mosaics, collages and assemblages

Mosaic Portraits Made From Real Diamonds, Sapphires and Gemstones: The Ultimate Custom Luxury

mosaics made with gemstones

Looking for an incredibly personal and decadent gift to give someone special? How about a custom portrait made of diamonds and sapphires and set in 18k gold? Too much? Okay, then how about some semi-precious stones set in sterling silver? Either way, Gemstone Creative of the UK can make it for you. (more…)

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10 (Now 11) Good Reasons To Stop Making Ads That Look Like These

mosaic portraits in ads

It’s not uncommon to see trends in the creative executions of advertising, but here’s one that reached critical mass. The compositing of items to create human faces has been used in several different ad campaigns from reputable agencies all over the world. (more…)

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The Unusual Art of Christian Faur. Portraits Made With Crayons and More.

the art of Christian Faur

Artist Christian Faur is the Director of Collaborative Technologies in the Arts at Denison University in Granville Ohio and his title couldn’t be more apt. He works with shredded paper, hand cast encaustic crayons and mathematical formulas to create pieces that in addition to being aesthetically pleasing, say much more. But I will let his work and his own statement speak for themselves. (more…)

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Modern Mosaic Art For Interiors, Tubs, Lamps & Rugs: SICIS – The Art Factory

Sicis Modern Mosaic Art For Interiors

With showrooms in Milan and New York, SICIS The Art Factory does things with mosiacs for both residential and commercial spaces that are contemporary, fun, elegant, functional and frankly, unmatched. (more…)

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