Coverings Installation & Design Award Winners Announced

Arlington, VA, April 20, 2020––Coverings has announced the 18 projects receiving the Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards for 2020. The CID Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in the design and installation of tile and stone in both residential and commercial projects.

A panel of editors and industry leaders evaluated the project submissions. The submissions were based on tile and stone execution, original usage and overall design and purpose. Special recognition was given to those projects exemplifying spectacular tile and stone applications.

2020 CID Award winners and special recognition honorees are as follows:


Commercial Stone Design: Redefining the Classic Brownstone, Materials Marketing, Chicago, IL

Commercial Tile Design, Hospitality: Mercado Little Spain, Juli Capella, New York, NY

Commercial Tile Design: Valley Plaza, Architecture Design Collaborative, Bakersfield, CA

Residential Stone Design, Small: Lux Modern Master Suite, Angela Todd Studios, Hood River, OR

Residential Stone Design, Large: One Man's Home is Another Man's Castle, Materials Marketing, Madison, VA

Residential Tile Design, Large: Ocean Reef, Armina Interiors, Ocean Reef Club, FL 

Residential Tile Design, Small: New York Inspired Bathroom, Details Tile and Remodeling, McKinney, TX

Residential Tile & Stone Design: Bespoke Renovation, Empire Kitchen & Bath, Calgary, Alberta


Commercial Stone Installation: Christ Cathedral, Carnevale & Lohr, Garden Grove, CA

Commercial Tile Installation: Hotel Bennett, David Allen Company, Charleston, SC

Residential Stone Installation: Portland White House, Columbia River Tile & Stone, Portland, OR

Residential Tile Installation: Corte Madera Pool Grotto Heritage Marble & Tile, Corte Madera, CA 


Innovation in Tile: 12x12 Porcelain Tile as Roof Tile, Ironstone Strong, Sunset, SC 

International: Museo de las Colecciones Naturales, COR Asociados, Alicante, Spain

Artistic: Hand-Cut Kachemak Bay Steam Shower, Tierra Tile, Homer, AR 

Artistic: RiverHouse - Bring the Outside In KatiaTiles, Point Pleasant, PA 

Artistic: Six Beautiful Butterflies, Custom Mosaic Creations, Silverton, OR 

Artisan Installation: Hand Cut Octopus Mosaic, Tierra Tile, Homer, AR 

Each 2020 CID Award winner received $2,000. The honorees will be celebrated with an awards ceremony at Coverings 2021 and have their projects displayed via a specially designed flipbook and video at 

The CID Awards judging panel included Chris Abbate, Novità Communications; Eric Astrachan, Tile Council of North America; Scott Carothers, Ceramic Tile Education Foundation; Kristin Coleman, Novità Communications; John Cox, Cox Tile; Kelly Doyle, Frank Advertising; Dean Horowitz, commARCH; Kathy Meyer, Tile Council of North America; Jennifer Quail, i+D; Jennifer Richinelli, BNP Media/Stone World; James Woelfel, Artcraft Granite, Marble and Tile Co.; and Dacia Woodworth, Natural Stone Institute.

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