About lightness

About lightness

Last work by Mohamed Chabarik: Senza titolo 3 It seems a mosaic. But it’s not made with tesserae, the elements that usually build up a mosaic, but with the gaps that stays in between the tesserae, the interstices. So, this mosaic without tesserae or title, it is a pure escape, as if the tesserae had […]

Last works by Laura Carraro at GAeM exhibition in Ravenna

Last works by Laura Carraro at GAeM exhibition in Ravenna

We’re proud to be part of International prize GAeM exhibition at Biblioteca Classense in Ravenna, curated by Linda Kniffitz and Daniele Torcellini, from 8 October to 26 November 2017, during the fifth edition of Ravenna Mosaico, biennial of contemporary mosaic. Among the 13 selected works for this important collective, “Grand Tour. Venezia e La laguna di Venezia”, artist’s books by Laura […]

THE CUSTOMIZED MOSAIC

THE CUSTOMIZED MOSAIC

The customized mosaic “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.” _William Morris Each one of us would like to make the environment in which he lives beautiful and comfortable, for himself and for the people he loves. And what we choose to put into […]

“KNOWING”. A MOSAIC TOLD BY ITS CUSTOMERS

“KNOWING”. A MOSAIC TOLD BY ITS CUSTOMERS

Interview by Laura Pizzini/Zeroidee Mutual understanding: a way to achieve real integration and true relationships between people and between cultures. “Conoscere” (“Knowing”), Laura Carraro e Mohamed Chabarik 2015 400 x 300 cm. Marbles, stones, Venetian smalti and gold ph Giovanni Chiarot/Zeroidee “Knowing” is a work born from an encounter between people who want to look […]

“Lunedì” (Monday) by Laura Carraro at Florence for Musiwa!

“Lunedì” (Monday) by Laura Carraro at Florence for Musiwa!

From 1 to 13 April Laura Carraro’s latest work, Lunedì (“Monday”), will be exhibited at Palazzo Medici Riccardi – Museo Mediceo, Florence for the international Musiwa. At the end of exhibition the works will be transfered at Villa Paris-Roseto degli Abruzzi. Laura Carraro, Lunedì (“Monday”) 2016 64 x 46 cm paper agenda, marbles, stones, filato glass, […]

A modern holy family

A modern holy family

“La sacra famiglia – the holy family“, 2014. Private house. Stones of the river Tagliamento and marbles, 213×60 cm The holy family is a contemporary mosaic, born from an interlacement of lines. These lines generate, in the center of the work, the simple features of the faces of Mary, Joseph and the Child, thus embodying […]

“Primavera d’autunno”. Un mosaico nato da un incontro. Il Ritratto di un viaggio e il significato dei confini europei per chi Europeo non è.

“Primavera d’autunno”. Un mosaico nato da un incontro. Il Ritratto di un viaggio e il significato dei confini europei per chi Europeo non è.

“Primavera d’autunno” [Autumn Spring] is a contemporary mosaic by Mohamed Chabarik that will be displayed as part of the RiTratti collective exhibition at the EContemporary Gallery in Trieste from 5 December 2014 to 28 February 2015. (Photo by Giovanni Chiarot/ Puntozero) Where did the idea for this work come from? What gave rise to it? […]

The birth of a mosaic

The birth of a mosaic

“Realizing a work of art for someone else is a great responsibility; you take on a duty which is also ethical. You must be able to do your best”. (Photo by Anna Fuga) Mohamed Chabarik explains the creative process which is at the origin of a mosaic design, the artist’s responsibility in creating a work […]

Antique elegance, mosaics of Aquileia

Antique elegance, mosaics of Aquileia

Vine shoot, reinterpreted copy of a mosaic of Aquileia, 1st century b.C. 75 x 165 cm. A project of Arab Mosaico with Martina Morassi. Asaroton, reinterpreted copy of a detail of a mosaic of Aquileia, 1st century b.C. 55 x 70 cm ca.

PAST PRESENT FUTURE, desire for equality and justice

PAST PRESENT FUTURE, desire for equality and justice

Past, Present, Future triptych of Mohamed Chabarik. The distribution of the gold tells an economic analysis and a desire for equality and justice. As in a mosaic, no one is disconnected and no salvation is individual. Mosaics in marble and natural stone and gold venetian, 50×120 cm each one, total size 120×162 cm.

On october 12th the inauguration of GAEM prize exhibition at the art museum of Ravenna, where Breath, Laura Carraro’s work, has been selected

On october 12th the inauguration of GAEM prize exhibition at the art museum of Ravenna, where Breath, Laura Carraro’s work, has been selected

On october 12th we’re in Ravenna with Breath, Laura Carraro’s mosaic that has been chosen among a lot of international projects for GAEM prize (Young artists and mosaic), that will be shown in a collective exhibition at MAR, the Art Museum of the city of Ravenna. The work selected for the prize is part of […]

“?”: a container for the stories that will be told by the mosaic

“?”: a container for the stories that will be told by the mosaic

The title of this work took inspiration from its shape, which is sinuous, curved and balanced: it consists of one main body and a separate dot, a sort of S-shaped symbol recalling Venice Grand Canal, a proper container for the stories that will be told by the mosaic it enshrines.