Ceramics of Italy at the National Building Museum

Ceramics of Italy is pleased to announce its participation in and sponsorship of the National Building Museum’s upcoming exhibition Making Room: Housing for a Changing America. Opening on November 18 in Washington, D.C., the ten-month exhibit aims to highlight innovative housing solutions in a one-of-a-kind, evolving installation. Organized by the museum and the Citizens Housing & Planning Council and presented […]

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Crossville’s Oceanaire Tile Takes Inspiration from the Sea

Crossville, Inc. has launched Oceanaire, a porcelain tile collection designed to capture the appearance of sea- and sand-swept natural stone. The line is notable for its multi-directional striations interpreted in five gradient color options and a range of versatile size options—including large formats and a mosaic option. “This line is inspired by the vast scenery associated with the ocean, but […]

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Daltile’s New Tile Collections Offer Unique Textures, Patterns

  New to Daltile are six new collections designed to offer customers a unique take on how tile can inspire and accentuate spaces. The collections draw inspiration from both traditional and contemporary designs, incorporating patterns, shapes and textures to allow customers to make even the most imaginative design visions a reality. In line with the fall fashion trends, geometrics are now […]

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Oceanside Glasstile Adds to Hex, Muse Collections

Oceanside Glasstile has stepped up the geometric tile game by introducing new character to an old player with the Trillion and Framework designs. Rounding out this trio of distinctive Hex’s is a complimentary Flat 4” Hexagon. Further recognizing the passion to create a distinctive, flowing texture, a new mosaic Braid pattern gets added to the Muse collection begging to be customized […]

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Country Floors’ Barcela Cement Tile Evokes Old World Feel

Country Floors introduces the Barcela collection, cement tiles inspired by 19th century European patterns. Each tile is meticulously crafted and produced utilizing a technique that has been in used since the later part of the 19th Century. The Barcela Collection embraces a traditional style with a contemporary twist. This collection traditional look is defined by its symmetry, which is all […]

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Casalgrande Padana Unveils its Marmoker Collection

Casalgrande Padana recently introduced the Marmoker collection into its Granitoker series. With a wide range of colors and decorative effects, plus two finishes (natural or lapped) and two large sizes (60×120 and 60×60 cm), no two Marmoker slabs are alike. The collection can be used for indoor or outdoor floors and facades, including non-standard applications. The scope of application ranges […]

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Call for Projects: 2015 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition

The 2015 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition is officially underway! Ceramics of Italy is searching for top-notch buildings and inspiring spaces that feature Italian tiles–anything from bathrooms and kitchens to building façades and airport terminals! Now in its third decade, the annual awards program is the longest running competiton of its kind. It’s open to North America-based architects and designers who have used Italian ceramic and porcelain tile […]

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