Neighbourhood Mosaics

My former art teacher/mentor (who recently passed away) had a mosaic on the back of her garage, that she would add to over time. I happen to have a similar space on the back of my garage – hmmm….

The mosaic work that Isaiah Zagar is doing in the Bella Vista section of Philadelphia sure sounds like fun. I get a kick out of the fact that one of his goals is to:

He says he wants his extraordinary artworks to draw travellers into the back alleys of Philadelphia. ‘There they can meet the locals and have conversations that start with “What’s that?”.