Carpets of cement. The world of hydraulic tile
from 23 de February to 16 de April de 2017
Tuesday to Saturday from 5 to 8 pm. Sunday from 10 to 2 pm
It is an exhibition organized by the Cultural Heritage Office of the Department of the Presidency of the Diputació of Barcelona, the Sitges City Council and the Sitges Heritage Consortium with loans the particular collection of Jordi Griset and other funds from public and private institutions, as well as from several companies.
This exhibition highlights the hydraulic tile, a subject closely linked to Catalan architecture, which was widely used between 1890 and 1930. The exhibition discourse, places its origins, make us discover its manufacturers, the technique used, and allows perceive the evolution of its design. In addition, the Museum will complement the exhibition with pieces from their own funds.