Ceramics of Italy tile competition winners named

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Bologna, Italy — The Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition, sponsored by Confindustria Ceramica and the Italian Trade Commission, has named its winners.

Awardees receive $4,000 as well as a trip to Bologna, Italy, to attend Cersaie, the world’s largest exhibition of ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings, Sept 22-26.

Residential Winner

Firm: D.I Group + Adeet Madan
; Project: 355 Mansfield

Location: Los Angeles; 
Tile Manufacturer: Refin Ceramiche
; Distributor: D.I Group
; Contractor: Rami Madan

Residential Honorable Mention

Firm: Narofsky Architecture
; Project: Chabra Residence

Location: Port Washington, N.Y.; Tile Manufacturer: Lea Ceramiche; 
Contractors: John Gushue-Metropan; Rocco Tile; 
Distributor: Lea Ceramiche

Residential Honorable Mention

Firm: Mario Bolivar Study of Architecture and Design; 
Project: Isla de FuegoLocation: Cancun, Mexico; 
Tile Manufacturer: Provenza; 
Contractor: Maline Tiles; 
Distributor: Maline Tiles

Commercial Winner

Firm: Corgan Associates; 
Project: Plaza of the Americas

Location: Dallas; Manufacturer: Cotto d’Este; 
Contractor: Kenma Tile; 
Distributor: Horizon Tile

Commercial Honorable Mention

Firm: Mojo Stumer Associates; 
Project: Luxottica Headquarters

Location: Port Washington, N.Y.; 
Tile Manufacturer: Mirage; 
Contractor: J.T. Magen & Company; 
Distributor: Cancos Tile Corporation

Commercial Honorable Mention

Firm: Leo A Daly
; Project: Frenchman’s Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort

Location: St. Thomas, Virgin Islands; 
Tile Manufacturer: Unicom Starker; 
Contractor: Raider Construction; 
Distributor: Concept Surfaces

Institutional Winner

Firm: MGA Partners; 
Project: Morgan Hall, Temple University

Location: Philadelphia; 
Tile Manufacturer: Mirage; 
Contractor: Belfi Brothers
; Distributor: High Style Stone & Tile

Institutional Honorable Mention

Firm: Gow Hastings Architects Inc.; 
Project: Paul H. Cocker Architecture Gallery, Ryerson University

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 
Tile Manufacturer: Laminan; 
Contractor: Gaydor Flooring Inc.; 
Distributor: Stone Tile International Inc.

Institutional Honorable Mention

Firm: HDR Architecture; 
Project: The Mother Baby Center at Abbott Northwestern Hospital and Children’s 
Hospitals & Clinics

Location: Minneapolis; 
Tile Manufacturers: Atlas Concorde, Ceramiche Caesar; 
Contractor: Grazzini Brothers & Company; 
Distributor: RBC Tile and Stone

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