Avente Tile Talk: Persian Tile: A Form of Art and Religious Expression

Tile Talk

Sheikh Lutf Allah Mosque is one of the architectural masterpieces of Safavid Iranian architecture, standing on the eastern side of Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Isfahan, Iran. According to the Iran Chamber Society , “The history of Iranian tile dates back to the prehistoric period.

Iran Strengthens Stone Industry

Stone Update

Planned tech investments total $200 million to modernize, says deputy minister during Marmomacc. Featured Industry News

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Inspired Design: Peace Industry for Heath

Heath Ceramics

Founders Melina and Dodd were committed to helping revive and sustain the nearly lost art of felt making in Iran (where Dodd hails from), a craft with a rich, ancient history dating back to 6000 BC. 1 + 1 = way more than 2. At least that’s the approach we’ve always taken to collaborations.

28 Creative Tile Ideas For the Bath and Beyond

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Glazed brick dates to the 13th century BC in ancient Iran, marking the advent of humanity’s use of colored tiles to beautify our surroundings.

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Avente Tile Talk: Islamic Star Patterns in Tile Design

Tile Talk

Iran or Central Asia, 15th Century. Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Islamic Star Patterns in Tile Design. By Selena Madden. As a recent Art History graduate from Loyola Marymount University, the Arts of Islam became a favorite subject among the various cultures and styles I studied.

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Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Originally, handmade tiles were used to adorn places of worship like temples and mosques throughout countries like Iran, Turkey, Egypt and Morocco. It’s that time of year, when kids to go back to school.

Kenya & Conner's Chic and Airy Marina District Apartment — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

Their space is filled with pieces they have collected from their journeys, from rugs from Iran to botanical prints from Paris—and, most recently, a tiny wooden stool from Tanzania. Pin it. Name: Kenya Moncada and Conner Jay and their dog, Hugo.

The Finalists – 2015 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition

Life of an Architect

Magic Boxes Playhouse Designer : Aliasghar Mofrad Boushehri – Qazvin, Qazvin, Iran Bio : I am a 5th year architecture studentattendingIKIU University … and really love design.

Avente Tile Talk: Go Green with Tile

Tile Talk

Did you know: Green, blue-green, and blue are sacred colors in Iran, where they symbolize paradise. Sunday, March 17, 2013. Go Green with Tile. Project Pick: Create a Mosaic with Gourmet Garden Tiles.

Granite4Less Beats All Other UK Granite Suppliers


They have been on tours to Italy, China, Vietnam, Iran and many more. Why choose Granite4Less? Because professional work means professional results. You want to choose carefully who you assign to do the important task of installing your granite or quartz worktops.

Time2Design: Outdoor Living | My GenX Design Studios Presentation


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