From the cover "The Modern Mosaic Handbook is especially geared to students who are also interested in contemporary mosaic technique, the different methods involved and its expressive potential....The Modern Mosaic Handbook is an effort to classify the grace/movement that modern mosaic art has acquired in the modern age and to provide an educational foundation that helps to understand the reasoning and function behind mosaic art". The handbook covers topics such as Materials, Mortars, Substrates, Grout, Protection, Tools, Working methods, Mosaic Rules, Micro Mosaics, Industrial Mosaic, Colour theory, and the Evolution of mosaic art. 155pp
The first batch of the latest 2020 issue has arrived. It includes street art in Marseilles and Paris and beyond, an imaginary car mosaic-fest, mosaics at Belgrade, a tour of Japanese museums by Toyoharu Kii. The amazing mosaics of Julie Sperling, Agnieszka Kwiatkowska and the Vanitas Musivum. Also included are the mosaics of Verdiano Marzi and Australian artist Tony Bowen. The usual visual feast in pp115.