26 Sep 2014
Even as Ravenna, Italy is the eternal steward of mosaic’s Byzantine past, it is also the incubator for the art form’s dynamic future. This is no more evident than in the Young Artists and Mosaic (GAEM) competition, a biennial contest hosted by the Art Museum of the City of Ravenna (MAR) in conjunction with the international mosaic festival, RavennaMosaico. Invited artists under the age of 40 are asked to create works that “should deal with the constitutive, formal & poetic language of mosaic.”
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.
31 Oct 2011
Photo via Ravenna24oro.it What were all of these people celebrating in the streets of Ravenna, […]