3d-mosaic-artists
17 May 2017

10 Artists Who Have Been Making 3D Mosaic Art Longer Than You Think

3D Mosaic art has gone wide. Maybe not completely mainstream, however, a lot of visual artists are making their way as mosaicists, and a lot of art galleries and festivals are embracing the art form as an integral part of their shows.

These 10 mosaicists have been on the mosaic scene way longer than you think, some are popular, some are up-and-coming, some are, well, awe-inspiring!

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Italy-Mosaic-Contemporary-Art
11 May 2017

These 10 Artworks Tell the Story of Modern Mosaic Art

Cover Photo: Courtesy of Luca Barberini Modern mosaic art can be quite dense and difficult to understand because modern mosaicists are challenged to craft artworks that go beyond the obvious. Instead of creating decorative mosaics of realistic landscapes and still lifes, they developed a mode of communication to transmit a

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Mothers-day-gift-ideas
04 May 2017

10 Mosaics That Make for the Best Mother’s Day Gift

May 14th will be here soon enough, which means that it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to make this day special to your mom. If you tend to get your mom the same thing every year, it’s time to get creative! Although one can never go wrong by thanking one’s mother with flowers, chocolate and hugs, but you can also surprise her with an unexpected gift. No matter your mom’s character or taste, a mosaic artwork is sure to be the gift any mom would love!

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mosaic-art-decor
27 Apr 2017

Closer to Mother Earth With Nature-Inspired Mosaic Decor

This year Mother’s Day falls on May 14, and as the countdown begins, many of us will be celebrating the extraordinary persons who have supported us to become who we are today – our mothers. But one must not forget Mother Earth, the one who cherishes us all.As we’re not quite over this often-forgotten holiday, let’s get a step closer to our mothers with nature-inspired mosaics that will sustain and foster several more Mother’s Days and memories to come!

Here are some mosaic decor ideas that will make you unleash your inner designer by taking their inspiration from mother earth:

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25 Apr 2017

Islamic Art History: An Influential Period

Following the Roman and Byzantine art periods emerged a new movement, the Islamic Art period. This era represents creation of art in regions where Islamic influence existed, thus calling it Islamic art is not a term that represents a certain religion. History Islamic Art has been arguably a result of

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Mosaic-art-in-firenze
21 Apr 2017

10 Mosaic Artists Claiming Their Place in Firenze

Cover Photo: Courtesy of Olga Goulandris At Sunday’s preview gala for Musiwa17 at Palazzo Medici Riccardi, forty of the world’s most creative mosaic artists were greeting guests as they entered. It’s an appropriate introduction to a contemporary mosaic art fair in Florence.  Earlier in the day, Francesco Chimienti, the founder and

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