ARLINGTON, VA -- Coverings, the largest international tile and stone exhibition and conference in North America, recently announced the 18 projects receiving the coveted 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.
“We were truly impressed with all of the project submissions we received for this year’s CID Awards program,” said Jennifer Hoff, president of Taffy Event Strategies, LLC, the event management company for Coverings. “However, there were 18 projects that superbly demonstrated the versatility of tile and stone. Coverings is honored to award and recognize their creative and sophisticated applications of tile and stone, each of which showcases the latest industry advances and trends.”
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.
Projects were awarded using eight categorical designations: Residential Tile Installation, Residential Tile Design, Residential Stone Installation, Residential Stone Design, Commercial Tile Installation, Commercial Tile Design, Commercial Stone Installation, and Commercial Stone Design. The CID Awards are sponsored by TileLetter, TILE Magazine and Contemporary Stone & Tile Design.
The 2020 CID Award winners and special recognition honorees are as follows:
2020 CID Award Winners: Design
Commercial Stone Design:
Redefining the Classic Brownstone
Commercial Tile Design, Hospitality:
Mercado Little Spain
New York, NY
Commercial Tile Design:
Residential Stone Design, Small:
Lux Modern Master Suite
Hood River, OR
Residential Stone Design, Large:
One Man's Home is Another Man's Castle
Residential Tile Design, Large:
Ocean Reef Club, FL
Residential Tile Design, Small:
New York Inspired Bathroom
Residential Tile & Stone Design:
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
2020 CID Award Winners: Installation
Commercial Stone Installation:
Garden Grove, CA
Commercial Tile Installation:
Residential Stone Installation:
Portland White House
Residential Tile Installation:
Corte Madera Pool Grotto
Corte Madera, CA
2020 CID Award Special Recognitions
Innovation in Tile:
12x12 Porcelain Tile as Roof Tile
Museo de las Colecciones Naturales
Hand-Cut Kachemak Bay Steam Shower
RiverHouse - Bring the Outside In
Point Pleasant, PA
Six Beautiful Butterflies
Hand Cut Octopus Mosaic
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 coverings.com.
The CID Awards judging panel included Chris Abbate of Novità Communications; Eric Astrachan of Tile Council of North America; Scott Carothers of Ceramic Tile Education Foundation; Kristin Coleman of Novità Communications; John Cox of Cox Tile; Kelly Doyle of Frank Advertising; Dean Horowitz of commARCH; Kathy Meyer of Tile Council of North America; Jennifer Quail of i+D; Jennifer Richinelli of BNP Media/Stone World; James Woelfel of Artcraft Granite, Marble and Tile Co.; and Dacia Woodworth of Natural Stone Institute.
To learn more about the Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards, please visit https://www.coverings.com/cid-awards.