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“Sophisticate Simplicity” Series:

Giovanni Barbieri  developed a new way to create walls and floor patterns.
August 2017
Introducing “Sophisticate Simplicity”.

It is the first Series presenting a different shape-drawings result by
using standard production tiles.
What has been possible through single custom made design projects so far,
is now available thanks to the production of standard tiles, which can be
easily installed randomly without have repetitive designs,
by virtue of this avant-garde process.
Standard production tiles now creating always different drawings
avoinding the “repetitive like a wall paper roller effect” he sayd,
“that is boring  for natural stone patterns"

"FLOWAYS" and "SQUARED" are the first Collections about this “Sophisticate Simplicity” series, available in waterjet mosaic, tile and 3D wall pattern

“Sophisticate Simplicity” Series  is by the sophisticate aesthetical result  of the simplicity of it’s installation

Trilogy is Award Winner on wall Covering Tile category at New York City Design Award on last   May 20th at MoMa in NYC.  Thanks to STONE SOURCE.
It is the second Award received after Best Of Year 2016 on 3D Walls Category . More info  HERE
May 2017
NYCxDESIGN Award Winners 2017 on Wall Covering tile Category
Thanks to  STONE SOURCE   at Booth #5821 during HD Las Vegas show it will be the official launch in the North American market of Trilogy Collection by Giovanni Barbieri . The world's first 3D porcelain tile collection.
May 2017
HD Las Vegas 2017 with Stone Source.
TRILOGY BY GIOVANNI BARBIERI IS AN UTTERLY UNIQUE PRODUCT
WITH THE FOLLOWING CHARACTERISTICS:
• THE WORLD’S FIRST THREE-DIMENSIONAL PORCELAIN TILE
MEASURING 2” DEEP HEXAGONAL 6” ( Cm 15,0 ) SIDE CHANGING ITS
SURFACE THICKNESS FROM 2/8 TO 1_ 1/2” ( 8 mm to 38 mm ) IN JUST
11” 3/8 ( 30,0 cm ) WHICH REPRESENTS THE LARGEST SIDE OF EACH TILE.
• THIS IS ALSO THE FIRST PATTERN WHERE A REGULAR HEXAGONAL
TILE, EASE OF INSTALLATION, OBTAINS IRREGULAR RANDOM SHAPES
THANKS TO TWO DIFFERENT JOINT WIDTHS GENERATED DURING
INSTALLATION.
• THE FASHIONABLE COMBINATION OF THE 3 DIFFERENT TEXTURES
APPLIED ON 3 DIFFERENT COLOR SHADES IN 3 DIFFERENT WAYS ON 3
DIFFERENT MODELS, WHICH NEED TO BE INSTALLED RANDOMLY,
COMPLETE THE LATEST BARBIERI UTTERLY UNIQUE AESTHETIC RESULT.
• THE 3 MODELS PERMIT TO OBTAIN ON LINEAR PATTERN AND ONE
RANDOM PATTERN INSTALLATION.
• INDIVIDUAL CUSTOM ACCENTS ARE AVAILABILE ON DEPTH, COLOURS
AND TEXTURES INCLUDING CORNERS AND FRAME ACCESSORIES THANKS
TO THE CUSTOMER SERVICE OF BARBIERI DESIGN STUDIO.
• A NEW CONCEPT OF BACKGROUND OR JUST ORNAMENTAL WALL
SOLUTION IN BETWEEN A TRADITIONAL FLAT SURFACE AND HIGH
STRUCTURED 3D WALLS.
• OFFERING AN EASY MAINTENANCE / CLEANING SURFACE, ALSO
SUITABLE FOR ANY LIGHTING AND INSTALLATION ACCESSORIES.
• GUARANTEED FOR ANY EXTERIOR EXTREME CLIMATE CONDITION,
WET AREA INSTALLATION OR NEXT TO HIGH - TEMPERATURE SOURCES
( FIREPLACE WALL).
Starting 2017 Macrostone International is the exclusive distributor of Giovanni Barbieri Design & Products in Australia and New Zealand.
April 2017
Australia New Zealand
New Showroom in Bangalore: Keha Casa. A heritage of beauty, quality and rare value. Giovanni Barbieri, Sicis, Antonio Lupi, Mutina,  Devon & Devon ,  Lithos Design
April 2017
Keha Casa India
New Showroom in Bangalore: Keha Casa. A heritage of beauty, quality and rare value.
Best Of Year INTERIOR DESIGN 2016 Award Winner in New York City on the 3D wallcoverings Tile & Stone Category.
February 2017
Best of year
Trilogy Collection, the world’s first 3D porcelain Tile
Is 2016 Best Of Year INTERIOR DESIGN USA Award Winner
on
wallcoverings Tile & Stone 3D Category.
This prestigious award is given by the most renowned American magazine called
INTERIOR DESIGN .
• On December 1, 2016 nearly 1,000 people from the design community (designers
and manufacturers) gathered at the state-of-the-art Frank Gehry design,
IAC Building in New York City.
• The auditorium was standing room only, as the winners were announced live by
hosts Cindy Allen, Editor in Chief, and Carol Cisco, Publisher
• This year, the Best of Year Awards celebrated its 11th Anniversary and had 2,016
entries, from 38 different countries,in 130 product and project categories.

The murano collection offering an utterly unique aesthetic available in infinitive variety of colours, patterns and dimensions.
February 2017
Breath the new life into Historical Italian Materials such as the Tuscany hand-made Terracotta and
Venice/Murano Glass that combined with Natural Stones originate a stunning New  generation of decorative slabs
featuring a unique dual aesthetic result : a three-dimensional surface with grazing light of Murano Glass in relief,
that remains monochrom if not backside-illuminated, creating a harmonious play of curved surface.
The backlighting of the slabs raises the value of color  effects and textures attainable with the hand-made Murano Glass, only.

Now available in 38 mm ( 1"  5/8 ) thickness panel that include LED backlit system thanks to a new generation LED lighting .

THE MURANO COLLECTION  OFFERING  AN  UTTERLY UNIQUE  AESTHETIC AVAILABLE IN INFINITIVE VARIETY OF COLOURS, PATTERNS AND DIMENSIONS.

 
The Murano Collection is  INTERIOR DESIGN  Best Of Year Award winner  2015.

Distribuited in USA by:
ALL NATURAL STONE , Burlingame / San Francisco
STONE SOURCE ALL OVER US
OPUS STONE MIAMI
CONCEPT STUDIO COSTA MESA
WEST SIDE TILES Beverly Hills
LAPICIDA NEW YORK CITY/LONDON