19TILE, local accommodation, is located in the center of Caldas da Rainha. The hotel rooms, are decorated by several ceramists of Caldas da Rainha. Our site has a reservation system with occupancy calendars of the rooms that you can use to make your reservation now.
Meet Mario Reis
Born in 1971, Mário Reis belongs to the fifth generation of a family of ceramists of Caldas da Rainha. This art has begun in his family around 1850 with his great-great grandfather. The pottery is present in many of Mario's work, not only for aesthetic reasons, but also emotional. It is a way to maintain a connection to something that was the life of his family for so many years. In his works he uses various techniques in addition to pottery, as lastra and modeling. Sometimes makes the addition of other materials in his pieces as iron, stainless steel or glass. It has held several exhibitions in Portugal and abroad. It is represented in several collections. His pieces are all over the world.