Mosaic Art and Style: Designs for Living Environments
Mosaics Murals Other Art
About this book
New in Paperback! Mosaic ideas for every roomMosaic Art and Style is a celebration of how mosaics can be integrated into our environments. Author JoAnn Locktov explores our fascination with mosaic art and illustrates how artists have crafted architectural installations as well as decorative and functional objects that have added immeasurably to living spaces. Readers will enjoy seeing how mosaic art can be applied to every surface imaginable. Mosaic Art and Style tells the story of how the projects were conceived and fabricated from the artists' points of view.Locktov has forged special relationships with a multitude of artists, who have allowed her to feature their work in Mosaic Art and Style. Through these relationships, she takes the reader into the world of the artist and gives readers a behind-the-scenes pass into the artists' workshops, where she shares their personal thoughts about the creation and inspiration that imbues their work.
If you're looking for inspiration, this is a great book to pick up. The 144-page soft-cover book is one big gallery of mosaics created by artists around the world. This isn't a how-to book, but it's a great one to see how other artists use various materials and color combinations in order to create something beautiful.