Mozaicon. Vibrant Romanian Mosaics

Subtelty and complexity of color. Notice how the

Mozaicon was started by a group of Romanian fresco artists who came together in 2008 to create the mosaics for the Patriarchal Cathedral Complex in Bucharest.  After the initial project, only one of the artists, Daniel Codrescu continued working in…

Georgian Wonder

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I have already posted an article on Contemporary Georgian artists.  But it seems like every week I discover one more amazing Georgian artist doing things in repoussé, wood, stone, enamel or mosaic that very few are able to equal in quality and especially…

Heaven and Earth in The Icon

16 ICON THE FIERY ASCENSION OF ELIJAH THE PROPHET

  This is the third part of my reflections on cosmology.  Part 1: Most of the Time the Earth is Flat.   Part 2: Where is Heaven? ————————————————- One of the main purposes of the icon, in its imitation of…