Egyptian Mosaic Artwork
23 Jun 2021

The undeniable influence of the ancient Egyptian mosaic art

(6 min read) Ancient Egypt is famous for its unique approach to artistic expression. From glorious predynastic images inscribed on rock walls to beautifully morbid ritualistic art surrounding the dead, Egyptians were and still are immensely valuable to the cultural heritage of the human race. One of the main strengths

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Top Mosaic Art Destinations
14 Apr 2021

Top mosaic art destinations to visit this summer

(4 min read) Now that we are finally moving forward with the vaccine and the overall situation is starting to look somewhat better, we can at least think about some of the spots we could visit once the pandemic is over. Once this passed, I am telling you, we will

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Mosaic Artist Laurel True
10 Mar 2021

10 amazing female artists who are changing the mosaic art scene

(6 min read) Every March 8, on International Women’s Day, the world celebrates the many achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for establishing gender equality. Mosaics Lab joins the global community as it comes together to celebrate women’s achievements, especially in the visual arts. This

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Black history month Art Gallery
23 Feb 2021

Artworks by Black painters in the Smithsonian Collection

(4 min read) With 19 museums, galleries, and research facilities attracting 22 million people a year, the Smithsonian Institution is among the most-visited attractions in the United States. Travelers from around the world particularly head to Washington D.C.’s National Mall to see the famed Smithsonian castle and neighboring museums. While

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Celebrating Black History Month
17 Feb 2021

5 powerful mosaic designs influenced by Black history

(4 min read) It’s been 44 years since February was officially declared as Black History Month in the United States. Black people from all walks of life have helped shape communities across the country for more than four centuries. Black History Month is very much about honoring the valuable contributions

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The Making of Mona Lisa mosaic art masterpiece
13 Jan 2021

Mona Lisa of Mosul — A captivating mosaic artwork that will last for 1000s of years

(3 min read) So we’ve officially made a considerable step into a new decade, and what a first step it was… I suppose we were too quick to think that we will leave all of the difficult things behind, so some other things had to happen to remind us how

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mosaic-art-for-kids
23 Sep 2020

The Mosaicists of the Future

All children are potential mosaic artists and that is amazing (4 min read) September is the baby safety month and on the surface of things, it might seem that we as mosaic artists and interior designers don’t have much to do with it…I am here to argue that we certainly do.

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Bathroom Mosaic Tiles
12 Aug 2020

How to Clean Your Bathroom Tiles in 5 Easy Steps

(5 min read) One of the few things that almost every human has in common is the united need as a species to dispose of our waste or to eliminate any sign of our poo and pee. That’s how bathrooms came to be. Another thing is, bathrooms are one of the

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Handmade Mosaic Art by Mosaics Lab
11 Mar 2020

Celebrating International Women’s Month –  Artemisia Gentileschi, The Unsung Heroine of the Art World

(4 min read) Throughout history, the art world has been dominated by the names of incredible creators but scarcely does a woman’s name glisten on the list of the greats. Women have faced judgment and disapproval for pursuing the arts, which throughout the ages was widely considered a man’s task. Whether

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Handmade Mosaic Artwork | Artwork by Frida Kahlo | Mosaics Lab
04 Mar 2020

The colorful, political and sensual majesty of Frida Kahlo

(4 min read) Frida Kahlo has long been renowned as Mexico’s finest artist; not only for her gorgeous Mexican-inspired masterpieces and self-portraits but for her insatiably positive attitude to life and her acute poeticism. Born on July 6, 1907, in Coyocoan, Mexico; Frida suffered from polio at the age of 6

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Handmade Mosaic Designs; Valentine Mosaic Artwork
14 Feb 2020

Romantic mosaics to get you in the mood for Valentine’s Day ❤️

(4 min read) Whether the idea of Valentine’s Day fills you with warm and fuzzy feelings or downright annoys you, it’s always the right time to admire some on-topic mosaic art; if you read this far, you know why you’re here ;). The loved-up celebration originates from ancient Roman times when Emperor

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Halloween Mosaic Designs, Mosaic Artwork
30 Oct 2019

Spooky Season - Halloween Mosaic Designs To Inspire The Ghoul In All Of Us

(2 min read) Here, in my Mosaics Lab cauldron, I have brewed up a remedy to aid that candy-corn induced stomach ache. Don’t worry, there’s no eye of newt or tongue of dog here, just some wholesome Halloween themed mosaic designs, from glitzy pumpkins to spooky embellished skulls; Halloween is

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Hero.Mosaics Lab | Tile Mosaic Artwork, Mosaic Patterns, Handmade Mosaic Art
21 Aug 2019

Lilian Broca – Attuned world awareness in an ancient mosaic craft

(3 min read) Lilian Broca creates gorgeous large scale mosaics featuring historical figures in the ancient art of smalto glass, her work acts as a commentary on societal issues. Broca states: “my mythological subjects reflect internationalism, a worldly awareness attuned to significant concerns. I draw attention to political grievances, acts

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Handmade Mosaic Art, horror Mosaic Artworks, Mosaic Designs
14 Aug 2019

Mosaic Art Meets Contemporary Horror Genre

(4 min read) Those of you who follow this blog are probably well aware of the fact that I get somewhat personally invested in each post. Also, you might or might not know that I am an avid horror fan by now. So, I had this idea to write a

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The tree of life painting by the famous Austrian painter Gustav Klimt
23 Jul 2019

Gustav Klimt: Gold-laced Femininity And Erotic Surrealism

(4 min read) Gustav Klimt, (born July 14th, 1862) was a famous Austrian symbolist and expressionist painter. Famed for his world-renowned golden era painting; “The Kiss”. His demure, often erotic and surreal paintings moved boldly away from traditional styles, and passionately into the fires of suggestion, sexual expression and female

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Tile Mosaic Artwork, Mosaic Designs, Handmade Mosaic Art
18 Jun 2019

4 stunning mosaic art travel destinations to visit this summer

(3 min read) Summertime is a worldwide favorite time to grab hold of travel opportunities and set sail to see a range of cultural treats, from fine cuisine, rolling landscapes, to the colorful bounty of the arts. Mosaic art offers a unique insight into deeply laced cultural styles around the

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