Heather Fiore is the Editor-in-Chief of TILE Magazine. She has also served as the Associate Editor of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design and Stone World for the last five years. Before she began working at BNP Media in these capacities, Heather Fiore was an associate editor for The Sun newspapers in Central New Jersey.
The McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion at Ohio State University (OSU), which is considered one of the most reputable competition pools and diving wells in the nation, is home to the varsity men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams, as well as the varsity synchronized swimming team.
British Columbia is the westernmost province in Canada, which is located between the Pacific Ocean and the Rocky Mountains. With some of the most picturesque views in the country, the province is home to more than 5 million people and is Canada’s third-most populous province.
It’s a New Year and I’m sure many people are thankful for that. However, with a new year always comes new challenges. Last year may have seemed like one of the hardest years we have all had to deal with — as a country, as business men and women, and as civilians — but I’m optimistic that 2021 will bring new joys.
For the design of a high-end residence in Mexico, architects used stone-effect porcelain tiles from Emilgroup and Florim Ceramiche to mimic the topography of the surrounding mountains, resulting in a truly one-of-a-kind design
For Mercado Little Spain, located at 10 Hudson Yards in New York City, a variety of Spanish-made ceramic and porcelain tile from Vives Ceramica was used to create an atmosphere reminiscent of typical Spanish markets and plazas
Last week, I had to pleasure of attending the very first virtual Total Solutions Plus. Despite all of the hurdles industry organizations and companies have been forced to overcome during the last eight months, I was impressed at the level of attention and detail that was put into each and every daily session.
Bel Air is by far the wealthiest and most well-known neighborhood within Los Angeles County, CA. Situated in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains, about 12 miles west of downtown Los Angeles, the neighborhood features older-style architecture, with some homes that are still standing from the time they were constructed in the early 1920s.
Katia McGuirk is one of 15 children. When she was 12 years old, she found her love for clay, when her mother enlisted her in a sculpting class. From there, she went on to study ceramics at Rhode Island School of Design, after which she began making tiles and renovating houses in Newport, RI.
Brooklyn-based interior designer-turned-tile artist, Allison Eden, has been crafting custom mosaic tile designs for the last 27 years, including a larger-than-life high heel display, which was recently placed in Bloomingdale’s in Manhattan
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.