Art of Marble Mosaic

To adjudicate the quality and worth of a thing, there are certain parameters. For example, a fantastic human being should be a moral and an ethical individual, a good book has to be insightful, comprehensible and written with a profound thought. Similarly, the merit of any building, home or workplace is assessed by its aesthetic value and high quality of material used in making it.

Besides employing vibrant paints in different color combinations, marble floorings, and tiles etc., now something exclusive and more can be done to enhance the aesthetic significance of an edifice. To form several pictures and patterns, mosaic art involves intermixing differently colored pieces of stones, glass, etc.

Mosaic is quite an ancient art. It began about 4000 years ago. During 4th and 3rd century BC, Mesopotamians had developed mosaic with thin cones of clay that were painted differently at the ends. Similarly, Macedonians used polychrome pebble mosaics to embellish their structures and Greeks decorated their floors with the help of pebble made mosaics. But the variation was not confined to mosaic ingredients only for the images so created also differed with unique civilizations, while 7th century Islamic mosaics were largely floral scenes and pictures. However, with the passage of time, mosaic art has encountered many changes and has greatly been elegant, although the technique remains the same.

Distinguished name in mosaic art business, has given a new dimension to this artwork. Phoenician arts has gifted the world absolutely novel handmade marble mosaic designs carved out of natural marble and semi-precious stones. The traditional elite mosaics of the Greeks, Romans and Byzantinians also have revived and replicated.The mosaics by Phoenician arts are wonderful paradigms of this crude and contemporary existence. This is the reason that the mosaic work has replaced the other art forms that exist today.

Indoors and outdoors, these are largely and conveniently utilized to adorn, such as medallions, animals, figures & scenes, kitchen related, religious, geometric etc. Whereas in case of outdoors, mosaics can beautify tabletops, pools, garden areas, entrance of buildings and houses.

The popularity of the Phoenician mosaics is in a surge not only due to their mesmerizing look but also on account of the advantages. They have over other ways to decorate homes and places. For example, in comparison to paintings and photos, these mosaics are more appealing and authentic. Phoenician mosaics are water and heat resistant and so can be installed at places like bathtubs, pools, outer surface and flooring of a building. Also, these mosaics are easy to clean with least chances of wear and tear. Moreover, the opportunity to customize the mosaics according to the need (budget, ambience of the home, colors, sizes, etc.) of the customer is provided by Phoenician arts.