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Vietnam: “I think these are pigments for fabric dyeing,” says van Bleiswijk. “In Europe we would have ranked them: first whites, then yellows, then oranges, then pinks, then blues. Whereas here you see everything mixed up like a Rubik’s Cube. Maybe it’s less about daring and more about not being aware. It would be easy to make a color order, but I think it’s nice that they didn’t.”