The Netherlands


OtterloTegeltoppers” November 2018 – 3. March 2019. The personal choice of 19 visitors or friends of the Dutch Tile Museum. The pictures of the tiles are on canvas with the size 60 x 60 cm. A part of the original tiles are also on exhibition. The oldest one is mediaeval floor tile and the latest is a Brazilian tile of about 2010. Nederlands Tegelmuseum, Eikenzoom 12, 6731 BH Otterlo. Tel. +31-318-591.519.Open: Tue – Sun, 13 – 17 hr. www.nederlandstegelmuseum.nl

Leeuwarden, “Glans en Geluk, kunst uit de wereld van de Islam”, Ceramics from the Islam World. 8-9-2018 to 3-3-2019 in the Haags Gemeente Museum, Stadhouderslaan 41, 2517 HV Den Haag. Open: Tue – Sun , 10 – 17 hr. www.gemeentemuseum.nl .

Catalogue : Glans en Geluk, Kunst uit de Wereld van de Islam. Splendour & Bliss. Arts from the Islamic World. Charlotte Huijgens, Luitgard Mols e.a. 24 x 28 cm, 280 pagina’s, 265 illustraties in kleur, luxe paperback, ISBN 9789462621947 (Nederlands/ English), € 24,95 (na de tentoonstelling € 27,50) Uitgever: Waanders & De Kunst.

Den Haag, “Made in Holland, 400 jaar wereldmerk” , 400 year Dutch ceramics. 2-6-2018 to 30-6-2019. In Keramiekmuseum Princessehof, Grote Kerkstraat 9, 8911 DZ Leeuwarden. Open: Tue – Sun, 10 – 17 hr. www.princessehof.nl

Catalogue: Made in Holland, Het wereldsucces van 400 jaar Nederlandse keramiek / The global succes of Dutch ceramics. Made in Holland laat zien hoe Nederland een wereldspeler op het gebied van de keramiek is geworden. 24 x 30 cm, 160 pagina’s, 103 illustraties in kleur & 26 in zwart-wit, gebonden, Nederlands/English, ISBN 9789462621848, € 24,95. Uitgever: Waanders & De Kunst.

Auctions: in February, March and April with various auction houses in Holland. More details will follow.


Pluis, Jan. Schepentegels, Amsterdam—Utrecht—Harlingen—Makkum 1660-1980, inleiding Remmelt Daalder. Paperback in Dutch 96 blz., ca. 200 ill. in kleur. Primavera Pers 2018  ISBN: 978-90-5997-264-3

Pluis, Jan. Dutch Ship Tiles, Amsterdam—Utrecht—Harlingen—Makkum 1660-1980, introduction Remmelt Daalder. Paperback in English, 2018, 96 pages., ca. 200 ill. in colour. Primavera Pers ISBN: 978-90-5997-262-9  

Each € 19,50. Order from: Nederlands Tegelmuseum, Eikenzoom 12, 6731 BH Otterlo. Tel. +31-318-591.519, Fax -592.000. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Dobry, Artur. Ozcko, Piotr. Pluis, Jan. Holenderskie flizy na dawnych ziemiach polskich i ościennych = Dutch Tiles in the Polish-Lithuanian commonwealth and neighbouring lands. Part. 1, Umywalnia na Zamku Wysokim w Malborku : jej historia i wystrój /  . - Malbork : Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku, 2018. - 270 pages. . - ISBN 978-83-60518-97-7     (Book in Polish)

Ozcko, Piotr. Pluis, Jan. Holenderskie flizy na dawnych ziemiach polskich i ościennych = Dutch tiles in the Polish-Lithuanian commonwealth and neighbouring lands. Part. 2, Mody i wnętrza / . - Malbork : Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku, 2018. - 287 pages. . - ISBN 978-83-60518-98-4   (Book in Polish)

Baart, Jan. Faiança de Delft / Delft Faience (bilingual edition, Portuguese and English) The former town archaeologist of Amsterdam, Jan Baart, has published the first full and well-illustrated description of the collection of Delft faience in the possession of Fundação Maria Isabel Guerra Junqueiro e Luís Pinto de Mesquita Carvalho, in Porto. The 66 pieces were found in Portugal and brought together by the politician and poet Abílio Guerra Junqueiro (1850-1923).  In an interesting introduction Jan Baart describes the production of seventeenth and eighteenth faience and the organization of the potteries in Delft. Hard cover, 200 pages, c. 80 colour illustrations, € 25. Fundação Maria Isabel Guerra Junqueiro e Luís Pinto de Mesquita Carvalho, Porto, 2018. ISBN: 978-90-76241-49-4. Also available at the Dutch Tile Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands.



Spijkertegls.nl , Diverse tegelpagina’s door Freek Mayenburg verder aangevuld met diverse tegels en extra zoekfunctie: zie http://www.spijkertegels.nl


Collectors fair:

The "annual spring international art nouveau tiles collectors fair 2019" will be held on Saturday, March 16th, 2019, 11.00 a.m. - 3.30 p.m. in Museum Zons , Schlossstr. 1, 41541 Dormagen (between Köln and Düsseldorf), tel.: 02133-53020. www.kreismuseumzons.de


Düsseldorf, Hetjens-Deutsches Keramikmuseum, Grootste privé verzameling Meissner Zwiebelmuster   (Blauw-wit porselein) 25-10-2018 tot 17-3-2019. Schulstraße 4, 40213 Düsseldorf. Openingstijden: Di – Zo , 11 – 17 uur. www.duesseldorf.de/hetjens


Geschichte der Fliese. De site van Wilhelm Joliet heeft regelmatig updates. Over Rotterdamse tegels op http://www.tegels-uit-rotterdam.com/index.html     maar ook over tegels van elders op http://www.geschichte-der-fliese.de/.



Györ,  Fruhmann House: Tile Stove Exhibition, grote verzameling tegelkachels, 9022 Győr, Kiss János utca 9, Openingstijden: Di – Zo , 10 – 18 uur, www.turizmus.gyor.hu



Palermo, Sicilië, Stanze al Genio, collectie van ruim 5000 Italiaanse tegels, Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, 11, 90133 Palermo PA, Openingstijden: Di – Zo , 11 – 16 uur, www.stanzealgenio.it


St. Petersburg, Keramarch, Museum of Architectural Ceramics, situated in Peter and Paul Fortress. Opened october 5th of 2018. Open 11:00 - 18:00. Tue 11:00 - 17:00, Closed Wed.  http://www.keramarch.ru

Saba   ( Dutch Antilles) 


Dutch Museum Cottage, Saba, Tegelcollectie, Park Lane Street 12, Windwardside, Saba, Openingstijden: Ma – Zo , 13 – 17 uur, www.sabaweb.nl/collection-01/



New blogs by Michael Padwee. My blog, "Architectural Tiles, Glass and Ornamentation in New York": http://tilesinnewyork.blogspot.com/