The Byzantine mosaics of Osios Loukas, Greece.

Byzantine monastery of Osios Loukas, Greece. It’s been a long time since I first saw images of the mosaics of Osios Loukas in Greece. Of saints in softly gathered robes with their solemnly composed faces, heavy lidded eyes, downturned mouths and combed beards. Of domes covered in fractured gold and the …

The Lod Roman Mosaic

The Lod Roman mosaic – on tour The Lod Roman Mosaic is on display at Waddesdon Manor until November 2, 2014. Sometimes a girl’s gotta do what a girl’s gotta do and if it involves driving half way across England to see a Roman mosaic, then so be it. The Lod …