Surfaces take on the intriguing allure of metal and architecture uses new solutions like porcelain stoneware to create the aesthetic appeal of metals with a guarantee of otherwise unthinkable performance and practicality.
Whether they are used as structural elements, furnishing accessories or purely for decorative purposes, metals have the power to catch the eye and set the style of a room. The deep tones of iron and bronze evoke a vintage industrial style; the gleam of gold and silver creates a mood of glamour and luxury; the versatile density of steel can be used to enhance other materials; the chromatic originality of corten, transformed into a sophisticated and elegant surface for interiors, interprets the desire for eclecticism in modern residential and public architecture.
Small formats and structured surfaces are examples of the way ceramics can enhance the aesthetic appeal of metal. In small rooms like bathrooms and kitchens, combined with minimalist furnishings, they imbue the project with an original personality.