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Inspiring mosaic art trends in 2021

(4 min read) With the new year comes great hope and optimism for the future, and these sentiments show in our interior design choices. Whether it’s adding blush-toned décor, bringing the outdoors in, or paying tribute to nostalgia and tradition, homeowners are looking for ways to add a sense of calm to their living spaces in 2021.

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Interior Design by Max Artbovich.

Are you looking for mosaic art inspired by this year’s home decorating trends? We have curated a list of available and custom designs that are at once trendy and stylish.


1. Abstract ideas

Abstract Mosaic Artwork by Mosaics Lab
Gold-Blue Abstract – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.

Minimalist abstract art with organic shapes and soft shades are in vogue this year. It’s all about squiggles and wiggles, says Architectural Digest. But why limit yourself to decorating your space with trendy rippling forms and neutral hues? Go against the current and add bursts of color with an abstract and bold design inspired by modern mosaic masters.

Stunning mosaic design by Mosaics Lab
Handmade Mosaic Design — Copyright © Mosaics Lab.

2. Green day

Floral Mosaic Design by Mosaics Lab
Magnolia Garden Contemporary Mosaic – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.


From succulents and palms to lilies and orchids, houseplants helped us destress throughout 2020. And we will continue to see greenery in households well into 2021. Houseplants have never been more fashionable, reports Homes & Gardens. Not only do plants add a touch of much-needed color and nature to homes, but they also freshen indoor air. Proudly show off your green thumb with a modern mosaic featuring your favorite blooms and houseplants.

Beautiful Mosaic Artwork by Mosaics Lab
Enchanted Lilies – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.

3. Miss granny

Floral Mosaic Mural by Mosaics Lab
Gorgeous Floral Mosaic Artwork – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.

Nostalgia is the keyword for 2021 as many of us continue to live far from our parents and grandparents. One of the trends that Better Homes & Gardens has written about in recent months is the “granny chic” or “grand millennial” style. Imagine your grandmother’s home, but less dated and stuffy and more fashionable with a quirky twist. Cherish childhood memories with these mosaic ideas featuring maximalist floral and antique patterns.

Handmade Mosaic Design by Mosaics Lab
Handmade Mosaic Artwork – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.

4. True blue

Flower Mosaic Design by Mosaics Lab
Handmade Mosaic Design – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.

Although the Pantone Color Institute announced Ultimate Grey and Illuminating as their Colors of the Year for 2021, Benjamin Moore, PPG, and Glidden opted for bluish tints such as Aegean Teal, Misty Aqua, and Aqua Fiesta. If home dwellers are not looking for vivid shades, they are looking for serene hues like blues and aquas. Use the psychology of color to your advantage, or simply remind yourself of the ocean, with these mosaic ideas in ultramarine, navy, and teal.

Blue mosaic artwork by Mosaics Lab
Handmade Mosaic Artwork – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.

5. Tradition and heritage

Traditional Mosaic Artwork by Mosaics Lab
Magic Amphora – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.

Not only are homeowners getting inspiration from generations past, they are also looking to great European estates and museums for ideas. Think traditionalist, but not antique or ancient. In traditionalist interiors, furnishings, décor, and artwork all pay homage to classical art and world cultures. Further, Veranda anticipates a “gravitational pull towards traditional-leaning décor… perhaps in unexpected ways.” Keep your home looking timeless rather than archaic by considering modern mosaics with traditional designs, yet in newer touches and finishes.

Stunning Mosaic Design by Mosaics Lab
Mirror of a Soul – Copyright © Mosaics Lab.


Get the style you want

For contemporary and on-trend mosaics art designs, shop now at Mosaics Lab. We specialize in authentic and handmade mosaic art pieces brought to life by artisans who have mastered their craft for generations.

For more information, get in touch with us at [email protected] or check out our custom mosaic design section and order your own mosaic. We are more than happy to help bring your custom mosaic ideas to life.


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Carla Tensuan is a specialized content writer and visual arts enthusiast who writes about the arts, mosaic art, Interior Design, and the latest trends in decor.

29 Comments

  1. Cristina Petrini
    January 20, 2021 at 1:45 pm

    I see a great desire for spring and summer, beautiful colors and an immense discharge of energy. What masterpieces! I love so much!

  2. Amber Myers
    January 20, 2021 at 3:19 pm

    Pretty! I so love all of these colors. I’ve always loved all the blues.

  3. Tara Pittman
    January 20, 2021 at 3:53 pm

    Such awesome looks for these rooms. I love the first one with the yellow couch.

  4. Joline
    January 20, 2021 at 4:46 pm

    I really love browsing here. So many lovely mosaic artworks! Hope to invest in one soon.

  5. Emily Terrell
    January 20, 2021 at 4:54 pm

    I’m sad that we are stuck renting another year. My decor changes can only come in added shelves. Otherwise I’d be wanting to get a marvelous mosaic above the fireplace. Love the peacock!

  6. Stephanie
    January 20, 2021 at 7:18 pm

    I don’t keep up with trends very much, but I do love having house plants in my home and the outdoorsy colors and vibes. The enchanted Lillies mosaic is so pretty!

  7. JAYE SHIELDS
    January 20, 2021 at 8:30 pm

    Those are absolutely incredible. I think the peacock is my favorite. Thank you so much for sharing

  8. Neely
    January 20, 2021 at 8:32 pm

    The enchanted lillies is so beautiful! That’s my absolute favorite.

  9. Cristina Coroiu
    January 21, 2021 at 2:23 am

    Wow, those are so beautiful. I was never a huge fan of mosaics but those photos changed my mind. The peacock one is my favorite.

  10. Mae
    January 21, 2021 at 4:52 am

    You had me at enchanted lilies! These art pieces are so mesmerizing! I can stare at them for hours and will still be in awe.

  11. T.R.
    January 21, 2021 at 7:23 am

    Now i get to see all these beautiful mosaic collections. I love all of them.

  12. Emily Fata
    January 21, 2021 at 10:08 am

    The mosaics you post always make me want to artfully create my own at home!

  13. Marjie Mare
    January 21, 2021 at 10:32 am

    The first one which has the flowers would be perfect for my living room wall.

  14. Krysten Quiles
    January 21, 2021 at 11:50 am

    Oooh pretty, I can’t wait to see what else pops up this time of year.

  15. Sinbi
    January 21, 2021 at 2:14 pm

    The extra light that each mosaic piece can deliver into a living space is tremendous. I adore all the curated pieces in this post.

  16. Cristina Petrini
    January 21, 2021 at 2:18 pm

    Mosaics that warm the soul for their beauty, do we want to talk about the peacock? All with vivid and vital colors! Love it!

  17. Monidipa
    January 21, 2021 at 2:44 pm

    I liked the peacock one for my hall. It looks classy and minimal!

  18. Twain
    January 21, 2021 at 7:26 pm

    Wow, the floral mosaic are just beautiful, I wonder how you find all these beautiful pieces.

  19. Jody Savage
    January 21, 2021 at 8:49 pm

    I just love mosaic styles and these all would be great in my home!

  20. Cindy E Ingalls
    January 21, 2021 at 10:05 pm

    Green Day is stunning! I would love to have a mosaic in my home.

  21. Nikki Wayne
    January 22, 2021 at 1:26 am

    Great artworks, everything is just so neat!

  22. Georgia
    January 22, 2021 at 8:55 am

    Would love to decorate my house with a colorful mosaic! Great art pieces!

  23. Emily Fata
    January 22, 2021 at 9:20 am

    These floral mosaics are so dreamy! I love them all!

  24. Nikki
    January 22, 2021 at 9:52 am

    I thin mosaics are just so beautiful. Every one is so unique and the detail that goes into them is amazing.

  25. Lyosha
    January 22, 2021 at 11:09 am

    very inspiring trends indeed. I love it that each is very lively and happy: just what we need

  26. Heather
    January 22, 2021 at 11:14 am

    That sailboat one really speaks to me. Absolutely beautiful!!! I definitely need to get more art on our walls, we moved in July and have 1 wall with a little collage I put up but nothing else 🙁

  27. Heidi
    January 22, 2021 at 7:51 pm

    These are all so pretty! My favorite is the second to last one- the jug in the contemporary setting. So pretty!

  28. Annie Mason
    January 24, 2021 at 8:08 am

    I love all of these. The color combinations knock me out. The peacock is amazing. I have an art piece that is very similar. 2021 is going to be a beautiful year.

  29. Kathy
    January 25, 2021 at 1:07 am

    I really love this post. I would want to have those mosaic art displayed on my wall. They are so gorgeous.