Tiles (ceramic)

Winckelmans

Established 1867

Founded in 1867 by Théophile Winckelmans, Winckelmans is a worldwide leader in the production of porcelain and vitrified tiles for residential and commercial use. Originally specialized in stoneware, Winckelmans started manufacturing ceramic tiles in 1894. Today it has a database of over a thousand different historical tile designs and can also develop a bespoke product.

Winckelmans’ tiles are equally suitable for use indoors and outside, and in wet or dry environments. They are used by numerous architects and designers around the globe and can be seen in a number of prestigious buildings including castles, palaces and haute couture establishments.

Why on Wikiconic?
Heritage.
Alternatives
Photo credits
© Ets Winckelmans sa, Lomme Cedex, France

Care has been taken to trace the ownership of any copyright material and to contact the owner. The author does not intend to infringe on anyone’s copyright for text, photos or otherwise. Anyone who feels that any item in these pages may have inadvertently breached their copyright should advise the author via the contact sheet, including a link to the page, so that appropriate remedial action can be taken.

More info

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *