Making Mosaics

Why aren't mosaics taught in art programs?

Lisa Bottari

Why aren't mosaics taught in art programs?


Making Mosaics

Lisa Bottari

Making Mosaics

Mosaics are not an art form taught in art school.  Why not?  This is one of the oldest art forms, yet mosaics don't get a lot of modern love. I first discovered mosaics in my art history and history books when I was in college  and was immediately fascinated with them.  I loved the idea that broken, seemingly useless items can be put together to recreate an entire new wall, floor, or work of art.  I think it spoke to my love of the underdog or the marginalized.  I love the idea that something is given a new life when an...