A creative fusion of versatility, functionality, and sustainability.
Three trips to Bologna, Italy, for the world’s largest exhibition of ceramic tile.
$15,000 in prizes.
That’s what’s at stake in the 2015 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition, now open for entry! Sponsored by Confindustria Ceramica (the Italian Association of Ceramics) and the Italian Trade Commission, the 22nd annual event will feature inspired and imaginative architecture using Italian Ceramic Tiles.
The competition includes a uniquely large scope of projects encompassed by three categories: Institutional, Residential, and Commercial/Hospitality. Check out the details after the jump.
Above: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, MD took the Institutional category prize in 2013. Here, HDR Architecture combines aesthetic appeal with functionality in an effort to eliminate all environmental interferences. The structure features highly stabilized temperature, vibration, and humidity.
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