I love the idea of black glass in contrast with natural or warm spaces, like wood or warm stone. There's a contrast in temperature, as well as quality of material. To me, wood is organic and connected to emotion while black glass is sleek and impartial.
Amelia wall and floor tile from the Tileworks range by Original Style are a stand out choice for wall and floorings. Their stone effect contemporary look fits great in a modern bathroom or kitchen. -------- I like the flooring as well as the floor lights.
In Brooklyn’s Prospect Heights, this townhouse by Etelamaki Architecture has a spa-like bathroom with mixed materials that include a slate wall behind the double sinks, which are suspended on a teak vanity.