Eduardo Nery. Painel de azulejos, 1987–91 estação de metropolitano do Campo Grande, Lisboa.

What is The Art of Azulejo, The Painted Tiles

Azulejo is the Portuguese and Spanish word for painted tiles.

Azulejo or Tile is a thin piece of ceramic, usually square, in which one side is glazed, resulting from the firing of a coating commonly known as enamel, which becomes waterproof and shiny.
This shiny face can be monochromatic or polychromatic, smooth or embossed.



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