A contemporary loft beneath the beams of an antique home in the Langhe district, paved entirely with the Grand Carpet collection, uses surfaces to enable the functional sharing of spaces with an appropriate stylistic language.
There are big projects and then there are huge projects. And, every once in a while, there are truly enormous projects. The Baha Mar Casino and Hotel in the Bahaman capital of Nassau is one of those enormous projects, earning the label of the largest construction project in the Western Hemisphere.
The design team at El Equipo Creativo understood that the space of the bar --located in the lower level of Kimpton Vividora Hotel and with a long facade facing the street -- should be part of the neighborhood, acting as a connection between the city and the hotel.
In the second solution, which is entirely covered with ceramic, a large bathtub positioned in the middle of the room promotes a perception of the bathroom as a rejuvenating oasis of absolute wellbeing.
For many people, Marsala must be dangerously close to their idea of paradise. It is on the western tip of Sicily, on a piece of land kissed by breath-taking sunsets over the Mediterranean. Across the sea, Africa on one side and Sardinia on the other. Just off the coast, the lush beauty of the island of Favignana.
Kimpton Hotels are unique boutique hotels, with no uniform brand design, offering genuine and local experiences. Kimpton Hotels like to describe themselves as a brand that “offers luxury without the attitude,” with locally loved restaurants and bars and a very personal style.
All the transparency and light of marble and the practicality of Ceramiche Piemme’s Italian-made stoneware: the architects who renovated the 4-star Van der Valk Zaltbommel hotel next to Ammersoyen Castle in the Netherlands were in no doubt.
In this issue of TILE Magazine, we focus on gauged porcelain tile panels (GPTP), as well as waterproofing and moisture control. Through two detailed technical focuses, learn more about the history of GPTP, how much they have evolved since their introduction almost two decades ago and how to properly handle, fabricate and install them in residential and commercial spaces. Also be sure to check out the range of new tile collections, as well as waterproofing and moisture control products, which are available on the market in our detailed product showcases.