Atlanta—Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards has selected 10 outstanding tile and stone projects as winners. This award honors exceptional design and installation of tile and stone in the categories of Residential Stone, Residential Tile, Commercial Stone and Commercial Tile. An esteemed panel of prominent editors, top designers and industry professionals evaluated submissions based on execution, original usage and overall design and purpose, and gave distinct recognition to those projects demonstrating outstanding tile and stone applications.
“The CID Awards program is important because it exemplifies how beautiful product, design artistry, and a high level of technical skill come together to create breathtaking architecture and design,” said Jennifer Hoff, president of Taffy Event Strategies, the event management company that produces Coverings. “Coverings offers its congratulations to all of the recognized honorees.”
The grand prize winners in each category received $3,000, while prize winners in all other categories received $2,000. In addition, all winners won a free one-night stay in Atlanta to attend the Coverings 2018 show.
This year’s winners and their projects were honored at a special reception, held Wednesday, May 9. The 2018 CID winners are as follows:
Project: Exclusive Residential Apartment
Designer: Farr Interiors
Location: Milwaukee, Wis.
Commercial Stone Design
Project: Kitchen and Bath Design Showroom
Designer: Empire Kitchen & Bath
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Residential Stone Design
Project: Luxury Modern Design
Designer: Gaskin Designs & Development
Location: West Hollywood, Calif.
Commercial Tile Design
Project: Riverchase Galleria
Designer: Architecture Design Collaborative
Location: Hoover, Ala.
Residential Tile Design
Project: Knollwood Kitchen
Location: Atlanta, Ga.
Project: Trinity Dome
Installer: Rugo Stone LLC
Location: Washington, D.C.
Commercial Stone Installation
Project: 609 Main
Installer: Camarata Masonry Systems, Ltd.
Residential Stone Installation
Project: Black & White Marble Bathroom
Installer: Columbia River Tile & Stone, Inc.
Location: Portland, Ore.
Commercial Tile Installation
Project: Apple Campus 2 Gateway Tunnel
Installer: California Tile Installers
Location: Cupertino, Calif.
Residential Tile Installation
Project: Interference Pattern—Bold Colors Weave Together and Collide in a Vashon Island Home
Installer: Tile Design by Edelstein
Location: Vashon Island, Wash.