Pantone reveals color for 2018. Enigmatic shades of purple/violet were for a long time colors of counterculture, nonconventional and artistic geniuses. Music icons like Prince, David Bowie, and even Jimmy Hendrix brought variations of ultraviolet to the scene of western pop culture, channeling their expressive individualism. Depth of Pantone’s color of the year 2018. symbolizes experimentalism and encourages individuals to leave their unique mark on this world.Historically many mysterious and spiritual qualities go with Ultra Violet, the color often related to intellectual practices that offer some kind of haven for those who look for protection from the overstimulated world. Ultra Violet (18-3838 ) and shades of this color are used for meditative spaces where we gather positive energy and inspire people to connect.