Savage Curiosities An exhibition of works on paper and mosaics by Karen Ami and Pamela Irving Gallery of Contemporary Mosaics, Chicago, September- October 2017 Some background Since meeting 8 years ago, Karen and Pamela quickly identified a kinship. Both artists come from a fine art background with majors in art history, ceramics and sculpture. For ..
2016 Matching Gift Challenge September 30th is the end of SAMA’s fiscal year and to ensure the organization finishes strong, not one but TWO generous donors are challenging the mosaic art community to demonstrate their support of SAMA by making a financial contribution. For EVERY Dollar given to SAMA through September 30, 2016, our Challenge Donors ..
Vendor & Sponsor Program OPEN! American Mosaic Summit Accommodations Program & Pricing Available: January 4, 2017 Registration Opens: January 14, 2017 12noon EST! Note: all dates above are our targets for these key events. Bookmark this page on the SAMA Website to monitor updates or changes for any of the key dates listed. Do ..
The Mosaic Marathon is an integral part of SAMA’s annual conference. In addition to workshops, presentations, and distinguished keynote speakers, the Mosaic Marathon brings together our members for an opportunity to create a large-scale mosaic. The result is a lasting piece of art that is donated to a local charity or needy establishment in our ..
The second annual juried mosaic art exhibition, sponsored by The Museum of Biblical Art in Dallas, Texas, opened on April 17, 2016 and will run until September 5th. It showcases the striking, textural beauty of one-of-a-kind pieces by artists from Israel, Italy, Germany, France, England, the US, Australia, and Japan. Featured Artists: Renee Antoine, Gerard ..
There is no better time to join or renew your membership with SAMA than during our planning phase for the 2017 conference and exhibition season going on right now! Did you hear we are going to Detroit?! We are turning the Motor City into Mosaic City, April 25- 29, 2017! To make sure you receive ..
Our very own Dawnmarie Zimmerman sat still long enough to be interviewed for The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and explained the passion behind her art and service to SAMA. Read the entire article on Tribune-Review Website!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (downloadable pdf of release) The 15th Annual Mosaic Arts International Exhibition (MAI), sponsored by the Society of American Mosaic Artists (SAMA), invigorates a new perspective of mosaic art in numerous contexts and celebrates established as well as emerging artists working in the medium today. The selected works reflect the multiplicity of the ..