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Posts Tagged ‘mosaic art

VIVID MOSAIC ART

June 9, 2015

    Photos taken in the Welcome Center, the first LEED® certified visitor center in a public garden. Here, Dale Chihuly’s Goldenrod, Teal and Citron Chandelier, designed and created exclusively for Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, heralds the beauty that awaits inside of the glasshouse. Around the walls of the welcome center are these vivid framed art […]

SONEL’S CORNER BLACK AND WHITE PHOTO: ABSTRACT

July 23, 2013

ABSTRACT ART Once I started looking for abstract images in my archives, I got excited and carried away.  What I found was abstract art in the form of mosaic glass art, graffiti art and some glass block windows.   Abstract art usually is seen in colors, but I was pleased to see these colored photos […]

PILLARS OF LIGHT

June 8, 2013

This is my second installment of photos from my trip to Phipps Conservatory located in the Oakland Neighborhood of Pittsburgh. PILLARS OF LIGHT Area nonprofit organizations and schools are represented here as pillars of strength and beacons of light inspired by these rotating glass mosaic towers. The artist is Daviea Davis, a frequent instructor at […]