Portimão, Faro, Portugal Azulejo is a form of painted, tin-glazed ceramic tile work. It has become a typical aspect of Portuguese culture, having been produced without interruption for five centuries. They are not only used an ornamental art form, but also function as temperature control for homes.
I wish I had a huge house and this was one of the doors leading to a backyard garden...>> 'Tribal Story Door' - wood carving, including found objects and rusty metal. By artist Robyn Gordon, South Africa. http://artpropelled.blogspot.com/2011/07/at-full-tilt-singing-as-i-go.html