Project type: Education Building

UTM North – Toronto, Canada

This new 210,000 ft2, six-storey facility completes the renaissance of the northern portion of campus and is the new home of humanities and social sciences. For the façade, the architects wanted the appearance of corroded steel without sacrificing the positive properties of a terracotta façade, such as durability, UV and frost resistance. The result is …

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School Grossmatt

In the course of the complete renovation, the school building was completely gutted, the interior including electricity and water supply was renewed and both the roof and windows and building shell were replaced and adapted to modern energy standards. The terracotta cladding on the upper floor is unusual: the concave curvature of the elements is …

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Nursery Les Petits Lutins

The façade of the new day-care centre in the suburb of Geneva, Chavannes de Bois, is unique. Vertically mounted, wave-shaped profiled terracotta elements refined with a specially developed fluid glaze cover the entire building. The overall concept of the building is therefore harmoniously light and inviting. LEARN MORE ABOUT FLUID GLAZES 

Cycle d’Orientation de la Veveyse

The building shell of the La Veveyse secondary school in Châtel-St-Denis near Lausanne was also given a new look as part of a complete refurbishment. The profiled, glazed terracotta surrounds the building like a dark curtain. The elements, which are already anthracite in colour in the clay mass, were refined with a black-brown glaze and …

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Sophie-Barat-Schule

The new building of the Sophie-Barat-Schule in Hamburg -Rotherbaum, with a gross floor area of almost 4,400 square metres, presents itself as a modern, light-flooded school wing with a terracotta façade interrupted by horizontal light bands. Irregularly profiled TERRART -LARGE elements were refined with a white glaze produced in a single-firing process and mounted vertically …

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Salem State University Library

Lively and inviting, the library building defines a new quadrangle on the university premises – it is the “academic heart” of the campus and strengthens its identity. The facade design gives the building warmth and luminosity: profiled TERRART Large panels in two shades of red add variety to the extensive outer walls. Architects: Shepley Bulfinch 

Nano Institute

This new university institute is both a flagship project and at the same time an infrastructure reflecting the transition to renewable energy, since it is here that fundamental research will be carried out into photovoltaics and photocatalysis. The compact, symmetrical building has a horizontal structure and speaks a modern design language. The closed façade surfaces …

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Streatham & Clapham, High School

As part of the renovation, the London girls’ school was extended to include dining and entrance areas, which form an attractive contrast to the existing building with their expressive façade. The black, glazed ceramic consists of concave elements that, having been mounted vertically, give the effect of a curtain. Brightly colored TERRART® Baguettes in front …

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