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Elaine M. Goodwin’s latest exhibition
L’ éphémère - L’éternel
Galerie de L’Embarcadère
71300 Montceau-les-Mines, Burgundy

March 23 - June 1st 2024

A comprehensive exhibition of over 68 examples of Elaine’s mosaics created over the last 10 years. The works seek to answer many of the perennial questions artists have asked for centuries...What are we? Why are we here? What in fact is the meaning of life? These existential questions that underpin our lives are answered in her unique and personal way through the reflective materials of her medium of mosaic : gold and glass. She uses a variety of images to explore these profound questions; the vine, the human figure; the sea and Nature in general. The answers shimmer before our eyes; intriguing, ever changing, challenging and essentially celebratory.












It all began back in 2001, when BAMM member Dr. Pat Witts wrote to Tate Director Sir Nicholas Serota asking if Tate Modern would feature modern mosaic in its collections.

He replied, “There is an agreement with the Trustees of the Victoria & Albert Museum, as the national collection of Art and Design, that they will concentrate on the decorative arts, leaving the graphic arts of the twentieth century to us.”

The idea that mosaic is always “decorative” as opposed to “graphic” is tendentious, of course, not to say silly. Accordingly in 2012 your editor asked Tate Modern if there had been any change...

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and Did You Know That?



Just in case you don't know, there are mosaic associations you might consider joining. All are useful for contacts, exhibitions and newsletters.

BAMM: British Association for Modern Mosaic

MAANZ: Mosaic Association of Australia and New Zealand

DOMO: German Organization for Mosaic Art

SAMA: Society of American Mosaic Artists

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The Man Who Came After Hyacinth Bobo


This is a novel about the Fourth Crusade, the one launched by Pope Innocent III which ended up sacking Constantinople, the greatest city in Christendom.
And why does it feature on the Home page of Mosaic Matters? Two reasons - the author is your Editor, Paul Bentley, and of course mosaic pops up now and then - there is even a description of how the Byzantines made their wall mosaics. More...









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