Game of Tones

Architecture is a skillful manipulation of volumes and light that can be likened to the potential that a canvas provides to a painter. Almost all building materials are worthy of being included on the architect’s palette, but it is ceramic tile that takes home the gold as the top material of choice.

Detail of the ceramic wall in Grao cemetery, Valencia, by Inés García Clarian.

It is impossible to ignore the immense versatility that ceramic tile offers designers looking to put the finishing touches to their projects. The material helps create spaces where the vertical and horizontal limits are canvases upon which emotions can be explored and expressed.… Continue Reading