Search Results for: Sonia King
18 May 2013
We asked Sonia King, the first American artist to be acquired by the Museo d’Arte della Citta di Ravenna (MAR), to look back on her progression as a mosaicist and select works that she thinks of as personal milestones – works that were key turning points or launch pads for what came next in her artistic progression. She obliged us with the six works and personal thoughts below that cover a period of time from 1999 to 2011. One could think of it as a “master class” in the exploration of the core components of mosaic.
11 Oct 2009
Our second postcard from Ravenna Mosaico comes from Sonia King, mosaic artist, author, and teacher. […]
13 Jul 2013
A sunny spring day in Ravenna. A studio filled with paintings and mosaics. A student […]
13 Mar 2013
How wonderful. A venue for the Society of American Mosaic Artist’s (SAMA) annual member show, Mosaic Arts International, that is a perfect fit. Tacoma’s Museum of Glass (MOG) has all the right stuff to showcase contemporary mosaic splendidly. The internationally-known museum has the architecture and lighting to make mosaic literally and figuratively shine. More important, MOG has a natural kinship with mosaic through the medium of glass.
09 May 2012
Dallas-based artist Sonia King creates worlds and galaxies in her award-winning mosaics.
19 Apr 2012
Mosaic sleuth Lillian Sizemore (aka Miss Marble) tracks down the origins of a mystery mid-century mosaic in Milan, Italy.
01 Jun 2013
The most exciting exhibit we saw in conjunction with the Society of American Mosaic Artist’s (SAMA) annual conference in Tacoma, WA last April was Transposition, a site-specific group show mounted at INScape – a former Immigration and National Services Building (INS). Curated by participating artists Jo Braun, Kate Jessup and Kelley Knickerbocker, Transpositions asked the 15 invited artists to consider the “liminal” nature of both the historical use of the building and the state of the mosaic medium.
07 Apr 2010
MAN 2009 artist Pam Stratton (Cape Ann, MA) is the first mosaic artist to receive […]
31 Jul 2014
“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.” Jorge Luis Borges. Currently on view at the stunning National Library of Latvia at Riga is “BiblioMosaico”, 34 mosaic interpretations of The Book.
11 May 2013
When the contemporary mosaic collection of the Art Museum of the City of Ravenna (MAR) […]