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Stone mosaic by Sergey Karlov

Stone mosaic by Sergey Karlov

Stone mosaic by Russian stone carver and mosaic artist Sergey Karlov

Mosaic can be made from different materials – stone, glass, ceramic tile, wood. Presented here mosaics is made of Salbyksky stone. Salbyksky mound – the largest archaeological monument of Khakassia, found in the “Valley of the Kings”, the Eastern Siberia. Sacred territory of Valley of the Kings is popular not only among tourists but also shamans, who perform here ritual cleansing, renewing a person’s energy. Among Khakases there is a legend that Salbyksky mound – the handiwork of giants. Blonde people of tremendous growth possessed supernatural powers. Stone mosaic by Sergey Karlov is inspired by Alphonse Mucha, Gustav Klimt and Antonio Gaudi. Sergey Karlov is a member of the Union of Artists of Russia
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