London Wakes Up

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As London turns it’s pale cheek toward the emerging Sun, a gallery of unlikely Urban Beauty. PHOTO Gallery

George Ehling Mosaic House

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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

Ringing the Rocks

from InTheDark, Mair Bosworth, UK, 2012

Listen to this wonderful AUDIO story about STONE. “the beautiful tones of the quarry bells” from IntheDarkRadio.

Stone Soul Places

Who could imagine that a stone could smell so soft and sweet?

photo: Andy Patrick

Encounters with heaven and earth. Why is one so affected by these soulful stones?

TILE on my MIND

Modernist Ceramic trifoils and dots, St-Jean-de-Montmartre, Paris

A round up of UNIQUE CERAMIC TILE spotted over the past several months. Mostly London, one from Paris, enjoy!

Baa-Ram-Ewe…Sheep in the City?

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I moved to London a week ago. One warm and sunny afternoon, I had to get outdoors, so I set out in no particular directionand stumbled upon The Shepherdess Walk >>

Stereogranimator – a vintage modern perspective

Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs, NYPL

Vintage Views: Making vintage imagery accessible and fun, the Gittery GIFs from the New York Public Library

Between Piety and Desire

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Finding Balance at the biggest party in the Nation – Mardi Gras New Orleans

Barcelona Does it Better

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Apple Store BCN + Gaudí = Excellent MOSAICITUDE !

Midcentury Mosaics Saved from the Wrecking Ball

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How did Millard Sheets accomplish this massive 1958 mosaic installation? Who were the players? Read on for the backstory on a magnificent piece of American mosaic history and how it was recently rescued…