Tag Archives: Mosaic

Fun with Color

The JB Kline gallery at 25 Bridge St. in Lambertville is holding Leyla Spencer’s fourth exhibit under its roof.  The exhibit will run through  Nov. 29, with an opening reception Nov. 14,  6 to 8:30 p.m. Mosaic is one of … Continue reading

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Hand’s On

Over the weekend, I indulged in a two-day intensive workshop with Isaiah Zagar who, thanks to a recent film about him by his son and a CNN feature, is experiencing a new wave of popularity. Zagar, 70, has been encrusting … Continue reading

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In a Dream

Philadelphia artist Isaiah Zagar has spent his life’s career creating enormous mosaics which encrust entire buildings, from floor to ceiling, in alleys and rooftops. His work is a well known fixture of Philadelphia’s South Street neighborhood. In fact, he has … Continue reading

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Viral Connections

Pictured, at left: Detail of Ik Jook Kang’s “Happy World” mosaic mural at the Princeton Public Library, where many of the librarians are my Facebook friends. Dec. 7, 2008 – the day that will live in infamy. That’s when I … Continue reading

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Piece by Piece

A solo exhibition of contemporary fine art mosaics by Skillman, New Jersey, artist Rhonda Heisler is on view at Princeton University, in the offices of the Program in the Study of Women and Gender, 113 Dickinson Hall, through April 30th. … Continue reading

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