Alchimia and ceramic tiles

The renowned post-radical avant-garde group, founded in Milan in the 1970s, designed ceramic tiles for the work “La stanza di Desdemona”, exhibited in 1982

The importance of experiencing Italian ceramics first-hand

The need to gain hands-on experience can be considered a reaction to the ongoing process of global digitalisation, in the ceramic industry as elsewhere

Working with the sun, the light and the wind

Elisabetta Trezzani has always prioritised environmental protection in her design projects. During the years she has spent working at the Renzo Piano Building Workshop, she has explored the theme of sustainability, searching constantly for new solutions tailored to the specific needs of the building and its context

Progetto CCS4CER partner

Converting waste into a resource using CO2

A research project, coordinated by the Ceramic Center, studying the possibility of using the CO2 generated in the ceramic tile production process to mineralize certain wastes, thus obtaining secondary raw materials for the building sector, with a view to the circular economy

The 2024 ceramic tile trends cater to three different needs

The continuous evolution of colours, decorations and textures responds primarily to consumers’ wishes for spaces that are not only comfortable and reassuring but also allow them to give free rein to their imagination

Ceramics of Italy set to bring product innovation to Coverings 2024

More than 100 Italian brands attending the preeminent event for the ceramic tile and natural stone industry in North America, to be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta

The eight forms of sustainability of Italian ceramic tiles

Research and investments in raw materials, manufacturing technologies, product characteristics, uses and recycling are the key aspects that contribute to the sustainability of ceramic tiles

LEED certification: what it is and how it is applied

The use of Italian ceramic tiles helps to achieve the main environmental sustainability certifications


The project within a project

Increasingly, architects and interior designers are opting for customised bathroom furnishings, accessories and fittings

Making the customer experience memorable and enjoyable is paramount

For over four decades, Padron Flooring has been a key player and purveyor of Italian tile in the industry, offering a wide assortment of high-end products from Italian producers in its showroom.