December 29, 2009

summing up 2009

These are all the mosaic "painting" I created in 2009. I am actually very proud.

But on the painting frontier I could have done more, much more... :-(

2009 Exhibitions:

  • Biennale of Chianciano 2009, Italy - 13th - 27th of September 2009
  • Beit Hapraklit, Israel, solo exhibition - 25 September 2009 - and on going
  • Musée de la Mosaïque, Briare, France, leading artist - 25 June - 31 October 2009
  • Ciel gallery, USA, Contemporary mosaic exhibition (signaled work) - September 4 - October 23, 2009
  • Ciel gallery, USA, Winter whites - September 4 - October 23, 2009
  • Opus gallery, UK, Heavens above - 25 May - 25 July 2009
  • Opus Gallery, UK, In the Spirit of Marc Chagall, mosaic exhibition - 16 November - 27 December 2009

I have been blogged here:

And more:
  • I have been interviewed to CMA forum
  • I have written an article to CMA forum
  • I have started the very successful blog Mosaic is Art.

On the negative part:

  • Rejected by AIMC
  • Rejected by SAMA
  • Rejected by Mosaic Art Now - printed exhibition


  1. Congrats! Wow, you should be proud. You have been very very busy. Don't try and measure where you may have done more on the painting front. You went where your passions led you and created more than 2 mosaics a month on average. I was pleased to have created 9 mosaics in a year.

  2. wow, that is seriously impressive,in quality and quantity.... really beautiful work.

  3. It looks like 2009 was a tremendous year for you, Irit. You've succeeded in the areas in which you had control, and this reflects your tremendous drive and passion for art.

  4. Happy New Year and heres to more creativity in 2010!

  5. Congratulations on all your accomplishments Irit! You have created such a body of beautiful work! You are an inspiration!

  6. 1st set 4th row first painting is my favorite in the first set.

    2nd set 2nd row 1st painting is my favorite in the second set of paintings.

    You are VERY talented! I LOVE your work.

    Thank you so much for sharing - You are an inspiration.

    Kindest regards,
    Tom Bailey