How was it made? Micromosaics

The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection includes some of the world’s most spectacular Micromosaics. This film explores this astonishing technique through the recreation of a historic micromosaic, made from millimetre-thin canes of glass at SICIS The Art Mosaic Factory. Learn more about micromosaics from the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection:

Cite this page as: Victoria and Albert Museum, London, "How was it made? Micromosaics," in Smarthistory, March 8, 2021, accessed June 25, 2024,