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2013

CATEGORY

Residential Winner

PROJECT

Schaefer/Graf Residence

FIRM

MRSA Architects & Planners - Schaefer/Graf Residence

LOCATION

Evanston, IL

TILES

Cerim, Floor Gres, Lea Ceramiche

CONTRACTOR

Kraftex Floor Corporation

DISTRIBUTOR

Stone Source and Virginia Tile

PHOTOGRAPHY

James John Jetel

2013

CATEGORY

Residential Honorable Mention

PROJECT

Bilezikjian Residence

FIRM

DEN Architecture - Bilezikjian Residence

LOCATION

Miami Beach, FL

TILES

Cooperativa Ceramica d’Imola, La Faenza

CONTRACTOR

CONSTRUCT

DISTRIBUTOR

Brix, Five Star Surfaces, Imola Tile and Ceramica Esparza

PHOTOGRAPHY

Greg Clark

2013

CATEGORY

Residential Honorable Mention

PROJECT

Alpine Estate

FIRM

Anna Marie Fanelli - Alpine Estate

LOCATION

Alpine, NJ

TILES

Casa Dolce Casa, Ragno, Unicom Starker, Sant’Agostino, Cooperativa Ceramica d’Imola, Sadon

CONTRACTOR

Mancera Tile

DISTRIBUTOR

Floor & Decor

PHOTOGRAPHY

Marisa Pellegrini

2013

CATEGORY

Commercial Winner

PROJECT

Barclays Center

FIRM

SHoP Architects - Barclays Center

LOCATION

Brooklyn, NY

TILES

Sant’Agostino

CONTRACTOR

Port Morris Tile and Marble

DISTRIBUTOR

Nemo Tile

PHOTOGRAPHY

Bruce Damonte (Photos 4,5)

2013

CATEGORY

Commercial Retail Honorable Mention

PROJECT

Hirshleifer's Shoe Salon

FIRM

Sergio Mannino Studio - Hirshleifer's Shoe Salon

LOCATION

Manhassert, NY

TILES

Impronta Ceramiche

CONTRACTOR

Impronta Italgraniti

DISTRIBUTOR

Gianni Ruberti

PHOTOGRAPHY

Massimiliano Bolzonella

2013

CATEGORY

Commercial Hospitality Honorable Mention

PROJECT

Hotel Wilshire

FIRM

KNA Design - Hotel Wilshire

LOCATION

Los Angeles, CA

TILES

Impronta Ceramiche

CONTRACTOR

RD Olson

DISTRIBUTOR

Stone Source

PHOTOGRAPHY

Robert Miller

2013

CATEGORY

Commercial Corporate Honorable Mention

PROJECT

Juniper Networks HQ

FIRM

RMW Architecture and Interiors - Juniper Networks HQ

LOCATION

Sunnyvale, CA

TILES

Ceramiche Caesar

CONTRACTOR

Walters & Wolf

DISTRIBUTOR

SpecCeramics

PHOTOGRAPHY

Bernard Andre Photography (Photo 1)

2013

CATEGORY

Institutional Winner

PROJECT

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

FIRM

HDR Architecture - National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

LOCATION

Boulder, CO

TILES

Ceramiche Caesar

CONTRACTOR

Select Interiors

DISTRIBUTOR

RBC Tile & Stone

PHOTOGRAPHY

2012 Andrew Pogue Photography (Photos 1,2)
Kurt Johnson Photography(Photos 3,4)

2013

CATEGORY

Institutional Honorable Mention

PROJECT

Indu and Raj Soin Medical Center

FIRM

Jain Malkin - Indu and Raj Soin Medical Center

LOCATION

Beavercreek, OH

TILES

Ceramiche Caesar

CONTRACTOR

Danis Building Construction Company

DISTRIBUTOR

SpecCeramics

PHOTOGRAPHY

Greg Clark

By Year

2018 - 2017 - 2016 - 2015
2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011
2010 - 2009 - 2008 - 2007
2006 - 2005 - 2004 - 2003
2002 - 2001 - 2000 - 1999
1998 - 1997 - 1996 - 1995 - 1994

By Firm

Alexander Gorlin Architects
Amit Apel Design Inc.
Anna Marie Fanelli
Anna Marie Fanelli - Alpine Estate
Anthony Belluschi/OWP & P Architects
AR7 Architects
Architect Bogdan Newman Caranci
Architectural Alliance
ARK
Ark Restaurants Museum of Arts and Design New York
Arquitectonica
Baldinger Architectural Studio, Inc.
Barbara Lazaroff
Barber-McCalpin Associates
Belzberg Architects
Bernard Tschumi Architects
BKA Architects
Bromley Caldari Architects
CallisonRTKL
Cero Design & Built
Cooper Carry
Cord Struckmann Architect
Corgan Associates - Plaza of the Americas
DEN Architecture - Bilezikjian Residence
DI Group
Division1 Architects
DKOR Interiors
Dubbeldam Architecture + Design
Ellerbe Becket
Fougeron Architecture
Fractal Construction
Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture
Gensler
Geoffrey A. Blatt Interior Design & Decoration
Gertler & Wente Architects
GHA design studios
Gieseke Rosenthal Architecture + Design
Gillies Stransky Brems Smith (GSBS)
Gow Hastings Architects
Gow Hastings Architects - Paul H. Cocker Architecture Gallery, Ryerson University
Gross Kaplin Coviensky Architects
Groth Design Group, Inc.
HDR Architecture - National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
HDR Architecture - The Mother Baby Center 
Hefferlin + Kronenberg Architects
Hemmler + Camayd Architects
HGA (Hammel, Green & Abrahamson)
Hirsh Bedner & Associates
Hufft Projects
Hufft:projects
Jain Malkin - Indu and Raj Soin Medical Center
Jennifer Carpenter Architect
Jones Studio
KA Inc
KARIM RASHID Inc.
Kay Green Design
KNA Design - Hotel Wilshire
Koji Tsutsui Architect & Associates
Leo A Daly
Leo A Daly - Frenchman's Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort
Mario Bolivar - Isla de Fuego
MGA Partners - Morgan Hall, Temple University
Michael P. Johnson Design Studios
Mojo Stumer Associates - Luxottica Headquarters
Mojo-Stumer Associates
MRSA Architects & Planners - Schaefer/Graf Residence
Narofsky Architecture - Chabra Residence 
Natalie Kraeim Interiors
O'Brien & Keane
One Dream Design
Pappas Design Studio
Pentagram Architects
Ralph Appelbaum Associates
Raquel Raney, Brennan Broome
Rene Gonzalez Architect
Renzo Piano Building Workshop
Richard D. Fairbourn Architect
Richard Fleischman + Partners Architects
RMW architecture & interiors
RMW Architecture and Interiors - Juniper Networks HQ
Rottet Studio
RSP Architects
Ruscio Studio
Sergio Mannino Studio - Hirshleifer's Shoe Salon
Shinberg.Levinas Architects
SHoP Architects - Barclays Center
SNC Lavalin
Stanley Tigerman
Studio G & Gordana Jordanovska
Studio Libeskind
Swanke Hayden Connell
T.V.S. & Associates
Tectonic Design
Testani Design Troupe/CMD Architects
The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority
TMP Associates
Vanessa De Leon Associates
Waddell + Associates Architects
Yabu Pushelberg Design
ZAS Architects + Interiors
Ziger/Snead Architects
Ziger/Snead LLP