Tag Archives: tiles

“Floor Tiles” animation by Al Jarnow Music by Elliot Sokolov. Recorded by the Sesame Workshop Big Band.
Watch the full animation here

Interior detail of the Guri Amir mausoleum in Samarkand, Uzbekistan (15th century). Pic by **El-Len**

Lisbon’s tiles photographs by Bless Ltd

Tiles at Nuñez street, Saavedra (Buenos Aires). Pic by Thomas Locke Hobbs (2010)

Tunel under the Elephant & Castle roundabouts (London). Pics by Michael Greenwood

Medieval and 19th Century Floor Tiles of Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin

By Olly Moss, using graphics from the Game Boy versions of Zelda and Pokemon.


Stephansdom aka St. Stephen’s Cathedral (Vienna) from 1160. The roof is 111 metres (361 ft) long, and covered by 230,000 glazed tiles.

The Basel Minster in Switzerland (1019 – 1500)Pics by Maya

Church of Saint Quentin. Began in 1195 and completed after 300 years; labyrinth dates from 1495.