New Build, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art – Center for Asian Art, Glaze, Florida, TerraClad, Machado Silvetti
Restoration, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, 150 Nassau Street, Dorothy, Sculpture, New York

Recreating the Past. Shaping the Future.

Boston Valley Terra Cotta is the leading manufacturer of custom architectural terra cotta for restoration of historic facades and creation of high performance building envelopes. Having been in the ceramic manufacturing business for over 120 years, we have a proven commitment to quality and a history of unparalleled customer service. Boston Valley’s diverse terra cotta lines include architectural terra cotta for restoration and custom facade systems, terra cotta roof tile, our TerraClad® rain screen system, and our new TerraPreCast® cladding. Located just south of Buffalo, NY and owned by the Krouse family, Boston Valley Terra Cotta continues a pattern of growth from an American manufacturer to a global terra cotta supplier. Our management team is leading the way in developing an atmosphere of collaboration with architects, owners and project stakeholders. This collaboration unites our longstanding history of craftsmanship with the emerging digital technologies of the design industry. Our commitment to this new, digital craft is allowing us to rationalize designs for terra cotta fabrication and solve challenging installation problems sooner, further enhancing our ability to deliver exceptional projects.

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RECENT NEWS

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Architectural Ceramic Assemblies Workshop Pushes the Envelope of Building Design

Architectural Ceramic Assemblies Workshop Pushes the Envelope…
July 18, 2018/by Jimmy Scamacca
Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Ananda Sangha, Terra Cotta Roof Tiles, RAM Press, Hand Press, Custom Glaze

Boston Valley Creates Rich Blue Glazed Terra Cotta Roof Tiles for Second Ananda Temple

The roof tiles have been manufactured in the Boston Valley factory using Hand Press and Ram Press forming methods, which utilize clay that is packed into a mould to create many copies of the same piece.
July 10, 2018/by Jimmy Scamacca
KPF, Kohn Pederson Fox, Pacific Gates Condominiums, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Terra Cotta Wall, RAM Press, Custom Glaze, San Diego California

KPF’s Pacific Gate Condominiums Featured in Dezeen Magazine

KPF's Pacific Gate is a luxury residential skyscraper in San Diego, California, the building has been creating buzz, since it is a spectacle in its size and grandeur. Boston Valley Terra Cotta had the pleasure of working alongside KPF to manufacture a terra cotta wall depicting a magnificent, golden sunset.
July 5, 2018/by Jimmy Scamacca

The Talk of the Town: MKCA’s Upper East Side Townhouse Wins Multiple Awards

The renovation of the Upper East Side Townhouse – designed by MKCA, Michael K. Chen Architecture – pushes the boundaries of architectural terra cotta in this innovative restoration.
July 3, 2018/by Jimmy Scamacca

Terra Cotta, A Material of Choice: Boston Valley Featured in the Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal article: Experts say terra-cotta is making a comeback as condominium buyers gravitate toward a more traditional aesthetic in what some are dubbing a “backlash” against all-glass towers.
June 27, 2018/by Athena Kolokotronis

#TerraCottaNYC Flatiron District Walking Tour

Head to the Flatiron District to catch a glimpse of some unique high-end residential buildings being clad in terra cotta. Start your tour at the corner of 6th Avenue and 23rd Street.
June 22, 2018/by Athena Kolokotronis

#TerraCottaNYC Midtown Walking Tour

Today, tackle some tall structures soon to be accentuated by terra cotta in Midtown. If you’re coming from the Javits Convention Center, you can easily hop on public transportation to head down West 42nd Street to get closer to the start of this walking tour.
June 22, 2018/by Athena Kolokotronis

#TerraCottaNYC Chelsea Walking Tour

Take a walking tour of Chelsea to see some completed Boston Valley facades and ones that are currently in progress. Take a break from the AIA and step out onto the High Line.
June 21, 2018/by Athena Kolokotronis

#TerraCottaNYC NoHo Walking Tour

Boston Valley has been working alongside architects, building owners, & contractors to manufacture architectural terra cotta for 21st-century construction. All around NYC you can see projects that have already been completed, or ones that are currently in progress.
June 20, 2018/by Athena Kolokotronis