The Power of Mosaic Art: Social Practice and Community Transformation

FROM: Laurel True BENEFITING: ART CREATION FOUNDATION FOR CHILDREN INC EVENT DATE: Sept 30, 2015 Hello Friends, Family, Students, and Colleagues The video link below tells a bit of the story I have been part of for the past 5 years in Jacmel with youth artists from Art Creation Foundation For Children. But it’s not ..

SAMA Member Contributes to “Creative Placemaking” in Riverhead, NY

Mosaic artist, Linda Purrazzella (Hampton Mosaics) of Southampton, NY presented “Community Intertwined” at the second annual JumpstART, where the arts took center stage in downtown Riverhead on August 7, 2015. Public arts installations were visited all evening and Linda, herself, presented a hands-on mosaic demonstration at River & Roots Community Garden Pathway at Grangebel Park. Inspiration ..

SAMA Store Summer Sale

Summer SAMA Store Promotions, NOW through Labor Day Order one of the following special deals and receive Free SAMA Tote Bag with Free Shipping! Mosaic Art Today  SOLD OUT! $40.00  $30.00 including Free SAMA Tote Bag and Free Shipping   Awakening Creativity  by Lily Yeh $35.00  $30.00 including Free SAMA Tote Bag and Free Shipping      Don’t leave ..

SAVE THE DATE! American Mosaic Summit – San Diego, April 4-8, 2016!

Image: Kim Emerson, “Ocean Dances”, Sun Harbor Marina, San Diego, CA We are thrilled to announce that SAMA’s American Mosaic Summit will be returning to San Diego in April of 2016!  This won’t be a repeat of the incredible event held in 2009… it will be BETTER! We are working hard with new venue partners ..

2015 American Mosaic Summit In-Review
[rev_slider 2015AMS]   The Society of American Mosaic Artists held its 14th annual conference, The American Mosaic Summit, March 10-15, 2015 in the welcoming host city of Philadelphia, PA. Over 425 attendees from around the world came together in an atmosphere of conviviality, friendship, and renewal. The Mosaic Society of Philadelphia did an outstanding job ..

2015 SAMA Philly Conference Special Moments Gallery

A few selected special moments from the 2015 American Mosaic Summit, Philadelphia, PA at the Philadelphia Loews Hotel. All images by Tim Stassines.  Click on any image to begin slideshow