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) […]
08 Dec 2011
The mosaic above, Unspoken 10.22.10 – 07.07.11 by Samantha Holmes caused a bit of a […]
05 Apr 2014
“Shattering Expectations: Mosaic 2014″ showcases the vibrancy of the American mosaic scene by presenting multiple works by 8 artists in the monumental mosaic environment, Isaiah Zagar’s Magic Gardens in South Philadelphia.
19 Nov 2012
Currently on view at the Musivum Gallery in Moscow is “Ti Desidero – I Long For You” showcasing the work of seven young artists who are are exploring – some might say exploding – the traditional concepts of mosaic. Our interview with the curator, Luca Maggio . . .
Rewarding Innovation in Contemporary Mosaics: Winners of Ravenna’s Young Artists & Mosaic Competition
17 Nov 2011
For us, one of the most exciting events of international festival RavennaMosaico 2011 was the […]
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.
What is mosaic and what is not? Art consultant & mosaic scholar Daniele Torcellini asks The Question
21 Feb 2012
What is mosaic? What is not mosaic? Is mosaic relevant in today’s art world? Are these questions even worth asking? Ravenna-based art consultant, writer and expert in the use of color Daniele Torcellini tackles these questions in this scholarly and fascinating article.