June-August 2021

An award winning "Light as a Wave as a Particle" triptych juried into "Shine" exhibit of fine art at Smithsonian's Annemarie Sculpture Garden Art Center.


February 2021

Yulia Hanansen wins Juror's Choice award at Mosaic Arts International juried exhibition for her "Light as a Wave as a Particle" triptych.


July 2020-Present

Learn Fine Arts online school opens to students. School offers mosaic workshops for different skill levels with the emphasis on in-depth instruction and detailed learning process. All the video materials is professionally filmed and edited to showcase the best instruction. See Learn Fine Arts for details.


February-June 2020

Mosaic Sphere Studio is launching "Studio Time with Yulia Hanansen", a series of workshops that take place at Yulia's studio in Baltimore, MD, USA. Small group size of 4-5 students max will allow for thorough study of mosaics. See "Workshops" page for details.


October 2019

Yulia Hanansen participated in Inktober challenge. It is a world-wide challenge that encourages artists to make a pen& ink drawing a day following an assigned prompt. The result is 31 drawings made with ink using pens and brushes. Yulia's drawings have been featured on her Instagram account at #yuliahanansen and will be featured in "Prints and Drawings" section of her website.


May 2019

Mosaic Sphere Studio is featured in a Trend Setter section of  "Towson Lifestyle" magazine, May 2019 edition.


March - May 2019

Mosaic Arts International Exhibition, Parthenon Museum

"Genesis: First Light" is featured in a juried international exhibition that showcases the latest achievements in the world of modern fine art mosaics.


Mosaic Arts International Site Specific, Nashville Public Library, Nashville, TN.

"Underwater Library" mosaic mural is featured in a juried international exhibition that showcases the latest achievements in the world of contemporary architectural mosaic art installations and murals.


Installed in the Fall 2018

A Mosaic Mural for Howard County Public Library, Elkridge branch, Elkridge, MD.

The mural, titled "Underwater Library" will feature underwater scene with the diver discovering a true treasure- a sunken library. See more on Large Scale Projects section of this website.


Mural is featured at Mosaic Arts International's Site Specific Architectural Installations show at Nashville Public Library, Nashville, TN.



Nov 3, 2017- January 30, 2018

Yulia Hanansen is a Featured Artist at Andamento Gallery, Baltimore, MD.

During the months of November- end of January Yulia Hanansen is a Featured Artist at the newly opened Andamento Gallery in historic Hampden neighborhood of Baltimore. Works on display include realistic portraits of flowers and a series of colorful mirrors made out of hand-shaped stained glass tiles. All the artwork is for sale.
Artist Reception: Friday, November 3, 6-9pm.

Address: 3406 Chestnut Ave, Baltimore, MD 21211


Oct 28 - Dec 9, 2017

“Mosaics: One Piece at a Time” Exhibition, Glen Echo Park  MD.

A group exhibition featuring modern mosaics created by Maryland and Virginia artists.
Artist Reception: Saturday, Nov 18, 6-8 pm.


June -July, 2017

Mosaic Art Symposium at Clauiano, Friuli, Italy

In June-July 2017 Yulia Hanansen completed an artist residency at Clauiano Mosaics & More, Udine, Friuli province, Italy. Yulia was among 9 selected artists to complete an individual mosaic artwork within a 2 week period. The projects were sponsored by local wineries of Friuli region of Italy. Yulia's project was sponsored by Stanig Winery.

Timeline of Wine project slides

Installtion of "Timeline of Wine" at Villa Manin, Clauiano, Italy. site Copyright © by Yulia Hanansen

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Mosaic Sphere Studio

 art by Yulia Hanansen

Mosaic Sphere Studio

 art by Yulia Hanansen