Sicis The Art Factory, an Avant guard company in the mosaic and design industry, starts the renovation of the townhouse just purchased at 240 Fifth Avenue in the heart of Manhattan, the district in New York which is most famous for art and design.

The 1,300-square-meter, five-floor building will be the Sicis flagship store in U.S. filled with the Sicis Lifestyle beautiful collections of artistic mosaics, furniture, lightings, accessories for the home and fine micromosaic jewels and watches. The space, in continuous evolution, will host also a collection of unique works of art in limited edition realized with the cutting edge technique of tiny mosaics.

Through an innovative vision and a strong dedication to the research and development, Sicis can create and produce any kind of mosaic, an art with infinite application and use that can be adapted to any material. The company is complex, made of different divisions all related by a unique fill rouge: the mosaic and its declinations.

"Our DNA is the history, our mission is the future. We are continuously developing new products and technique coming up with new way to work the mosaic respecting the art and the tradition," said Maurizio Leo Placuzzi, CEO and Founder of Sicis.

Sicis The Art Factory, founded in 1989, is located in Ravenna with a factory that extends for more than 50,000 square meters. The production is 100% made in Italy, while the mosaics, furniture and micromosaic jewels and watches are sold all over the world in Sicis showrooms.

The new showroom located at 240 Fifth Avenue, and will be ready by the end of 2015. The project updates will be released on Sicis' official blog, Sicis Diary, and on Twitter beginning in June.

For more information, visit http://www.sicis.com.