Back to the Future in 2017

The passing of time is a reality we cannot escape. It is one that creates two permanent challenges in interior design: durability of materials and longevity of design trends. That’s where ceramic tile comes into the design equation. It is the perfect option to...

Tile Trends: “Rethink: Skin vs. System”

Tile of Spain consultant Ryan Fasan showcases tile trends in a presentation entitled “Rethink: Skin vs. System”. Originally presented at Coverings 2016 in Chicago, the talk examines ceramics’ position and use in design.   The view of ceramic...

Graphic Symmetry from Tile of Spain

Spanish tile design today is filled with geometric shapes such as hexagons, octagons and rhomboids that create stunning visuals and dynamic spaces.   These designs are seen on both floor tile and wall tile, and often coordinate with more traditional formats to...

Design trends with Ryan Fasan, Part 1

This week’s blog post is part 1 of 2 from Ryan Fasan, @Tile_Trends, research consultant, trainer and partner of Professional Attention to Tile Installations, an internationally renowned tile consulting firm. Ryan Fasan has over 20 years experience in the ceramic tile...