At a renovated apartment in Madrid, ceramic-porcelain countertops match the lacquer paint on the medium-density fiberboard cupboards. This originally appeared in Madrid Couple Remake an Apartment in One of Their Childhood Buildings.
Kitchen with modern glass splash back In a galley kitchen, white handleless units and a granite counter create a smart, streamlined look, while a glass splashback reflects plenty of light. Via: Housetohome
Another example of a backpainted glass backsplash. "Installing a glass backsplash, painted on back in calming blue-gray, creates the illusion that the cabinets are floating for a lighter look." Could put over painted wave back splash.