Turkishceramics at Cersaie 2017


Turkishceramics companies once again chose Bologna as the showcase for the promotion of the crescent moon country’s ceramic production.

As in previous year, 200 taxi advertisement and a video slot&advertisement in Bologna International Airport were used in order to usher location of Turkishceramics in the market.

There were products from twenty leading companies in the exposition spaces in the international trade fair of ceramics for architecture and bathroom furnishings.

For the eleventh time, the association of the Turkish ceramic companies have chosen the city of the two towers and its international trade fair of architecture and bathroom furnishings to promote the best of Turkish ceramic production and tradition in an international setting.

From September 25-29, thirty Turkish ceramic companies presented their products at the 35th edition of Cersaie. This was an opportunity to meet and admire the latest collection of the leading companies in ceramic production from the country of the crescent moon which boasts a tradition with a history of over 8,000 years and today offers a large variety of products for both the consumer and professional market.

In 2006, the relationship between Turkishceramics and Bologna was born and throughout the years it has developed by means of proposed cultural events that have involved the city. Starting with contributing concerts which have had internationally famed artists like the Kerem Gorsev trio and Ayhan Sicimoglu perform in the charming corner of Piazza Maggiore. There has also been the creation of the KIOSK project at the Bologna Water Design in 2014 and the “SINAN: First Starchitect” exposition (dedicated to the Turkish architect, a contemporary of Palladio and Michelangelo who defined the look of historic Istanbul with its unforgettable skyline of domes and minarets) which took place in the main Bolognese square during the 2016 edition of Bologna Design Week.

This year, the event with the city of Bologna was at Galleria Cavour Lounge (on the second floor of the Galleria). On September 26th from 17.30 to 19.00 there was a Networking Cocktail Hour organized by Turkishceramics to meet the community of traders and to present their participation at Cersaie 2017.