21 Jun 2018

Ancient Mosaics And The Animal Kingdom

Since the beginning of art, animals were one of the favorite subjects. We know that the oldest representations of beasts were created about 38 millennia BC, but the fascination humans have had with fauna never waned. Civilizational development brought progress to the world of art, and representations of the animal
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18 Apr 2018

A brief history of Ancient Greek mosaics

The history of mosaics is elaborate and winding, extending over a vast passage of time and geography. From the advent of the art form, to what we know now as mosaic design, Ancient Greek mosaics are as important today as they were thousands of years ago. Greek Mosaics, which can
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23 Mar 2018

The sprawling mosaics of Garni Temple

The mosaic artform dates back to ancient times when a unique method of piecing together finely carved pebbles in a uniform manner would amount to a beautifully laid-out, stony depiction. While 3D printed “machine-made” mosaics are a brand new phenomenon that was only recently invented in our digital age, ancient
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29 Aug 2017

A Closer Look At The Taj Mahal’s Mosaics

Inlaid with lapis lazuli, turquoise and malachite, the mosaics the Taj Mahal are a testament to the beauty of this art form as well as its power to evoke emotion. Known locally as “Parchin Kari”, many who have come to personally see the Taj Mahal have also come to appreciate
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04 Aug 2017

Mosaic Magnetism at The Vatican Museums

Rome “The eternal city” is very well known for its sprawling lights and lively streets, on-going festivals and late ending nights. It holds some of the greatest masterpieces of the world such as the Colosseum, the Vatican Museums, and many others. This city is also considered to have the world’s largest collection of Roman mosaics. Since it’s also home to hundreds of museums covering archeology and mosaic art! In Today’s article, I’ll take another trip to Italy, but this time to explore one of the world’s most Iconic art museum “The Vatican” with over two thousand years of works to admire, priceless artifacts, historic pieces of art, sculptures and of course mosaics.
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02 Jun 2017

Beautify Your Home With A Mosaic Rug Tile

Tile floors have a lot of versatility. They come in many colors, they’re long-lasting and durable, and they clean easily. You can use them in any room in the house, if you choose, or even for outside areas. As practical as they are, though, they can be a little bland, especially in big areas with neutral color tiles. So how can you break up space and add some visual interest? One way to do it is with a mosaic rug.
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