Spanish architects Carlos Ferrater and Joan Gibernau designed an eloquent home in Sant Cugat, Barcelona, with a built floor space of 1,000m2. Stark white tiles by Saloni were used to clad both the façade and roof, creating a striking visual contrast between the white tiles and the forest that surrounds the house. The building stands out for the use of a ventilated façade incorporating 45×90 (17” x 35.4”) through-body porcelain tiles from the Vivendi collection by Saloni. With its concealed anchorage system, the façade contributes substantially to the sustainability of the building.
The tile-clad roof adds an eye-catching effect due to the tiles’ lightweight versatility.… Continue Reading