Color of the Year: Simply White (OC-117)

Striking Contrasts,
Bold Lines... The Beauty and Versatility of Simply White.

Surrender to the complexity of simply white.

In this abstract artist's townhouse, the interplay of whites and light creates nuance and subtle beauty.


Angles and edges become sharply defined as simply white
is cut with black. This digital designer's cabin conveys intent, celebrates form, as fearless, high chroma colors punctuate the black and white landscape.


In the ceramicist's studio, harmony reigns.
Coats of simply white paint refresh rustic boards and beams and take on a warm, soft glow.


White frames and flatters. In this gallerist's
brownstone, white is the guide that directs the eye to multiple color encounters.simply_white_accentlivingroom

Here's a video that takes you inside Benjamin Moore as color executives discuss the reasoning and decision behind selecting Simply White as the Benjamin Moore Color of 2016.