ida b wells mosaic portrait
17 Sep 2020

Ida B Wells: A Magnificent Mosaic Portrait

A key figure in black feminism and the civil rights movement is Ida B Wells. As far back as 1883, Wells protested the injustices suffered by African Americans when she refused to leave her first-class seat in the so-called “white” coach. She was recently made into the main subject of
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Mosaic Cities
04 May 2020

Mosaic Art Rich Cities to Visit After this Quarantine

Are you missing your travel plans? The coronavirus travel restrictions and lifestyle changes have cancelled a lot of 2020 vacations. We’re all waiting to see what will happen next with overseas travel and our own schedules. Meanwhile, those exotic destinations we’re seeing in movies and on reality shows are tempting
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19 Mar 2020

Custom Mosaics: An Endless World of Creativity

Back in ancient times, it was a status symbol to have custom mosaics in your home. Many of the most famous Pompeii and Herculaneum mosaic artworks were found in private villas. It was a sign that the owner had good taste and discernment. Even today, archaeologists use the preserved mosaic
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London Subway Mosaic Tiles
04 Mar 2020

Subway Tiles Gems in the London Underground

We introduced you to the world of NYC mosaic subway tiles recently – did you know how much public art was available on a daily commute in the Big Apple? Well, great mosaic art certainly isn’t confined to this side of the Atlantic! This week, we’re visiting London to get
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06 Feb 2020

How to Become a Mosaic Artist? The Basics of Mosaic Art

Was one of your resolutions for 2020 about making art? Great idea! Engaging in a creative hobby like DIY mosaic art is a healthy way to relax, exercise your problem-solving skills, and learn some new things. Best of all, you have something to show for it when you’re done with
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Imagine Mosaic Central Park
31 Jan 2020

The Story of the IMAGINE Mosaic at Central Park

There is a story in every piece of mosaic art, and we love sharing them. On this 50th anniversary week of John Lennon’s “Instant Karma” song release, we visit a famous New York City installation: the home of the famous Central Park Imagine Mosaic. A Special Memorial to John Lennon
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