The Society of American Mosaic Artists held its 16th annual conference, The American Mosaic Summit, May 2-6, 2017 where 287 conference attendees enjoyed The Motor City—Detroit, Michigan! A huge THANK YOU went out to Joan Schwartz, Conference Chair, who was the driving force bringing SAMA to Detroit, along with Ruth Tyszka, Darcel Denau, and the ..
My ‘mosaic story’ starts the same as so many others… I had been an artist as a child, from the time I was very little through high school. However, after high school I hadn’t felt I was in a position to pursue art full-time, so I worked in other areas like social work, business, public ..
Celebrated Vancouver mosaic artist (and SAMA member), Lilian Broca, opens her traveling exhibition Heroine of a Thousand Pieces: The Judith Mosaics of Lilian Broca at the Il Museo, Italian Cultural Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada. The exhibition interprets the story of fearless Biblical figure, Judith, whose messages of sacrifice, courage and strength are relevant today. Vancouver, ..
CONGRATULATIONS TO SONIA KING Sonia King’s Coded Message: Illuminated has been selected to show in the 2015 exhibition “Mosaics of the World” during RavennaMosaico, the biennial International Festival of Contemporary Mosaic in Italy. The city of Ravenna promotes Ravenna Mosaico, the fourth International Contemporary Mosaic Festival taking place from 10th October to 8th November 2015. ..
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 ..
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
A new documentary on the life of Ilana Shafir debut’s on Bayerischer Rundfunk, the public television station of Bavaria. It will be broadcast nationally across Germany as well as in select cities in Austria, Switzerland, and Tirol. Keep in mind this version of the film is in German with no subtitles. Still, it provides English-speaking viewers ..