Antoni Gaudí, subject of our The Best Gaudi Mosaics From Around the World article, is famous for more than just his architecture. His devotion to the Modernisme aesthetic also influenced the use of mosaic art on his projects. But, what makes his style recognizable? And does it still influence artists?
His use of the trencadís style of using ceramic fragments of various colors is the first signature element. Re-using materials was part of his philosophy — Gaudí also created glass mosaic art with waste material from local glass factories on at least one building.
Secondly, the irregular shapes of the…
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Sometimes when ideas and reality are stripped from the physical and external entity, they mean so much more to the viewer than their realistic selves. …
In case you’ve ever wondered about the diversity of the pool surfaces you see everywhere, we’re here to tell you that many different options, especially mosaic tile art, come to place when coming to a decision about what to surface a pool.
It’s mainly done with either of these three materials: plaster, aggregates, or pool mosaic tile art.
Plaster is the least durable, and fixing a deformed segment will be costly and time-consuming, considering a fixed segment requires the replacement of a whole piece of plaster, rather than replaced the deformed segment itself. …
Hisham’s palace, also known as Khirbat Al-Mafjar, is one fascinating archeological home to some of the most prestigious and breathtaking mosaics in the world.
This palace returns to the 8th century, back to the Umayyad times. It was named after Hisham ibn Abd al-Malik, the 10th Umayyad caliph, who ruled from 724 until his death in 743.
This palace consists of many parts, such as a bathroom complex, an audience hall, a pool, a mosque, two main gates, a fountain, and the palace itself. It wasn’t the main home of the caliph, it was rather his own winter resort.
For mosaic art enthusiasts, this is already an outstanding year for mosaic discoveries. Our favorite art medium is still generating surprises, as with the latest archaeological finds in Turkey.
As you’ve discovered in previous articles, this region is home to some of the most significant and plentiful mosaic art examples from history. (We rank the Zeuman Mosaic Art Museum in Gaziantep as a Top Vacation Destination!)
These latest announcements are big ones — one adding new layers of meaning to Bronze Age mosaic styles, and the other causing jaws to drop with sheer beauty. Here’s what you need to know.
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Humankind has faced many cultural shifts throughout its lifetime, but if there is one culture that stood out from the crowds, the Egyptian times triumph with glory.
From the great kings and queens, so-called pharaohs, to the mystical creatures that myths behold, ancient Egypt’s culture is filled with many interesting stories and rules that affected and paved way for many cultures later on.
One of the many words that come to mind when speaking of this phenomenal era is the word “Mummy”. It means the physical remains of the pharaohs that live to dazzle us with their glory. Ancient Egyptians…
It doesn’t matter if you are living in a small apartment or a private duplex, empty walls demand to be filled with aesthetics that reflect your personality. With so many decor options available, decorating finding wall art ideas can become a difficult project. Trust our designers, decorating a blank wall is going to be rejuvenating. It will add liveliness to the space like never before, especially with our top 10 unique wall art ideas for 2021.
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Frames are no strangers to walls. Almost everywhere you go, in…
Since the beginning of time, the tools we have been using to express our creativity are continuously evolving. Different types of paint have been explored to create different textures and masterpieces. Same goes for mosaic art and the different types of marble mosaic stones used to create a mosaic artwork.
Our artists will take you on a journey through the different marble mosaic stones that you can use to make a mosaic.
We are creators of mosaic art. Each of our mosaics is handmade from hand cut marble and glass tesserae. We share captivating mosaics, one stone at a time.