George Ehling Mosaic House

photo by Lillian Sizemore
George Ehling Mosaic House, Los Angeles

RARE VISIONARY ENVIRONMENT: George Ehling’s Mosaic House tours in Los Angeles and two exclusive essays due Spring 2015 by Lillian Sizemore @musiva

No Exit: Consumerist Mandalas of Gunilla Klingberg

Gunilla Klingberg, Wheel of Everyday Life, 31 January - 17 March 2013. Commission, Rice University Art Gallery, Houston, Texas. Photo: Nash Baker © nashbaker.com. Via artdaily.com

Gunilla Klingberg’s large-scale consumerist mandala installations explore the “link between our public and private spheres, maybe even the collective unconscious”.

Six Merry Mandala Gifts

Mandala Coloring Books for young and old by Susanne Fincher

SIX wonderful Gift Ideas to inspire the pattern-seekers in your life. It is a very good time to Raise the Vibration with a Mandala!

Connective Tissue: Woven Life by Marcus Fitzgibbons

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Are you attracted? We vibrate in tune with this ethereal work, why?

THE LOD MOSAIC: The Universe in a Floor

Upper Panel of LOD MOSAIC

Ancient patterns at the foundation of science and technology?Lillian Sizemore discusses the Roman era Lod Mosaic in Chicago…

Part 2: Meandering with Piece by Piece

Hilda skillfully places the delicate shells

Picking up on the last post “Meandering with Piece by Piece: Part 1, we’ll see how artists in Los Angeles made the sinuous journey, one curve at a time, through four workshops on Greek and Roman borders.

Meandering with Piece by Piece: Part 1

Versace's new meander-inspired fashion statement

The Greek Key: the ubiquitous brand of the ancient times. Is it the Abercrombie and Fitch or Versace of decorative elements? What do you think?

Bringing Mosaics to Life at Getty Villa

I'll be doing Artist Demos and Gallery Tours here through March 2011

Artist-at-Work Demonstrations and POINT OF VIEW GALLERY TALKS at the fabulous GETTY VILLA in Malibu, California where I’ll bring the ART OF MOSAICS alive for the museum-going public.

De-Stress with Mandala Drawing

Wherever I look I see mandalas, the circles of life…learn how drawing your own can help de-stress your day. Classes ongoing through December.

New Mosaic Education 2010-2011

I’m teaching a lot of new mosaic classes starting in September, Intro to Roman Mosaics, Ancient Meets Modern, Intro to Smalti, and Mandala Drawing. Sign up early and often! Click here to learn more.