• 100,000 Hand-Arranged Stamps Form Complex Mosaics by Elisabetta Di Maggio

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    In “Greetings from Venice, Italian artist Elisabetta Di Maggio used thousands of stamps to create colorful mosaics on the floor of the Fondaco dei Tedeschi. Di Maggio created repeating geometric patterns with the varied designs, shapes, and color palettes of each miniature government-commissioned artwork. The paper mosaics were placed below a transparent floating floor, allowing visitors to walk over the artwork, located on the fourth floor of the historic building, which has been repurposed as a contemporary shopping destination.
    To create the elaborate repeated patterns, Di Maggio...
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