Elaine M. Goodwin
17 Aug 2013
This summer, a new mosaic tradition was born in Florence with the first edition of Musiwa, an international exhibition featuring works from some of the medium’s most important and revered artists.
28 Nov 2010
MAN is fortunate in its friends. One of them, French mosaic artist Francoise Moulet, has […]
20 Apr 2013
At any gathering of contemporary mosaic artists, the question of “What’s it going to take to advance the art form/genre/medium?” is likely to arise. One of two positions is usually taken: Change the Status Quo or Work Within the Status Quo – the Status Quo being the current hierarchy of the Greater Art World. Last October, during the British Association of Modern Mosaic’s annual Forum at the Victoria & Albert Museum, the question arose briefly during the organization’s General Meeting. The conversation, which focused on the Tate Modern’s continued refusal to show mosaic, was continued in the organization’s newsletter “Grout.” Read these thoughtful “head-to-head” arguments from Paul Bentley, BAMM’s Chairman 1999-2005 and the current Chairman, Gary Drostle.
21 Feb 2012
The artist, author and teacher reveals how a personal discovery while visiting Basilica of San Vitale of Ravenna Italy in the 1990s has fueled her 20-year mosaic pursuit to “to commune with the divine.”