Salvatore Tumminello was born in Sicily in 1953.

After his studies and degree as Master of Applied Arts of the Mosaic School of Art Of Monreale (city known for his Cathedral, an architectural and artistic masterpiece), in 1977 he founds his own laboratory of mosaics in which he creates several work of arts mostly inspired to religious subjects using the “cut and yarn” technique.

His mosaics, also of great sizes, can be seen in beautiful churches and Renaissance residences. However small figurative mosaics are his passion.

Now the master works in the city of Monreale.