AIMC International Association of Contemporary Mosaicists NEWSLETTER

February 2015

News from the World

RavennaMosaico 2015

First International Festival of Contemporary Mosaic

La Notte d'Oro is October 10, 2015!

The City of Ravenna and the International Association of Contemporary Mosaicists, AIMC, announce the
fourth edition of the First International Festival of
Contemporary Mosaic, RavennaMosaico.

The event will take place from October 10 to November 8,
, and it will host exhibitions, conferences, lectures,
presentations of publications related to mosaic and scientific
studies related to the development of contemporary mosaic.

A detailed announcement of the event will be published
online very soon, at,
including how AIMC members can participate.

-submitted by Rosetta Berardi

Mosaico Oggi

   “Mosaico Oggi”
  Associazione Culturale
   Arte  e  Design     



The cultural association "MOSAICO OGGI (MOSAIC TODAY)", Rome,
in collaboration with the City of Bracciano and the Faculty of Architecture
of Sapienza University, Rome
to all artists who express themselves through mosaic, university students
of Architecture and Environmental Design, of landscape and interior
spaces who have carried out an exam in Contemporary Art History with
a reference to contemporary mosaic and have done or intend to carry
out a thesis on this form of artistic expression
and / or wish to submit within the time allowed a detailed study on it.

The Competition, has as its primary purpose to bring out an always new
interest for  the ancient mosaic art and for the contemporary mosaic and
to stimulate in the Italian and foreign countries, the creativity enlivened
by new methodologies and by new forms of expression.

See complete description, including Rules and Prizes to be awarded, here.

Mosaico Oggi Associazione Culturale Arte e Design– sede legale Via San Girolamo
Emiliani, 15 00152 Roma Tel/fax:+39 06 9985236 - cell.+39 3687361558

-submitted by Fernanda Tollemeto

Enzo Tinarelli


Atout Coeurs

The president and the entire team from the House of Contemporary Mosaic
have the pleasure to invite you on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.
to the opening of the exhibition, with the Artist present.

The exhibition will remain open until April 16, 2015.

B 15 quai de l'industrie
F- 71600 Paray le Monial
Tel. 0385888313

-submitted by Rosetta Berardi

Toyoharu Kii

Toyoharu Kii's solo exhibition "Dreams of Tesserae"

 February 7- June 28, 2015

At Chapelle Saint-Eman, Chartres France

This panoramic exhibition spans 26 years of Kii's career, from 1988 to 2014.
His principle for making mosaic is, " Find expression that only the
medium of mosaic can realize". With 30 mosaics exhibited, you will see
his trials.

-submitted by Toyoharu Kii

Pascale Beauchamps

Sculptures and Mosaic

Opening event:  January 16, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
Exhibition January 17 - March 12, 2015

Centre des arts Andre Malraux
88 rue Louis Pasteur, Douarnenez - France

-submitted by Pascale Beauchamps

Marcelo de Melo

-submitted by Marcelo de Melo

Edda Mally

This exhibition from February 18 - March 15, 2015, is the next scheduled part of the Touring Exhibition which began after the XIV AIMC International Conference and has thus far been shown in many sites around the world. Complete descriptive information here: 1  2.   See below for Edda Mally's report on the previous 2 exhibitions!

-submitted by Edda Mally
Ongoing Events

Edda Mally


Mosaico come Arte Contemporanea
 - at Grottaglie, Terlizzi/Bari

This touring exhibition, which began as the members' exhibition in Vienna during the XIV AIMC International Conference, continues with additional showings. Forty artists from twenty-two nations show a variety of expressions of contemporary mosaic.

The exhibition is currently showing at Grottaglie for the period January 12 - February 12, 2015.
Pinacoteca Palazzo De Felice Piazza S. Lucia (centrostorico) Grottaglie,
The exhibition previously showed at Terlizzi from December 12, 2014 - January 8, 2015.

                           Rudolph                                                            Goodwin


At the Terlizzi/ Bari exhibition, the viewing public voted on the mosaics, with the following results:
1. Elaine M. Goodwin with "Light Coitus" and Susanne Rudolf with "It's me, woman with African Spirit";
2. Vassiliki Spanou with "Storm";
3. Susanne Stubner with "Pipina die Kurze".

 Grottaglie invitation, 2

Opening photo from left to right: President of "ordine Architetti, Taranto Dott. Massimo Prontera, Assessore di cultura Prof. Maria Pia Ettore, Edda, Mayor of Grottaglie Avvocato Ciro Albarese e Arch.Ciro Masella

See Edda Mally's latest letter with complete description of the exhibitions! 1, 2

-submitted by Edda Mally
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