The Museum of Arts and Design Brings a New Perspective to New York City’s Skyline

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Rising between the neighboring skyscrapers of New York City’s bustling Midtown Manhattan sits the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) a remarkably designed building that stands out among the city’s illustrious skyline. During this transition, the museum’s original concrete exterior was updated with a new cladding system of 20,000 glazed terracotta tiles designed in collaboration with ceramic artist, Christine Jetten.…

Tile of Spain Kicks Off Their CEU Series in NYC

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Tile of Spain kicked off their 2018 CEU and Material showcase series in New York City with another successful event! In conjunction with NKBA Manhattan, the first program of the year was held at the brand new Royal Green Appliance Center in Tribeca. Blog Cevica Colorker Dune Ceramica EMAC Ibero Porcelanico New York City NKBA STN Ceramica and Togama tile of spain

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Best Internet in New York City

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Find the best internet in New York City by comparing providers and prices. Known as the Big Apple, New York City is home to eight major sports teams, including the Yankees, the Giants, and the Jets. Whether you’re drawn to the bright lights of Broadway, the renowned collection of colleges and universities, or the economic excitement of Wall Street, you’re sure to find something in New York City that appeals to you.

New York City

The Perfect Bath

Most of my days in New York are spent racing to the next meeting, being sequestered in windowless offices or squished with the masses of underground transportation users. Rarely do I take the time to look up or down to experience the incredible magic of the city. While not my usual post topic, I thought you might enjoy some images of New York at its best. Uncategorized Cityscape New York City NY Skyline Skyline

Construction Underway on New York City AIDS Memorial Park in West Village 

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Construction of the New York City AIDS Memorial is now underway at the recently named New York City AIDS Memorial Park at St. Vincent's Triangle, located at the intersection of West 12th Street

Granada Tile’Company’s Cement Tiles Accent The Elegance of Elizabeth Arden’s Red Door Spa at Union Square

The Cement Tile

So we were quite flattered to discover that our ++ cement tiles had been chosen to highlight their flagship salon at Union Square in New York City The Firenze cement tile , custom-colored in chocolate and white, has the lushness of a fine rug, its twirls and curlicues bringing as much warmth and beauty to the space as a wall-to-wall rug — yet with the ease and silkiness of cement tile. In the News Elizabeth Arden New York City Red Door Spa Union Square

Get The Look: Perch Restaurant

The Cement Tile

We have many cement tile patterns and we’re always creating new ones. For example, we recently came across this shot of Perch, a restaurant in New York City in The New York Times: Gorgeous, yes? Get the Look New York City New York Times NYC Perch

Echo Barrier Products Help Reduce Noise Caused by Construction of New York City's Second Avenue Subway

The A to Z of Building

Echo Barrier USA (Echo Barrier) is pleased to announce that the firm's sound-absorbing barriers have helped to reduce noise and disruption caused by construction of New York City's Second Avenue

Turner/STV JV Team Completes Construction of $745 Million New York City Police Academy

The A to Z of Building

The ribbon has officially been cut on the $745 million New York City Police Academy, a state-of-the-art 720,000-square-foot training complex in College Point, NY, that was successfully built thanks to

Skanska Inks Construction Contract for Educational Research Facility in New York City

The A to Z of Building

Skanska has signed a contract to build an educational research facility in New York City. The contract is worth USD 68 M, about SEK 570 M, and will be included in the order bookings for Skanska USA

Skanska Signs Contract for Expansion of New York City Ferry Service Program

The A to Z of Building

Skanska has signed a contract with New York City Economic Development Corporation to build ten new ferry landings and upgrade three ferry landings as part of New York City’s new Citywide Ferry

"Return" of the Cleveland Museum of Art - Architectural Ceramics.

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Skanska Wins USD 70 M Contract to Repair Bridges in New York City

The A to Z of Building

Skanska has signed a contract with the New York City Department of Transportation to restore electrical and mechanical systems of 12 movable bridges damaged during Hurricane Sandy in 2012.

Tishman to Construct One Vanderbilt Office Building for SL Green Realty in New York City

The A to Z of Building

AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, announced today that its Tishman Construction unit will manage construction of One Vanderbilt, a world-class commercial office

Hot Trend: Subway Tiles

The Tile Doctor

As you are probably aware, subway tiles get their name from the tiles that were found on New York City subway stations in the eighties. These rectangular tiles can be arranged in a variety of creative patterns on walls. General

NYC Hotel Feels Like Your Own Apartment on Park

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

It’s not easy to stand out in the renowned NYC hotel market, but Maramara Park Avenue has caught travelers’ attention with rooms that feel like your own New York apartment on Park and a spa straight out of the Mediterranean. This homey vibe brought in celebrity Elle Macphereson who called it her “home away from home” for New York business trips. Architecture Hand-blown Glass Decor Local Artisan Pieces luxury hotel New York City Turkish Bath

Cintec North America Announces Anchoring in Terra-Cotta Clay Speed Tile at Frederick Douglass Academy VI, Queens, New York

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The Property Frederick Douglass Academy VI (also known as FDA), is a co-educational public school for grades 6-12 located in Queens, New York City. In 1991, Dr. Lorraine Monroe founded the Frederick

Tile of Spain Travels to Little Spain NYC for an Immersive CEU Event

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Tile of Spain continued its 2019 CEU and networking series at Chef Jose Andres’s Mercado Little Spain In New York City for a truly authentic Spanish experience. The event was held on the morning of November 7th, 2019 in the Spanish Diner an all-day restaurant. Adorned with tile by Tile of Spain manufacturer, Vives, vibrant floral tile covered the walls, while a contrasting look of industrial tile graced the floor of the diner.

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Tile of Spain companies to exhibit at ICFF

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A handful of Tile of Spain companies will be exhibiting at this weekend’s ICFF Show in New York. ICFF is held May 16-19, 2015 at the Javits Center in New York City. Visiting the show? Be sure to stop by and visit the following Spanish tile manufacturers: Apavisa Porcelanico – Booth: 1301 (L1). Inalco – Booth 0912 (L1). Roca Tile – Booth: 1114 (L1). … Continue Reading. Blog Apavisa ICFF Inalco roca

Playlist of the Week – Restaurant Week

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New York City Restaurant Week runs from January 21st to February 9th and features great deals on some of the city’s best places to dine. Week of January 27th, 2020. DC, MD, and VA are also hosting restaurant weeks in January. Some Bossa Nova covers of these hits would fit right in at a cozy cafe or happy hour lounge. Feed your appetite for easy listening with our Restaurant Week playlist. Restaurant Week Playlist.

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Just for Fun: Firemen in New York

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There is never a dull moment in New York from the second I step off the train into the throngs of people to the mad dash to the subway and push myself into the car. However, a week or so ago I had a new experience in our 58th Street showroom. Because this is New York, everyone carried on as if nothing was wrong. I cannot imagine how they navigated the New York traffic as quickly as they did.

ICFF and Design Week in NYC

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The second week of May has evolved into “Design Week” in New York. Clearly, furniture is the star–unique indoor and outdoor pieces in new materials and fabrics that are useful for both residential and commercial interiors. Uncategorized Design Furniture ICFF ICFF NYC Kips Bay Lighting New York City Trade Show Waterworks

New York Trip Theme Song

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ModCraft Modern Tile Finalists at BOY Awards

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This year ModCraft was honored to be a finalist in the 3D wall tile category at Interior Design Magazine’s Best of Year Awards in New York City on December 1

Luxury Tile Inspired by New York Fashion Week

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Every year, fashion aficionados from all around the world flock to New York City to prove that they remain at the cutting edge of modern fashion. Elements of New York Fashion Week even end up in the bold tiles everyday homeowners install, including traditional kitchen tiles and contemporary bathroom tiles. Some recycle styles from seasons past, but others draw on fascinating artistic concepts to create truly original pieces.

Gaudi in New York: A Broken Tile Mosaic Masterpiece in Riverside Park

Tile+Mosaic

Hi all, New York City abounds with mosaics of all kinds if you know where to look. New York City itself seems to be its theme as you can tell from the photo above depicting one of the ubiquitous yellow taxicabs roaming the city''s streets. On a walk through Riverside Park in the Upper West Side of Manhattan I came upon Grant''s Tomb near West 122nd and Riverside Drive.

ICFF and Design Week in NYC

The Perfect Bath

The second week of May has evolved into “Design Week” in New York. Clearly, furniture is the star–unique indoor and outdoor pieces in new materials and fabrics that are useful for both residential and commercial interiors. Duraid Kashmola escaped assassination Saturday when gunmen attacked his convoy in the western part of the city. making it a fantastic spectacle for the city and a great platform to showcase sustainable mobility and clean energy.

New York Fashion Week Fall 2011 - Jason Wu

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atl brizo brizofw carmen christensen fashion design fashion week interior design jason wu new york city nyc sarasota srq time2design Video Interview behind the scenes with lead stylist Odile Gilbert and Jason Wu''s comments of royal treatment to the models hair for his show.

Grand Central Terminal

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Several weeks ago, I had the privilege of participating in a tour of Grand Central Terminal with Francis Marrone, the noted New York architectural historian. Paul architectural firm, won the competition to design the building (having designed other stations for the New York Central railroad). The New York firm of Warren & Wetmore, with connections to the buildings’ owner, William Vanderbilt, managed to become the architects along side the St.

Hot Trend: Subway Tiles

The Tile Doctor

As you are probably aware, subway tiles get their name from the tiles that were found on New York City subway stations in the eighties. These rectangular tiles can be arranged in a variety of creative patterns on walls. Once installed, they are super easy to keep clean with the grout firmly. Design Examples Material - Tile, Natural Stone, Marble Surfaces - Wall, Floor, Countertop subway tile

Tile of Spain Featured in the Newly Renovated De Gustibus Cooking School in New York, New York

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Tile of Spain recently participated in the outfitting of the newly renovated De Gustibus Cooking School by Miele located in New York City. Blog De Gustibus Cooking School New York Roca Tile Tile tile of spain De Gustibus reopens for its 35 th anniversary with a fully transformed classroom and operational kitchen that mixes a professional chef’s work environment with an intimate and inviting atmosphere.

Tile Doctor Shield Named Edison Awards Finalist

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Product will be Recognized at Edison Awards Gala April 5 in New York City Tile Doctor Shield™,the first non?toxic known 2011 Edison Best New Product Awards™. toxic antimicrobial product approved for hard surfacesthat has no potential for legacy environmental concerns, has been named as a finalist by the internationally?known Shield is. Announcements

Is the Subway Tile Trend Dead?

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Named for the New York City train stations in which they were originally found in the early 1900s, these tiles quickly captured the public's imagination with their revolutionary layout. Image via AKDO. From bathrooms to kitchen backsplashes and even commercial settings, subway is the ultimate in ubiquitous tile.

Brizo Fashion Week - Our Group 2011

Time2Design

Just one more day and I am headed off to New York City - I am honored to have been selected by Brizo as 1 of 20 elite designers chosen to attend their Fashion Week Event in New York City. atlanta brizo brizofw Cabinet Cabinet design Cabinetry carmen christensen kitchen kitchens new york city nyc sarasota time2design

New York, Blogfest2011

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atlanta blogfest2011 carmen christensen kitchen kitchens my time2design new york city sarasota All packed and off to Blogfest2011 in NYC and so excited to spend three days with other like minded interior design bloggers. I am so excited and feel so privileged to be a part of this amazing group.

New Affordable Housing Development at Walton Avenue for Formerly Homeless Veterans and At-Risk Young Adults

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The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) and New York City Mayor's Office of Veterans' Affairs joined The Jericho Project, B & B Supportive, and other partners to

Tile of Spain and Interior Design Magazine host Materials of the Future

Tile of Spain USA

On Tuesday, June 21st Tile of Spain and Interior Design Magazine hosted Materials of the Future at the Interior Design HQ and Material ConneXion Library in New York City. The CEU and networking event showcased state-of-the-art materials and innovation to designers, architects and specifiers.

#TileTuesday ARDEX Tiling Products Featured in World’s Largest H&M Store

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

If you’re in New York City and happen upon the newly opened world’s largest H&M store, be sure to check out the tile installation! Photo: H&M. ARDEX N 23, ARDEX FL, ARDEX WA and ARDEX X 77 were all used in the flagship store. Read more here! Did You Know? In the News

Headed To Fashion Week.

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They''re flying us to New York and covering our travel expenses. I am so excited to be a part of this event and so appreciative of this opportunity to be able to experience a small park of fashion week in New York City This truely allows me to make a mark off experiencing fashion week from my bucket list in 2011. I am so excited and thrilled to be one of 19 designers invited by Brizo to attend Fashion Week next month.

The Bathroom Experience

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Brizo, the faucet brand for the fashion forward, will be paying all my travel expenses for a trip to New York to see its newest products and attend an exclusive design-focused event during Fashion Week. amazing atlanta bathroom bathroom design brizo Cabinet design Cabinetry cabinets carmen christensen fashion week new york city publicity sarasota shower time2desgn trendsetter click the play button to view Here is an look at Brizo''s Sensori Custom Shower.

The Brizo Jason Wu Experience

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First I have to send a thank-you out, to Pamela Rodriguez for nominating me to Brizo to be selected to attend an, all-expense paid, trip to New York City for an Amazing Fashion Week event. So after a late night of martini’s, an evening walk in the city it was time the next morning to see what this whole Brizo thing really was all about. brizofw #dream11 atlanta brizo brizofw carmen christensen jason wu new york city sarasota the dream team time2design

Tile Inspiration from Around The World

Garden State Tile Blog

Its beauty and durability can be seen in our greatest historical buildings and most treasured cities, with some of the civilization’s earliest tile constructions still standing today. Garden State Tile explores some of the Earth’s most admired cities and landscapes that’ll bring a little bit of wanderlust into your next tile project. If you’re drawn to the urban scene of New York City.

Brizo / Jason Wu

Time2Design

photo credit brizo The Virage™ Bath Collection Provides A Unique Twisting, Turning Action for A New Look in Plumbing Products Reinvention is at the core of what it means to be fashionable. Virage descriptive/press release provided by Brizo/Media Group during my all expense paid trip to New York City for this event.). amazing bathroom brizo brizofw carmen christensen fashion week inspiration interior design jason wu new york city nyc time2design virage