Blog posts pertaining to the Museum Project

University of Arizona, Health and Sciences Innovation Building, Kovach, Unique Profile, Custom Terra Cotta Façade, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Tuscon, Arizona

Unique & Complex Profiles Create Stunning Terra Cotta Facades

Boston Valley works with architects, designers and building professionals to manufacture unique profiles and custom architectural ceramic façades.
John and Mable Ringling Museum — Center For Asian Art, Machado Silvetti, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Building Centre, London England

The Building Centre in London Features Boston Valley Terra Cotta in Exhibit Running from Sept 20 – Jan 31, 2020

The Building Centre's exhibition Handheld to Superscale: Building With Ceramics features a mockup of The Ringling Museum Center for Asian Art's green terra cotta façade.

The Appeal of Green Glazes Developed in the Boston Valley Terra Cotta Glaze Lab

Green glazes have been very popular of late, specifically with new construction projects such as The Ringling, The Fitzroy, and The Rathbone.

The Ringling Museum Featured in the Sarasota Herald Tribune

The architects at Machado Silvetti worked with Boston Valley Terra Cotta to create the iconic jade-green facade that has attracted positive attention since the building's completion.
John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Center for Asian Art, terraclad, glaze

Machado Silvetti’s Center for Asian Art wins 2016 BSA Honor Award for Design Excellence

Machado and Silvetti Associates with Sweet Sparkman Architects have received the Boston Society of Architect's or BSA Honor Award for Design Excellence
John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Center for Asian Art, terraclad, glaze

Interview: Rodolfo Machado & Working With Boston Valley Terra Cotta on Ringling Museum of Art

Rodolfo Machado: Materially, we chose terra-cotta because the structure is a piece in a garden, and the garden pavilion has always been a light green terra-cotta with golden edges.
John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Center for Asian Art, terraclad, glaze

Boston Valley’s Ringling Project Featured in The Architect’s Newspaper

Boston Valley Terra Cotta worked with Machado Silvetti to create the dynamic terra cotta façade for the Centre for Asian Art extension to the historic campus of the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art.
John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Center for Asian Art, terraclad, glaze

Machado Silvetti Clads Florida Museum Extension in Over 3,000 Green Ceramic Tiles

US firm Machado Silvetti has used jade-coloured terra cotta tiles to sheath an extension to the historic campus of the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Florida.
John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Center for Asian Art, terraclad, glaze

Boston Valley Works with Machado Silvetti on Modern Addition to Ringling Estate

Boston Valley Terra Cotta worked closely with Machado Silvetti to create 2750 individual terra cotta modules, weighing in at 60-70 pounds each, for a modern addition to the Ringling Estate.
John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Center for Asian Art, terraclad, glaze

Alumni John Krouse to Deliver Lecture @ Alfred University

Boston Valley Terra Cotta, created when the Krouse family purchased the former Boston Valley Pottery facility and converted it
John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Center for Asian Art, terraclad, glaze

Emerald Terra Cotta Units Installed @ Ringling Museum

The Ringling Museum is almost complete! Production of the emerald terra cotta units is winding down here at Boston Valley.
John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Center for Asian Art, terraclad, glaze

New Asian Center Turning Ringling Green

Three thousand handcrafted terra cotta tiles, glazed an iridescent green, are being painstakingly installed on the exterior of the future Helga Wall-Apelt Center for Asian Art on the campus of the Ringling Museum.

Ringling Museum + Machado Silvetti Associates Visit Boston Valley Terra Cotta

In addition to touring the plant, the group was updated on the progress of units being manufactured for the new addition to the Ringling Museum of Art called the Center for Asian Art.
Mock-up of the rain screen system that will adorn the new Ringling Museum Asian Art Study Center.

Innovative Terra Cotta Facade: Ringling Museum’s Asian Art Study Center

The John and Mable Ringling Museum, located in Sarasota, Florida,…

Museum Project Prototype Models

Museum Project prototype models have been created and are having…