Creating a piece of mosaicpatterns for your interior will not only add a blast of beauty to your space but it will also make you part of a rich tradition of such decoration that dates back thousands of years. While evolutions occurred in mosaic techniques over these generations, one of the most revolutionary was the transition occurring during the days of the Byzantine Empire (330-1453). Can you guess this one small shift that changed the course of mosaic history? Simply put: the mosaic moved from the floor to the wall.
If your marble tile isn’t making the grade or your carpet is a catastrophe, it might be time to consider a radical yet radiating renovation: adding a floor mosaic to your interior. Incorporating a mosaic into your interior is a guaranteed way to wow your visitors and add an air of utmost sophistication to your room. But where does one begin?
Is abstract art just an excuse to be a bad artist? Why do you think some people like it and others don’t appreciate it? What is abstract art, and how one can appreciate it? Did you know that art enthusiasts are willing to spend millions on abstract artworks? Why do auctioneers and bidders appraise and evaluate artworks? Is there a strategy behind this? In this article you will discover what abstract art is really about and how to contemplate this art movement! You will also discover why do auctioneers and bidders evaluate abstract artworks.
Looking for new ways to understand artworks? Have you explored Impressionism? Unlike traditional mosaics relying on accurate lines and details, impressionist mosaics are created with natural flaws. Mosaic Impressionism is archetypal to impressionist painting techniques. Paintings are usually made with small strokes of pure colors. While impressionist mosaics are made with scientific studies of color to manifest the effects of light in nature. In this article you will discover what Impressionism is really about and how to understand this art movement!
Why the attraction to Mermaids is so compelling? Why do mermaids retain such a perceptible role in our contemporary culture? To answer these questions one must sink into the world of artists’ visions! As we always wander through the most impressive artworks, this week we stumbled upon many imposing mermaid mosaics. These artworks have inspired us to elect the 5 most fascinating artworks among many other designs. Enjoy the visions of 5 fascinating mosaic designers and 5 of the most impressive mermaid mosaic artworks!
Influenced by the Moorish architecture, this monument is definitely a celestial wonder hidden in a cavern. We believe it existed, however were astonished when we discovered its location. It’s hard to believe that this monumental castle influenced by the Moroccan style of architecture, is hidden behind an abandoned castle in Tuscany, Italy. The castle was built in 1605 by the Spanish nobleman, Ximenes of Aragon.