Ceramics of Italy Launches 2020 Tile Competition, New People’s Choice Award

Confindustria Ceramica (the Italian Association of Ceramics) and the Italian Trade Agency are proud to announce the official call for entries for the 2020 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition. Now in its 27th year, the competition recognizes top North American architecture and design firms and design students for their creative use of Italian ceramic and porcelain tile. Winning projects will […]

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Nature’s Design Rendered With Style From Isla Tiles

Isla Tiles has unveiled three new tile designs inspired by the harmony and balance of nature — transforming them into innovative and trendy materials. Painstaking stylistic research and an exclusive aesthetic reworking of a selection of marbles, stones and types of wood translate into collections which complement both modern spaces and more traditional environments. SHIBUSA is an elegant rendition of wood, […]

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Submissions for the Coverings Installation and Design, Rock Star Awards Now Open

Coverings, the largest international tile & stone show in North America, is now accepting submissions for both the 2019 Coverings Installation and Design (CID) Awards and 2019 Rock Stars Awards. Both programs honor the best and brightest within tile and stone, underscoring Coverings’ mission to support the growth and success of the industry. “Coverings is proud to build awareness for […]

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Walker Zanger’s New Byzantium Tile Inspired by Imperial Byzantium, Rome

Ancient Rome and Byzantine Villa structures are revered for extravagant stone craftsmanship, detailed geometry and organic patterning. In the new Byzantium collection of marble mosaic tiles, Walker Zanger balances antique lavishness and modern geometry to pay homage to the intricate opulence of the Roman Era. “At Walker Zanger, we review and hand select each natural stone slab to ensure the finest quality, […]

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