07 Jul 2017
Cover Photo: Courtesy of Olga Goulandris Pulling from a year’s worth of contemporary art discovery, insight from some of the world’s most influential curators and collectors, and early statistics on previous and upcoming mosaic art exhibitions, I’ve skimmed some of the most interesting mosaics to bring you 10 contemporary mosaicists
28 Jun 2017
Ciao folks! It’s been a while but I just wanted to let you all know that I’m finally back from Italy, and I will get back to posting regularly this week! Journey to the heart of Sentosa Island is actually the first article I dedicate to the Island of Death from Behind! This Island embraced magical butterfly parks, wax museums, and spectacular mosaics, and this fact is revealed in the world renowned Universal Studios and Madame Tussauds chain of attractions, as well as a Marine Life Park, which consists of a water park and an aquarium. Certainly, a visit to Sentosa will remain incomplete without a step foot inside The Merlion Walk, which is one of the most famous mosaic landmarks in Singapore. Just like Park Güell and Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, The Merlion Walk is also believed to be one of the world’s most beautiful sites for contemporary mosaic art, colorful tiles, and recycled ceramics! Enough said. Let’s take a loop through this forgotten Singapore island and contemplate its mosaic marvels…
15 Jun 2017
A backyard swimming pool allows us to cool off on a hot summer day, and a place where creativity and inspiration transform from raw ideas into tangible and physical manifestations. As such, a swimming pool should be a space that rouses the imagination into profound creations. When decorating a swimming pool, what better way to start stirring creativity than by delving into mosaic art projects and tile art that both reflect our personalities and spur on splendor? A swimming pool renovation is a perfect time to get a new, exciting mosaic, However, if you’re not ready to do a full makeover this summer, these 5 creative ways will help you bring a different look and feel to your swimming pool!
07 Jun 2017
As temperatures constantly rise and with summer approaching, we all start looking for creative ideas to decorate the outdoor space. This summer’s decor trends require experimenting with artful subjects, some are recapping from last year, but are a little bit of altered, while others are utterly new – mosaic artworks have never been so popular when it comes to backyard decor, weren’t they? Here are some easy ideas to bring an artful appeal to your backyard with mosaic art and make it more inviting for spring & summer gatherings.
02 Jun 2017
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.
31 May 2017
Mosaic is one of the oldest forms of art – you create images using an assemblage of small pieces of different materials. You can use paper, glass, pebbles, stone, or wood to make beautiful pictures, shapes, or just add a bit of color to your surroundings.