Coverings '18

CID Awards

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The Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in the design and installation of tile and stone in both residential and commercial projects.

The 2018 CID Award Winners will be announced at the CID Awards Reception taking place on Wednesday, May 9 at 5:30 PM at Coverings 2018 in Atlanta. All attendees and exhibitors are invited!


CID Awards Proudly Sponsored By:

Tile Letter

Tile Magazine

Contemporary design

Submission Criteria

Call for entries is now closed. Submissions for the 2018 Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards competition are open to architects, designers, builders, contractors, distributors, retailers, installers, and other professionals who demonstrate design and/or installation excellence in residential and commercial projects, giving special recognition to stunning stone & tile.

  • Projects must have been completed within the past 2 years (Jan 2016 – Dec 2017)
  • Projects can be located within or outside North America
  • Multiple entries are accepted and encouraged


A grand prize of $3,000 will be awarded to the most outstanding project, showcasing excellence in both design and installation. Prize winners for the below categories will receive $2,000. In addition, all winners will win a free one-night stay in Atlanta to attend the Coverings 2018 show. 

  • Residential ($2,000 for each winner): Tile Installation, Tile Design, Stone Installation, Stone Design
  • Commercial ($2,000 for each winner): Tile Installation, Tile Design, Stone Installation, Stone Design

2017 CID Award Winners

Ten outstanding tile and stone projects were recognized as part of the annual Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards, a program that honors outstanding design and installation of tile and stone in residential, commercial, sustainable and international projects. An esteemed panel of notable editors and leading designers evaluated submissions based on execution, original usage, and overall design and purpose, and gave special recognition to those projects exemplifying spectacular tile and stone applications. Congratulations to the 2017 CID Award Winners!

Winner: Commercial Tile

Project: Maurices Corporate Headquarters

Designed by: RSP Architects

Installed by: Twin City Tile and Marble

Location: Duluth, Minnesota

commercial tile

Commercial Tile

commercial tile

Winner: Residential Tile

Project: Contemporary Twilight

Designed by: DKOR Interior 

Installed by: Newman Brothers Construction

Location: Aventura, Florida

Residential tile

Residential tile

Residential tile

Residential tile

Winner: Commercial Stone

Project: Energy Center lll

Designed by: Kirksey Architects

Installed by: Camarata Masonry Systems, Ltd. 

Subject Location: Houston, Texas

Commercial Stone

Commercial stone

Commercial Stone

Commercial Stone

Winner: Residential Stone

Project: Art House - The Zajeski Project 

Designed by: CVG Architects

Installed by: Blue Pearl Stone

Subject Location: Hinsdale, Illinois

Residential stone

Residential Stone

Residential Stone

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