Embark on a Ceramic Adventure with Tile of Spain USA on the 2024 “Passport to Creativity” Tour
Tile of Spain, the international brand representing more than 100 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer’s Association (ASCER), is accepting entries, now through December 31st, 2023, for the 2024 edition of the “Passport to Creativity” tour.
Now in its twelfth year, “Passport to Creativity” commemorates the rich history of Spanish ceramics by inviting an exclusive group of architects, interior designers and trade professionals, on a trip to Valencia, Spain.* During the 5-day tour, attendees will gain a comprehensive understanding of the origins of ceramics, manufacturing processes and the technical and aesthetic advantages of the different genres of tile.
This year’s tour will be held in late February 2024, with exact dates to be announced. The trip will commence with a visit to Cevisama, the International Tile and Bath Furnishing Show, held in Valencia, Spain, from February 26th – March 1st, 2024. Attendees will also enjoy guided tours of Tile of Spain manufacturers’ facilities, visits to local historical sites and a deep dive into Spanish culture, all while earning CEU credits.
“Through our annual ‘Passport to Creativity’ tour, our guests have the opportunity to learn about and experience the inherent benefits of ceramic tile from Spanish manufacturers and tile specialists, first-hand,” states Rocamador Rubio, Director of Tile of Spain for the USA. “As the building and design requirements of exterior and interior projects continuously shifts, the knowledge and insight participants gain from the Spanish ceramic sector are essential to understanding and enhancing the planning of their commercial and residential projects.”
If you are an architect, designer or trade professional interested in attending this year’s trip or would like additional information, Tile of Spain invites you to fill out the “Passport to Creativity” interest form, here.
Learn more about the past editions of the “Passport to Creativity” tour here.
*Expenses covered by Tile of Spain include travel, hotel accommodation, ground transportation and select meals during the 5-day trip. Personal expenses during free time and accommodations for trip extensions will not be covered by Tile of Spain.
About Tile of Spain
In Spain, tile makers labor as they have for centuries – pushing their passion for design and innovation to new levels of artisanship. With one of the purest and strongest domestic clays available, Spanish manufacturers have an unparalleled ability to make the end product more diverse. From rustic handmade forms; to technical facades that cool buildings and clean the air; to the impossibly slim, sustainable recycled and inkjet masterpieces that fire the imagination.
The Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturers’ Association (ASCER), together with España Exportacióne e Inversiones (ICEX) are the organizations whose objective is to support Spain’s ceramic tile manufacturers and the industry as a whole by stewarding and promoting the Tile of Spain brand worldwide. A strong global leader, the Spanish ceramic tile sector is comprised of more than 100 companies concentrated primarily in the province of Castellón.
For more about tile produced in Spain, contact Tile of Spain Center at the Trade Commission of Spain, 2655 Le Jeune Road, Suite 1114, Coral Gables, FL 33134. Call 305- 446-4387 or visit http://www.tileofspainusa.com.