldn’t be a to tricky D.I.Y to pull off, so I gathered some of the ingredients needed: