Brick by Brick: Ceramics Applied to Architecture was the first exhibition devoted to the uses, functions, symbolism and aesthetics of this type of ceramic, with works from the ancient world to the present, particularly from the Mediterranean area, including the Middle East.
In this exhibition, the Museu del Disseny wanted to highlight the importance and the continuing use of ceramic in architecture, as well as focusing on both long-standing traditions and innovation in this field over the course of the millennia.Therefore, The show features a selection of three hundred ceramic pieces applied in architecture.
We share with you a video of the exhibition Brick by Brick. Ceramics Applied to Architecture explained by his curator the architect Pedro Azara. The exhibition, was held simultaneously with the Forty-Seventh Congress of the International Academy of Ceramics in Barcelona, an event that took hosted in the Disseny Hub Barcelona building, was hold in the Museo del Diseño in Barcelona from September 2016 until January 2017.