Articles by Jennifer Adams

The art of mosaics evident in Key West commercial design

September 7, 2011
A local artist dresses up the exterior of the Poinciana Royale building in Key West, FL, with a 14- x 18-foot hand-made mural of custom-cut ceramic tile 


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From the Editor: Fall 2011

September 1, 2011
Once again, it is time for Contemporary Stone & Tile Design’s (CSTD) annual focus on mosaics.


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Spa design reflects garden setting

September 1, 2011
A variety of tile products, including a spectrum of mosaics, join to create a garden-themed design at Bliss Spa® in the new W Boston Hotel and Residences in Boston, MA


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Resort’s stone palette reflects Texas Hill Country

September 1, 2011
With a design heavily featuring Lueders and Jerusalem Gold limestone, the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa provides a sense of rustic elegance to its guests


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Gallery feel achieved with Spanish floor tile

September 1, 2011
For a modern residential design in Houston, TX, two types of porcelain tile from Spain were chosen for their hard contemporary look and low maintenance qualities


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Fabricating with an eye for design

September 1, 2011
Luis Carlos Machicao, originally of Peru, utilizes his expertise as a fashion designer to run a successful custom stone shop — Metropolitan Marble & Granite LLC — in Rock Hill, SC


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Maltese limestone anchors U.S. Embassy to community

September 1, 2011
In addition to contributing to LEED certification, the use of local limestone for the new U.S. Embassy compound in Malta demonstrates the U.S.’s commitment to the local people and government


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African granite defines reception area at BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

August 1, 2011
The warm tones and movement of African Fantasy granite — combined with rich wood veneers — create a feature wall that reflects the surrounding environment at the healthcare insurer’s headquarters campus in Chattanooga, TN.


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Marketing to the California building sector

August 1, 2011
Through the ups and downs of the economy, Marble Palace, Inc. of Stockton, CA, has remained a prime source of natural stone, quartz surfacing and Piedrafina recycled marble products on the West Coast


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A statement of modern elegance

July 13, 2011
For the master bath of an upscale San Francisco, CA home, the design uses an innovative application of Carrara marble to create a visual centerpiece for the space.
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