Malibu with Terracotta Ceramic Tiles: A Historical Perspective

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A closer look at the blue-glazed Malibu with terracotta tiles at the Adamson House. 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. This line of hand-painted ceramic tile pays homage to the Malibu and Catalina Potteries of California of the 1920s.

Terracotta Tesselations

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For 2018, this pioneering company has launched the Design Collection in Terracotta. It offers a timeless and sustainable material (ceramics) with on-trend reliefs and three-dimensional geometric forms. The Design Collection also offers other ceramic qualities, such as easy maintenance and high durability. Nina Martinelli used and abused the plasticity of ceramics to create this range. Giotto from the Design Collection by Nina Martinelli.

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Beauty In Terracotta ? The Fuzhou Strait Culture and Art Center

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China’s massive Fuzhou Strait Culture and Art Center is one of the most stunning modern examples of the beauty and practical applications of architectural terracotta. The ceramic interiors not only had to look good, but they also needed to meet the acoustic demands of the venues.

Creating Custom Designs with Homemade, Handpainted Terracotta Tiles

Architectural Ceramics

Architectural Ceramics is helping bring homemade, handpainted terracotta tiles to the DC Metro area and invites you to come into one of our showrooms to check it out! Our Nord collection of hand painted terracotta tiles takes cues from Baltic and Balkan aesthetics and reflects upon the delicate and often whimsical patterns of ancestry and heritage. Here’s a step-by-step guide to customized terracotta tile : Pick a color.

Glazed Porcelain Terracotta Tiles by Ragno at Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile

This Italian-made collection consists of glazed porcelain tiles with a terracotta look in three warm shades and various sizes and styles, including varied squares, rectangles, and hexagons. The post Glazed Porcelain Terracotta Tiles by Ragno at Rubble Tile appeared first on Rubble Tile : Minneapolis Tile Shop and Showroom. Rubble Tile is pleased to spotlight the Epoca Collection by Ragno, a well loved designer and manufacturer of high quality tile.

Glazed Porcelain Terracotta Tiles by Ragno at Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile is pleased to spotlight the Epoca Collection by Ragno, a well loved designer and manufacturer of high quality tile.

Warmer Weather Brings New Ceramic Tile Trends

Tile of Spain USA

Ceramic manufacturers anticipate this transition of trends by proposing suitable pieces to adorn spaces for the upcoming hot months. Ceramic tiles remain a popular choice for vacation homes as they are an adaptable material, perfect for multifunctional spaces and high traffic areas.

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Take It Outside: Outdoor AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Check out a few Architectural Ceramics tile collections, suitable for outdoor use, that have you covered under foot and under water. From porcelain to specialty ceramic, here are how a few materials compare in an exterior application: Porcelain & Glass. Cement & Terracotta. Sorry wood-look porcelain, we’ve temporarily moved on, to cement and terracotta tile. Spaces are trending toward more natural material choices like cement and terracotta tiles.

Brightly Barred Brandhorst

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Using around 36,000 TERRART®-Baguette ceramic rods in 23 custom colours the building itself becomes an abstract display. The façades ceramic elements were created by Hunter Douglas company NBK Keramik GmbH and are designed to allow air flow. NBK Terracotta. Colourfully welcoming visitors to the arts district in Munich is the Museum Brandhorst – its façade varied and enticing, like a box of crayons.

Curved Catalan Camper

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Using both the characteristic terracotta orange and vault curves, a series of connected ceramic tiles make up the display units, giving each shoe design its own individual space. Architecture Design interior design Spain Spanish Tiles Terracotta Vaulting beehive design camper barcelona Catalonia catalonian vault ceramic tile design Ceràmica Cumella curved tiles japanese architect kengo kuma terracotta tile tile

Building a Home with Tile

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Ceramic tiles can decorate the home inside and out. Since it is a material that adapts to every room and offers solutions for every space, ceramic can be used in bathrooms, kitchens, balconies and even bedrooms. Each year Premios Cerámica de ASCER recognize the best architectural, interior design, and graduate projects.Below area few of the awarded projects, finalists and honorable mentions that use ceramic tiles in the most creative ways.

Tile Trend Watch: Rustic ceramics: bringing back the taste for tradition

Tile of Spain USA

Rustic tile collections from Spanish ceramic tile manufacturers are at the forefront once again as key choices for decorating terraces, balconies and gardens frequently used in summer, as well as the high traffic spaces between interiors and exteriors of homes. The natural hues of terracotta and rustic ceramic add warmth and personality to each space, keeping us in contact with Mother Nature: A place to nap in the sun, a small indoor patio, a place to plant a garden, etc.…

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Saltillo Tile's Centuries-Old Allure

Tile Talk

Coupled with decorative ceramic tiles, Saltillo tile exudes Old World charm. Now, depending on where the raw tile is positioned within the beehive-like kiln, the tile can take on hues ranging from yellow to a rich orange to dark terracotta. TileTuesday Avente Tile Talk floor tile handmade cement tile handmade tile Mexican tile rustic cement tile pavers rustic pavers rustic tile Saltillo tile terracotta tile By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry.

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A Better Saltillo Tile: Rustic Cement Tile Pavers

Tile Talk

Couples perfectly with hand-painted decorative ceramic tiles. Saltillo tile walkway features hand-painted ceramic tiles on the risers. TileTuesday Avente Tile Talk floor tile handmade cement tile handmade tile Mexican tile rustic cement tile pavers rustic pavers rustic tile Saltillo tile terracotta tileA Saltillo tile entry features a cement tile rug. Via Vanguard Studio, Inc. By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry.

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La Roca Camper, a CID Award Winning Project

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Located in La Roca Village, an outlet shopping center in Barcelona, Spain, the Camper store is an enticing footwear boutique that offers guests an exciting shopping experience while simultaneously propelling them into the world of Spanish ceramics.

Spanish Surprises

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Tile of Spain, the international brand representing 125 ceramic tile manufacturers in the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer’s Association (ASCER), will host a booth in the centre of the Spanish Pavilion that will feature educational seminars and video presentations. Granada by Oset. Tile of Spain’s many Spanish member companies promise to deliver a riot of pattern, colour and innovation at Coverings.

Shaping up Nicely

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Alteret ’s handmade Arabesque terracotta tiles not only lend themselves to the shape trend, but also to the rising interest in unique artisanal products. From Domus ‘s New Terracotta range there are organic shapes aplenty. New Terracotta isn’t the only collection from the company to utilise these trendy shapes. Fan flips Scale on its head and offers a toned down scallop-shaped ceramic tile in eight neutral shades. The prevailing mood is; hexagons are out.

Shaping up Nicely

Diary of a Tile Addict

Alteret ’s handmade Arabesque terracotta tiles not only lend themselves to the shape trend, but also to the rising interest in unique artisanal products. From Domus ‘s New Terracotta range there are organic shapes aplenty. New Terracotta isn’t the only collection from the company to utilise these trendy shapes. Fan flips Scale on its head and offers a toned down scallop-shaped ceramic tile in eight neutral shades. The prevailing mood is; hexagons are out.

The Research Institute of the Hospital de Saint Paul, a Tile of Spain Award Winning Project

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Dry construction systems were used to craft the foundation, the first layer of the facade, the surrounding ceramic envelope, and the interior walls and floors of the research center. Members of the jury were impressed by the strategic use of building materials, more specifically, the use of ceramics to mimic the building’s internal and external environment. The building is cased in an industrialized system of 45,000 flexible ceramic panels, arranged in a shiner pattern.

Back to Basics: Which material is right for my design?

Architectural Ceramics

Architectural Ceramics carries a wide variety of materials each with their own features. Should you choose stone, ceramic, glass or something else? Ceramic. Ceramic tile is made from red or white clay and is usually coated with a decorative glaze. Porcelain tile is similar to ceramic tile, but is more durable and stain-resistant. Terracotta. Terracotta tile is made from red or brown clay that is fired. AC Stock Ceramic Design Tile Tips

The Museum of Arts and Design Brings a New Perspective to New York City’s Skyline

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During this transition, the museum’s original concrete exterior was updated with a new cladding system of 20,000 glazed terracotta tiles designed in collaboration with ceramic artist, Christine Jetten.…

Adamson House Tile Tour

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Glazed terracotta planters with ornate designs are clues to what await. Moorish-inspired details like this parabolic window are adorned with glazed ceramic tile patterns. Subscribers receive our hand painted ceramic and cement tile newsletter, Tile Talk , once per month. Tile Talk has great hand painted ceramic and cement tile design ideas, tile tips, and information about new ceramic and cement tile products.

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Tile of Spain Manufacturers Present Top Micro-Trends that will Shape Architectural and Interior Design in 2021

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This year, Spanish tile manufacturers worked harder than ever to craft new ranges of ceramics to meet the needs of the rapidly evolving landscape of interior and exterior design. As technology grows and progresses, we see a rebirth of ceramic art.

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Make a Splash with Pool Tiles

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As such, these porcelain tiles embody the charm and appeal of fine handmade ceramic ware. For additional design options, consider our Spanish Valencia 6"x6" ceramic tile , part of our extensive Spanish Ceramic tile collection. Hand-painted glazed ceramic deco tiles with terracotta pavers showcase the stairs, risers and the pool. Deep indigo pool tiles, coupled with the architecture of the pool house, make for an incredible outdoor setting.

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

Architectural Ceramics

If April showers bring May flowers, then Architectural Ceramic’s brings you a twist on the classic rhyme. Architectural Ceramics offers two brands, Laticrete and Schluter , that make shower systems part of their specialty. Architectural Ceramics stocks a few of their products, a popular seller for example, is their grout. We can’t contain ourselves, at Architectural Ceramics we love to talk about tile and home renovations.

Geometric Grouting

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Last year we covered the exciting collection Cava designed by LucidiPevere for Living Ceramics – a concrete-effect range focused on highlighting the wonders of coloured grout through a series of surface incisions. With mosaic sheets offering a different kind of installation method, the designers are free to play with larger gaps between the ceramic elements. Cava Brown Mosaic and Terracotta. Living Ceramics.

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Bardelli’s Groovy Grouting

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The three colours – Anthracite Black, Ivory White, and Antique Terracotta – work to enable striking contrast between a variety of grout shades. Zip Antique Terracotta. Coverings New Collections Virtual Coverings 2020 ceramic tile Ceramica Bardelli coloured grout company collaboration coverings 2020 grout lines Meneghello Paolelli Associati new tile collection shaped edge tile texture tile tile zip

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Casa Ter, a 2020 Tile of Spain Awards Winning Project

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In respect of the physical and cultural values of the local area, the MESURA team made an executive decision to construct the majority of the home with ceramic materials, since ceramic is one of the most widely used natural materials in the nearby La Bisbal area.

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Flowing Figures

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Tile Addict has been following the wonderful work of Fenella Elms for some time, delighting in the unmistakable flowing figures of her ceramic designs. Terracotta and Porcelain Pot. One can follow the motion of the waving ceramic shapes and imagine the pieces continuing to move and dance.

Grouted Geometry

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Cava by Living Ceramics. Left: Cava Green with terracotta joints. Perhaps the apotheosis of this trend can be seen in Cava: a collection designed for Living Ceramics by LucidiPevere. Cava collection by Living Ceramics. Left: Cava white with terracotta joints. Wall: Cava White with terracotta joints and Cava Green with Black joints. Right: Cava Beige with Moon white joints.

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Museo de las Collectiones Naturales, A CID Award Winning Project

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With a goal to breathe new life into the renovated building, Olivares and Rodenas used green glazed ceramic tiles to adorn the front entrance while the exterior is accentuated with an extravagant lattice installation.

Avente Tile Talk: Innovation, Design Take Center Stage at Cersaie

Tile Talk

With the close of the 30th edition of Cersaie, the International Exhibition of Ceramics for Architecture and Bathroom Furnishings held annually in Bologna, Italy, once again proved itself as the launching pad for newly developed ceramic, porcelain, glass and mosaic tile products that will soon hit showrooms and the marketplace. Italian manufacturers have also seemed to embrace the warmth and appeal of terracotta. ceramic tile. Architectural Ceramics: Tile+Mosaic.

Tile of Spain Manufacturers Release Top Trends of Fall 2020 and Preview 2021 Novelties

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Earlier this year, Spanish manufacturers vowed to continue to meet the needs of architects and interior designers by keeping production going in the ceramic tile sector. Gauged Porcelain : Long gone are the days when ceramic is just seen on backsplashes and floors.

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Granby’s Brick & Slate

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Granby , previously covered by Tile Addict here , have continued their tireless work in ceramics, creating extraordinary tile designs. The orange brick and terracotta flecks pop against the grey cement whilst the black slate and blue/grey speckles add depth to the tiles.

Avente Tile Talk: Tiles with a Classic Spanish Touch

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New Clay Arabesque Ceramic Tiles Offer Classic Spanish Touch. Similar in their hand-crafted workmanship to our line of Arabesque Spanish Cement Tile , our Clay Arabesque Ceramic Tile collection pays homage to its Moorish and Spanish tile roots with deep, rich colors and intriguing geometric shapes. Further adding to its inherit rustic appeal is the fact that our decorative, hand-painted Clay Arabesque Ceramic Tile is produced using a classic extruded red clay body.

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Celebrating Distinctions in Mexican History and Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Handpainted Terracotta Tile, like our Duquesa Collection offers a fresh take on a decades-long tile tradition. Many contemporary terracotta tiles , like our Duquesa Collection pictured above, implement hand-painting techniques as well. When you aren’t celebrating Cinco de Mayo this weekend, stop by one of Architectural Ceramic’s showrooms to browse our specialty vendors like those from Mexico and more.

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Living with Coral

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Living Coral has been labelled a “sociable and spirited” colour, yet also “1980s napkin pink” which may be why it’s not looking to become a ceramic mainstay just yet. Cava , a collection previously covered in Tile Addict, designed for Living Ceramics by LucidiPevere, named ‘coral red’ as one of the grout colours specified to complement the tiles. The shade ‘terracotta’ also gives a similar brightness comparable to Living Coral.

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Tutto Ponti, Gio Ponti Archi-designer

Ceramics of Italy

There is all Gio Ponti in Paris where Ceramica Francesco De Maio introduces the re-edition of some great works realized by the famous Italian architect, reproducing the white and blue majolica tiles and the extraordinary white and blue embossed ceramics designed by Ponti for the Hotel Parco dei Principi in Sorrento and the famous white and yellow handmade terracotta tiles that was used to cover the floor of the Gio Ponti’s home in Via Dezza, Milan.

2020 Vision: Tile Trends to Look Forward to This Year

Garden State Tile Blog

Thanks to the latest technology in ceramic and porcelain glazes, pinks are now brighter, blues are bolder and greens are deeper. Arguably the most exciting trend of the new decade is the technological advances in the manufacturing of porcelain, ceramic and glass.

Living with Coral

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Living Coral has been labelled a “sociable and spirited” colour, yet also “1980s napkin pink” which may be why it’s not looking to become a ceramic mainstay just yet. Cava , a collection previously covered in Tile Addict, designed for Living Ceramics by LucidiPevere, named ‘coral red’ as one of the grout colours specified to complement the tiles. The shade ‘terracotta’ also gives a similar brightness comparable to Living Coral.

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Creations Big and Small

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Alfa Ceramic offers a similar range of porcelain tiles, from stone and marble-effect to a cement look. These handmade terracotta tiles are made one by one and so each is unique in their texture and surfaces. Marble-effect tiles Stone-effect Tiles tile trend Alfa Ceramic Alteret Concrete-effect tiles GranitiFiandre Hq.resin large format tiles Lea Ceramiche Marmi Maximum Natucer Neolith Onice porcelain stoneware Realonda Vives

Creations Big and Small

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Alfa Ceramic offers a similar range of porcelain tiles, from stone and marble-effect to a cement look. These handmade terracotta tiles are made one by one and so each is unique in their texture and surfaces. Marble-effect tiles Stone-effect Tiles tile trend Alfa Ceramic Alteret Concrete-effect tiles GranitiFiandre Hq.resin large format tiles Lea Ceramiche Marmi Maximum Natucer Neolith Onice porcelain stoneware Realonda Vives

Cevisama Curiosities II

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Codicer also played with shape, using the same provenzal-style as their Hoxo Mix they developed this black and white series of musical ceramics. They also took on the colour trends of 2020, specifically sage green and terracotta.