Surge: AC’s Glass-Inspired Ceramic

Architectural Ceramics

Check out Architectural Ceramic’s Surge Collection, featuring a large-format ceramic tile, that mimics illuminated glass and includes bold electric colors too. a glazed ceramic, glossy finish. This effect makes the ceramic tile appear to be lit from behind.

Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

While children everywhere are going back to school, let’s go back to basics and learn about ceramic tile through a few of Architectural Ceramic’s collections: Basics, London, and City Hall. Let’s learn a bit about how ceramic tile is classified.

Ceramic Morphologies: 3D Printing on Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Harvard University researchers and students from t he Material Processes and Systems (MaP+S) group once again delighted visitors to the Trans-Hitos exhibit at CEVI SAMA (2017) with their new project entitled “Ceramic Morphologies.”

A Journey Through Ceramic Tile Categories

Tile of Spain USA

Ceramic tile is the perfect material to cover the walls and floors of various projects. The raw materials that make up ceramic pieces come from clay found within the Earth which are then fused with water and fire from kilns to create high quality tile.

CERAMIC TECTONICS: Exploring the structural capabilities of thin, large format ceramic tiles

Tile of Spain USA

Structural applications such as the Harvard grid shell are emerging as new applications for tiles, challenging age-old perceptions of ceramic as surface finish.

Amish Quilt Pattern Ceramic Tile Fireplace Surround


This post features ceramic tile for a fireplace surround created by me using the pattern found in an Amish quilt. George Woideck is a ceramic artist specializing in tile and mosaic. View his work in tile, mosaic and ceramic sculpture at

Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile

Tile Talk

Since launching our new line of Porcelain Pool Tile earlier this month, we''ve been getting a lot of questions about what makes porcelain tile better than ceramic tile. More commonly, the question is simply, "What is the difference between porcelain and ceramic tile?"

Malibu with Terracotta Ceramic Tiles: A Historical Perspective

Tile Talk

Malibu glazed ceramic tiles meld beautifully with terracotta tiles along the walkways of the Adamson House. Filled with an entrepreneurial spirit, May Rindge started the firm after discovering her land was rich in the natural resources needed to manufacture ceramic tile.

Harvard’s Ceramic Program presents an exposition of their projects

Tile of Spain USA

‘Formations in Ceramic Material ‘ showcases the work of students from the Harvard Graduate School of Design , which has used the Ceramic Program as a place to experiment since the last semester of 2015. Blog ASCER Ceramic Studies Department exhibit GSD Harvard

The Freshness and Elegance of Blue Ceramics

Tile of Spain USA

This color array was formed in the Delft Ceramic School in Holland during the 17 th century and has proven to be a timeless pair. After being inspired by the Delft Ceramic School, this trend was brought to the historical kitchens and bathrooms of palaces in the 17 th century.

Spanish ceramic tiles steal the limelight in new book ‘Ceramic Material Systems’

Tile of Spain USA

Publishing company Birkhäuser, which specializes in architectural design, has published a book that addresses the current situation of ceramic tiles in architecture. Blog ASCER Book Ceramic Material Systems Harvard Martin Bechthold

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Geometrical Ceramic Tiles Offer Everlasting Design

Tile Talk

Our new Geometrical Glazed Ceramic tile collection was used to create this appealing kitchen backsplash. Our Geometrical line of ceramic tile mixes classic hand-painted glaze techniques with modern, geometric patterns to achieve an absolutely stunning look.

Navajo Rug Pattern Ceramic Tile Coffee Table


Hi all, As a ceramic artist working in tile and mosaic I''m constantly amazed at the number of design possibilities these mediums offer. George Woideck George Woideck is a ceramic artist specializing in tile and mosaic.


Making Tile Modern

We recently launched our first ceramic tile collection and we’ve been so thrilled that the majority of our customers have choose to create blends! Our 2×8 ceramic subway tiles are sold by the square foot and our customers can purchase as many square feet as they’d like.

Tile of Spain Presents 2018 Trend Report for Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

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Porcelain or Ceramic Tile: Why it Matters

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

The post Porcelain or Ceramic Tile: Why it Matters appeared first on StonePeak Ceramics Blog. Porcelain Tile Tile Manufacturing Green Tile Porcelain Ceramics Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile technical porcelain

Home Staging: Adding value to the home with ceramic tile

Tile of Spain USA

The use of ceramic tile is one of the sought after additions when it comes to renovating or improving a home. Along with aesthetic improvements, the technical advantages and durability of ceramic tiles are important for adding value to the home as well.…

Ceramic Tile

The Perfect Bath

Our overwhelming enthusiasm for stone should not eclipse ceramic tile as a fabulous material for backsplashes, fireplaces, kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms and mudrooms. Nearly every culture with the technology, no matter how primitive, and resources has produced ceramic tile.

Thin ceramic tile: a world of possibilities.

Tile of Spain USA

Here’’s a look at some of the Spanish ceramic thin tile that is available for quick purchase in the US today as part of the Tile of Spain Quick Ship Collection. This collection of 3mm thick ceramic tile is available in panels up to 1000 x 3000mm.…

Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts

Tile Excellence

Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts By Chris Lawson Tile repairs are a very specialized service and it can be hard to get tile contractors interested in small, sometimes difficult, detailed repairs.

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Italian Ceramic Tile and Mosaics. Part One: Mosaics


ROMAN EMPIRE Medusa Because mosaics are created from enduring materials like stone, ceramic and glass they are in some ways windows to ancient times. Italy is a treasure rove of mosaics.

How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor

Tile Excellence

Tile Excellence responds to bad advise on "how to lay ceramic tile" found on In response to the question, "How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor" "To i nstall ceramic tile , first grout the area. 4-Not all tile flooring uses 1/4 inch spaces between tiles ( spacers -the little white cross like plastic pieces used to accurately "space" between tiles can be 1/16th ( marble and granite) , 1 /4, 1/8th, 3/16th s *ceramic) depend on the size of the tile used and the design.

The Adamson House: A Treasure of Spanish Influenced Ceramic Tile


While preparing for the Andalusian section of the course I was reminded that one of the best places to view this type of ceramic tile is the Adamson House on the Pacific Coast in Malibu California. George George Woideck is a ceramic artist specializing in tile and mosaic.

Ceramic Tile Repairs | Floor Tile Replacement | Shower ReGrouts

Tile Excellence

Ceramic Tile Repairs Floor Tile Replacement and Shower ReGrouts MA Reality persuaded us to rewrite several of Tile Excellence ' s blog posts for their publication, including contractor " Guide s" and " Expert Contributors ". This "Guide" is on Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Regrout s.

Architectural Ceramic Looks Back at the Best of 2015

Architectural Ceramics

Thanks to our wonderful clients and staff, Architectural Ceramics had just as exciting a year as the rest of the world, and we’ve decided to share it with you in our first annual BEST OF blog post! Architectural Ceramics Top 5 Products of 2015: 12×24 Onsquare Lavagna (Porcelain).

Ceramics à la carte: Tile of Spain in restaurants

Tile of Spain USA

With so many different patterns, colors and formats to choose from, Tile of Spain ceramic tiles are the perfect creative choice. The design of a restaurant can tell a story, and ceramic tiles can bring that story to life.

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AlysEdwards at Rubble Tile: Tongue in Chic Ceramic Tile Collection

Rubble Tile

Their ceramic collection, Tongue in Chic, is no exception. These glossy ceramic tiles are available as 2.5″x10.5″ The post AlysEdwards at Rubble Tile: Tongue in Chic Ceramic Tile Collection appeared first on Rubble Tile : Minneapolis Tile Shop and Showroom. AlysEdwards, an innovative and trusted Rubble Tile vendor, never fails to disappoint with their stylish, high quality tile collections, as well as with their penchant for humor.

Why Choose Ceramic Tile?

Conestoga Tile Blog

Ceramic tile is an excellent choice for many reasons. Ceramic tile costs less per year than other floor finishes over the life of a building, and ceramic tile adds value to any building. Another advantage to choosing ceramic tile is that extremely beneficial for air quality.

Enigmatic Ceramic

KB Culture

Working in its preferred palette of dusky, offbeat tones, Dimore Studio has created a language of form and color with the Corrispondenza collection of tile.

Ceramic Tile Mural Celebrates Autistic Children and their Families


Ceramic Tile Mural Celebrates Autistic Children and their Families "Our Children" Achievement Centers for Children Lobby Tile Mural I had the wonderful experience of serving for a school year as an artist in residence at the Achievement Centers for Children in Warrensville Heights Ohio.

Avente Tile Talk: Portuguese Ceramic Tile Artistry

Tile Talk

Portuguese Ceramic Tile Artistry. Panel of Portuguese ceramic tiles by Jorge Colaço (1922), representing Henry the Navigator at the Sagres Promonory. Now, you too can bring the look and feel of Portugal into your home by using our Portuguese Ceramic Tiles in your next project.

Trend Watch: Spanish Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Tile today is anything but flat or square, it’s all about adding depth and interest to environments. Tile of Spain manufacturers are constantly presenting materials and solutions that empower and inspire their clients to use tiles in creative ways. Here’s a look at what’s trending now.

Discussing Ceramic Tile Kitchen Table


There are many options when you want to have a good kitchen table for your room, and ceramic tile kitchen table is one of them. Maybe, it is not a new design because of ceramic tile has been introduced for a long time ago. There are many advantages of ceramic tile kitchen table.

Earthly Riches: Ceramic tile is the jewel of cottage style

Tile of Spain USA

With their promise of low-maintenance, natural colors and rustic feel, it is not surprising that ceramic tiles from Tile of Spain companies are the perfect compliment “Cottage” or “Country Chic” inspired homes.

Book Launch Party Celebrating ‘Ceramic Material Systems’

Tile of Spain USA

Join us for a book launch party to celebrate the new publication ‘ Ceramic Material Systems in Architecture and Interior Design ’. Wednesday, February 3, 2016. 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Center for Green Buildings and Cities. 20 Sumner Road. Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Architectural Ceramics Receives Best Of Houzz 2015

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Architectural Ceramics has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. In addition, Architectural Ceramics has over 30 specialty vendors which can be special ordered for your project.”. Follow Architectural Ceramics on Houzz.

Tile of Spain exhibits distinctively unique ceramic innovations at Coverings 2014

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain, the international brand representing 125 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer’s Association (ASCER), is pleased to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Coverings: The Ultimate Stone & Tile Experience.

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The Art of Ceramics: Innovations with Tile of Spain

Kitchens for Living

Ceramic Solutions-Innovations Pushing Boundaries of Design was held at the Miami Center for Architecture & Design, presented by Tile of Spain. This Congress Centre, located in Spain, exemplifies the structural use of ceramic tile.

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Ceramic Tile? Why?

Conestoga Tile Blog

However, ceramic tile is one of the most popular flooring options. In fact, ceramic tile is also used on walls, backsplashes, and so much more. Ceramic tile rates quite high in durability and ease of maintenance making it a perfect option for any home. The post Ceramic Tile?

Deciding Between Ceramic or Porcelain Tile

Conestoga Tile Blog

Source: Conestoga Tile via Houzz Ceramic and porcelain tiles are an absolutely beautiful addition within the kitchen. True ceramic tile, on the other hand, is a specific tile product made of a mixture of red, white, and/or brown clays combined with an assortment of minerals.