A triangular motif, the Florentine tile is a Mercedesz Nagy design and is based on medieval architectural ornamentation employed in monastery cloisters. The tetragonal, half opened florets where initially designed for meditative and contemplative purposes. Mercedesz multiplied the pattern and filled the surrounding adverse spaces with asymmetrical rhombs that produce a smooth transition to every Florentine even though also adding in an extra layer of geometry. Every single Florentine tile is 25.5×29.5×8.2cm for a bold however subtle wall cladding.
Made by Akos Horvath, the undulating flower motif was inspired by the rippling impact observed in nature. Akos enhanced this natural rhythm by adding a soft bas-relief to the petals while keeping the petals themselves easy and pure. When a moving supply of light travels across the concave petals, they do indeed appear to move. The concrete Petal tiles are 20×13.2×7.4cm and can be employed both indoors and outside. There is a wide array of colours and it is suggested that the colder colours are best used outdoors whilst the warmer tones suit an interior application. Little space are presented best in a single colour decision even though large regions come alive with the addition of numerous colour choices.
Florentine is a male name with several meanings, most typical interpretations of the 3-point flower is that of flourishing, thriving and shielding. It is the eternal man.
Each Mystyle concrete tile is handmade from a specially formulated and reinforced concrete fibre called Sensible Concrete. The Sensible Concrete is a mixture and approach that improves upon the otherwise rigid, massive and grey material to generate a durable raw material that can be adapted to any quantity of inventive design and style concepts.
The new Smart Concrete elevates concrete from its industrial origins into bespoke design and style of detail and finesse. The new physical and aesthetic properties bring a new layer and worth to interior design.
The soft organic form of the Petal motif creates an intimate and pleased mood both indoors and out.
Employing the Petal motif as an option to wallpaper or paint creates a dramatic statement that gradually shifts as the sun travels via the sky, changing the angles of the shadows inside the relief pattern. This ever changing pattern brings is as although the Sensible Concrete is a living, breathing entity.
These Intelligent Concrete tiles by KAZA with their mixture of technical knowledge and artistry bring a new and bold alternative to interior and exterior décor.
The manufacturing of these tiles encompasses a modest footprint. The concrete cures best at room temperature negating the want for kilns and heavy machinery. The raw supplies utilised are minimal and the moulds are continually reused. .
The Florentine tile creates a sense of path with its 3-point floral and the added etched style of the rhombs creates an exaggerated sense of depth. Whilst none of the pattern inside the wall of tiles incorporates straight lines, the linear imagery is robust creating it the excellent foil for both organic and geometric furnishings. Kaza Concrete