Architects

Time for a fresh start, but unlike ever before

The exceptional nature of the current situation opens up new opportunities in all sectors, including the world of architecture and construction where Italian bricks, tiles and ceramic sanitaryware play a leading role

Café della Stampa di Cersaie

From the European Green Deal to the energy efficiency tax credits

Architecture and the construction sector have an extraordinary opportunity: to steer urban development in new directions that are less energy-intensive and harmful, more aesthetically pleasing and inclusive

The reopening of trade fairs is set for 15 June

The reopening of trade fairs from 15 June is a fundamental step for the economic recovery and for Italian industry. It is also essential for Cersaie, the leading international exhibition of ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings to be held in Bologna from 27 September to 1 October.

Heather Dubbeldam principal Dubbeldam Architecture + Design

A commitment to design excellence and environmental sustainability

Based in Toronto, Dubbeldam Architecture + Design is an award-winning design studio recognized for creating cutting-edge and sustainably focused projects. The studio is a two-time Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition Honorable Mention winner for its contemporary designs of the Walper Hotel & Through House

Sales bounce back after the 2020 downturn. Countdown to Cersaie

In mid-February, the organisers of Cersaie revealed the dates for the 2021 edition of the show, confirming its customary late-September scheduling while at the same time announcing an important new feature

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World production falls, but Europe holds its ground

The pandemic led to an 8.7% contraction in the global tile market in 2020. Analysis of consumption patterns in the world’s main countries

The Italian way of being “beautiful forever”

The relationship between design and Italian identity was discussed during the official online presentation of the Atlas of Ceramics

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When the façade module meets porcelain

Design2Curtain is the new ceramic solution from Florim and Schüco Italia that goes beyond classic ventilated façades

CERSAIE, poster and dates of the 2021 in-person and digital events

Exhibitors are looking forward to returning to the physical show in complete safety: 80% of the available space has already been booked 7 months before the event is due to begin.

The recovery of the housing market depends on Next Generation EU funding

According to numerous studies of consumer behaviour conducted in Italy and abroad over the past few months, the pandemic has enhanced the perception of the places we live in, their […]