Interior Design

Coverings 2019 – The Global Tile & Stone Experience

(3 min read) Coverings 2019 took place between 09 April and 12 April 2019 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, USA.

This stunning exhibition boasted a range of the most current progress in tile, marble, ceramics and natural stone; featuring over 25000 industry figureheads and professional stone and tile workers. This celebratory display recognizes the gorgeous plethora of outstanding design and installation ideas for both home and commercial use and offers awards for those who continue to push the boundaries of modern design.

Here is a look at some of the Prize winners for 2019; who contribute to the sumptuous collection of decorative mosaic art and marble marvel, from contemporary commercial design to gorgeous home accents.

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Category: 2019 Commercial Interior Design Award Winners – Installation

Grand Prize Winner: Hinkley Project by Hawthorne Tile

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Offering a glistening perspective into modern wall décor, this heavenly tile arrangement offers classicism with a breath of fresh, contemporary air.

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Channelling mythical stars, this modern mosaic is gorgeously reminiscent of ancient mosaic mastery whilst remaining modern and slick.

Category: Commercial Home Installation

Concord Plaza by Pennacchio Tile, Inc.

This meticulously clean space acts as the perfectly polished blank canvas for corporate charm, the simple addition of green plant life gives it a natural-chic with clean-cut professionalism.

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Category: Commercial Tile Installation

Columbia Hotel by David Allen Company

Polished wood and marble? A match made in tile heaven. This polished-rustic effect works a contemporary-lover’s treat with chrome decals and handles.

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Category: 2019 CID Award Winners: Design

Grand Prize Winner: The Delson by Amie Gross Architects

This design winner combines the glossiest of modern wall décor and punchy pink tiling; birthing a daringly racy collection of texture and shape.

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This fabulous patchwork effect gives bohemian brilliance a contemporary flavour with an explosion of berry colours.

Category: Commercial Stone Design

Chicago Showroom by Materials Marketing

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Category: Commercial Tile Design

United Polaris by Fiandre

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Category: Residential Stone Design

L.A. Residence by Carnevale & Lohr, Inc

Never did the Californian dream look quite so lush; with a gorgeously grey-scale panelling and intricate slate mosaic pool wall, this style can top any pent-house with its contemporary summer-cool and halo of greenery.

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Category 2019 CID Award Special Recognition

We cannot forget the stunning Special Recognition award presented to the mosaic category.

‘Fractured Fantasies’ by Trish Metzner & Oscar Sosa

This stunning Frida Kahlo tribute celebrates the beloved artists’ colourful life with a daring fusion of boldness, elegance and stunning likeness.

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Category: Use of Tile Aging in Place

New Aging in Place Shower by 55+ TLC Interior Design

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Category: Education

The World’s Fair by N.Y. Tilemakers

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Category: International

Artium House by Torrado Arquitectura

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The Charisma of Rome by Marca Corona Sassuolo

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This awe-striking portfolio is just a flavour of the range of visual beauty on offer at Coverings exhibition 2019. Be sure to get ready for the next one ; April 20-23, 2020 in New Orleans, LA, where even more gorgeous stone and marble innovation will be celebrated and shared.

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  1. Nish
    April 17, 2019 at 9:31 am

    Wow! Those tiles are stunning! I especially love the bathroom ones. They make the place look so luxe!

  2. GiGi Eats
    April 17, 2019 at 9:44 am

    Look at all these gorgeous tiles! We had to pick out tiles and marble, etc last year when we re-did our bathroom. I personally think it was a lot of fun, only when we narrowed down our search, otherwise it was insanely overwhelming!

  3. Owen G
    April 17, 2019 at 10:51 am

    Pretty cool interiors. Very modern. Surprising what a difference tiles can actually make.

  4. Brittany
    April 17, 2019 at 12:44 pm

    Wow! Look at all of these. I want to update my house so badly!!

  5. Cristina Petrini
    April 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    Ideas that change the bathroom and among those I prefer for a spa effect or better Turkish bath! I adore!

  6. Amber Myers
    April 17, 2019 at 2:02 pm

    How pretty! I just love all these tiles. I really want to re-do our bathroom in tiles.

  7. Tammy
    April 17, 2019 at 2:32 pm

    Nothing excites me more than fabulous tile work! Did you know that a lot of the artwork in St Peter’s Cathedral Rome that look like painting are actually mosaic tiles??! I was amazed.

  8. Ritu Sharma
    April 17, 2019 at 2:37 pm

    What an awesome tiles, I think I should renovate my house…

  9. Sarah Bailey
    April 17, 2019 at 3:22 pm

    What some amazing ways tiles have been used in these photos. It is incredible all the different things you can do with them.

  10. Ashli Ferguson
    April 17, 2019 at 4:48 pm

    Oh I have never heard of this but now I need to redo my house! haha

  11. Fiona Cambouropoulos
    April 17, 2019 at 5:11 pm

    Every room looks very different with a new tile or stone, but all look very modern and contemporary. I really like the black and white effect.

  12. Renee
    April 17, 2019 at 6:25 pm

    I am so inspired to change up the tile in my home and do something bright and fun!

  13. Czjai Reyes-Ocampo
    April 18, 2019 at 2:08 am

    Amazing designs! I love the pink and purple tiles, they’re so pretty!

  14. Shanice
    April 18, 2019 at 5:22 am

    Those are beautiful. I wish I had a house, absolutely stunning. I didn’t know about that exhibit , learnt something new.

  15. Arun Dahiya
    April 18, 2019 at 5:28 am

    Wow, I am in love with the designs. Specially the white bathroom one. That looks luxurious.

  16. kumamonjeng
    April 18, 2019 at 6:19 am

    After reading this, I think I need to have a new bathroom. My bathroom tiles look kind of old. I love one of the idea above, the whole white concept. Pretty neat.

  17. Krysten Quiles
    April 18, 2019 at 7:23 am

    Oh wow, every room is absolutely stunning! I love all the bright, fun colors!

  18. Madlyn
    April 18, 2019 at 9:04 am

    I am a sucker for a luxury bathroom. I love them to pieces and I am all over these! So beautiful!

  19. Kalyan Panja
    April 18, 2019 at 10:16 am

    Its always lovely reading your refreshing architectural design posts from the cluttered space that I stay in.

  20. Rose Ann Sales
    April 18, 2019 at 10:35 am

    Wow, these tiles are so amazing! They looked luxurious, I wanna have my bathroom done like this… 😘

  21. Amy Smith
    April 18, 2019 at 10:36 am

    The tile in that bathroom is my favorite. I love love love it!! I need to re-do our bathroom so I have been looking for ideas.

  22. Brittany Vantrease
    April 18, 2019 at 11:04 am

    I love the darker stones and tiles. The light colored ones are beautiful, too, but I just see fingerprints and grime meaning I’d have to clean more often in order to keep it pristine.

  23. Jessi Joachim
    April 18, 2019 at 11:17 am

    This is fascinating! I love all of the beautiful tile work. Some of those bathrooms look absolutely stunning!

  24. Yeah Lifestyle
    April 18, 2019 at 11:41 am

    Wow, what a fantastic exhibition. I love all the colours and the different categories – such amazing stuff exhibited.

  25. Maureen
    April 18, 2019 at 12:34 pm

    Holy Moly! I love the contemporary feel of the heavenly tile arrangement. I’ve got my eyes on that style.

  26. Ashley N Rice
    April 18, 2019 at 12:35 pm

    I love the tiles look. I want to redo my bathroom with tiles! Great examples!

  27. samantha
    April 18, 2019 at 1:59 pm

    As always, I love your designs. I want my house to filled with life and color, notes for when you design my house!!

  28. Payal Tyagi
    April 18, 2019 at 1:59 pm

    Some of those bathrooms look absolutely stunning! I love the tile work done with such precision.

  29. Natalie
    April 18, 2019 at 2:17 pm

    The tiled bathroom is so dreamy. The marble backsplash is the kitchen looks so elegant as well. This is such great inspo for renovations/new build designs.

  30. omoh felix peters
    April 18, 2019 at 2:30 pm

    fantastic exhibition my horizon has been widened thanks

  31. Tara Pittman
    April 18, 2019 at 2:35 pm

    I love the bathroom with aging in mind. It looks so modern and does not scream I am old.

  32. Candace
    April 18, 2019 at 3:05 pm

    OMG!! That’s the bathroom of my dreams. I can’t get over that bathtub! Really modern and exquisite. Thanks for sharing!


  33. Pamela Marks
    April 18, 2019 at 4:44 pm

    Love stone work in bathrooms and in kitchens.

  34. Samar
    April 18, 2019 at 4:45 pm

    Love the tiles look, especially the dark ones.

  35. Mindy Thompson
    April 18, 2019 at 5:39 pm

    wow all these stones are so gorg! what a fun exhibit

  36. Alexandra Cook
    April 18, 2019 at 5:44 pm

    There are some extremely gorgeous looks here! I’m actually getting ready to redo my house and may have found an idea or two!

  37. Krista
    April 18, 2019 at 6:08 pm

    Wow! There are so many stunning rooms here. My favorite is the mythical stars. I love the crisp white room with such exquisite detail.

  38. Daniels
    April 18, 2019 at 7:01 pm

    Wow, Beautiful tiles, adoring it most particularly what it can really make.

  39. Maria
    April 18, 2019 at 7:09 pm

    You got some really nice pictures. It seems like a nice show.

  40. Tabitha Blue
    April 18, 2019 at 9:29 pm

    So much beautiful architecture and tile work! Definitely an inspiration to our home design!

  41. Reika Misaki
    April 18, 2019 at 9:38 pm

    Omg, I so want to go there! The place looks instagrammable! Haha, I would’ve taken so much picture of myself! Thank you for sharing!

  42. Lydia Smith
    April 18, 2019 at 10:02 pm

    This looks beautiful. The walls and tiles are so beautiful and it’s of high standard. I love the art work.

  43. Catherine Santiago Jose
    April 18, 2019 at 10:51 pm

    Wow, those are really gorgeous designs and I love it! I salute to those people who made it because they put a lot of their efforts to make it more possible and more beautiful. Amazing!

  44. Lydia Smith
    April 18, 2019 at 10:55 pm

    This is beautiful,very well decorated and the interior is lovely. It is of very high taste.

  45. Britney
    April 18, 2019 at 11:02 pm

    Looks very modern. I like the tile look but i’m not so sure about the stone everywhere!

  46. Sam
    April 18, 2019 at 11:21 pm

    This sounds like a fascinating convention. I love the bathroom exhibit! I also liked the colorful patchwork and the Frida Kahalo design.

  47. Andy
    April 19, 2019 at 12:36 am

    Stunning! This seriously has me considering ways I can incorporate some creative tile in my own home. It’s easy to go without, but once you see some of the options…really cool stuff.

  48. Romeo
    April 19, 2019 at 2:47 am

    I loved all of these looks! Definitely some tiles I would like to see in my home!

  49. alexandra cook
    April 19, 2019 at 5:22 am

    what an actual art! I loved all the designs I saw in this website, thank you for sharing this

  50. muspiefridays
    April 19, 2019 at 6:23 am

    what an art! all of those look really nice and artsy, you can really see how creative it is

  51. Sundeep Bhatia
    April 19, 2019 at 7:56 am

    oh I wish I could attend that. We love sourcing out beautiful tiles for our home decor and it looks like there were a lot of options at the exhibition.

  52. Jennifer Tanney
    April 19, 2019 at 8:11 am

    I’ve always loved mosaics. The one from N.Y. Tilemakers: The World’s Fair is absolutely beautiful. I’d love to be that kind of creative.

  53. Dalene Ekirapa
    April 19, 2019 at 8:59 am

    Goodness gracious! The stone at that Californian home is so perfect! Now that house is ‘goals’! And also those bathrooms…I would spend hours just showering.

  54. Kara Guppy
    April 19, 2019 at 11:56 am

    Starting to wish I had been braver with my tiles for my bathroom and kitchen now

  55. Jasmine Hewitt
    April 19, 2019 at 12:09 pm

    this makes me want to redo all the tiles in our new house!

  56. Chelle Dizon
    April 19, 2019 at 12:19 pm

    Thumbs up for all of these lovely designs and looks. That must be a really fun and exciting event. Love these bathroom inspiration.

  57. Kelli A
    April 19, 2019 at 12:37 pm

    I love all these designs and the way they incorporate color and natural stone. I could look at these pictures all day!

  58. Catherine
    April 19, 2019 at 1:53 pm

    How very cool!! The designs and intricate detailing is so fascinating!

  59. Bree
    April 19, 2019 at 4:15 pm

    What an amazing exhibition! Everything of course looks amazing!

  60. Susan Quackenbush
    April 19, 2019 at 6:22 pm

    There as so many wonderful choices today. I love perusing them all.

  61. Rosey
    April 19, 2019 at 9:43 pm

    That patch work with the berry colors is really nice. It’s amazing how nice we can make things look, there are a lot of choices out there.

  62. Alexandra Pilo
    April 19, 2019 at 9:54 pm

    what a great exhibition

  63. Jeannette
    April 19, 2019 at 10:39 pm

    Grand Prize Winner: Hinkley Project by Hawthorne Tile although contemporary looks surprisingly vintage and classy! I love it. Artistic design is amazing in architecture and construction. very cool!

  64. aisasami
    April 19, 2019 at 10:56 pm

    Wow, I never heard of such an event before. But, it is fascinating to read that there are different types of coverings.

  65. Cindy Ingalls
    April 19, 2019 at 11:32 pm

    It’s so cool to see how tile can be used as artwork, instead of just simple flooring or backsplash. I love how intricate some of the designs are and bright the colors.

  66. Shannon Gurnee
    April 19, 2019 at 11:58 pm

    This is some interesting information. Love the different interiors you shared.

  67. Gavin
    April 20, 2019 at 2:20 am

    Beautiful tiles – the bathroom looks fab!!

  68. Janay
    April 20, 2019 at 2:36 am

    When I say I love that tile just know that I am telling the truth! I’m having serious house envy!

  69. Jasemine Denise
    April 20, 2019 at 8:50 am

    WOW!! Honestly I don’t know anything about tiles but I would love, love, love to attend an event like this. It’s like art in an underrated medium! What was your favorite piece to see?

  70. Monidipa Dutta
    April 20, 2019 at 12:18 pm

    All these are gorgeous. I especially love the grey ones here.

  71. Blair
    April 20, 2019 at 3:21 pm

    Incredible designs. Truly some artistic talent goes into designs like these.

  72. Dominique Brooks
    April 20, 2019 at 3:48 pm

    Oh, the bathroom makes me so happy! I love the tile there! The picture of Frida is amazing as well!

  73. Danielle
    April 20, 2019 at 7:49 pm

    This is so beautiful. I love how modern this looks.

  74. Enriqueta E Lemoine
    April 21, 2019 at 9:23 am

    I loved the white bathroom. So classy and elegant. I contrast, I also loved the mosaic berry face, so modern and strident at the same time. Amazing selection, as usual!

  75. Gen-zel
    April 21, 2019 at 1:24 pm

    I love all the designs! Keeping this post for future home decor inspo.

  76. Swathi
    April 21, 2019 at 11:21 pm

    Love all these designs, I need that much big kitchen. I have bigger kitchen in my old house, Now I don’t have it

  77. Donyell
    April 21, 2019 at 11:34 pm

    My favorite has to be the Frida Kahlo tribute!! So colorful and beautiful!! I also like The Delson, super colorful especially with the glossy finish!!

  78. Hannah Marie
    April 22, 2019 at 3:12 pm

    Those are beautiful designs and deserved to win. Looks like a great event!

  79. Puja
    April 23, 2019 at 1:31 am

    These tiles are a beauty. I love the colourful mosaics used in the bathrooms.

  80. Heather McMechan
    April 23, 2019 at 10:09 am

    That bathroom is amazing and the tile I so want to do everything over now.

  81. Nina
    April 27, 2019 at 7:35 am

    Interior design has always been so fascinating to me. I absolutely love that last photo of the charisma of Rome. I would love for my kitchen to look like that.