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SapienStone dazzles at Casa Decor 2024 with award-winning spaces and innovative design

2024-05-24 09:25:04

Creativity, innovation, and elegance converged at Casa Decor 2024, where SapienStone, a brand of Iris Ceramica Group, made an indelible mark with its outstanding participation.

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Exploring New Horizons at Casa Decor with SapienStone, a Unique Sensory Experience by Iris Ceramica Group.

2024-05-20 14:25:30

Iris Ceramica Group captivated the audience at Casa Decor's auditorium with its latest ceramic innovations and technology. The event, which started at 4:00 pm, brought together industry professionals, media, and design enthusiasts, all eager to discover the group's new proposals.

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Tarimatec Space by Adriana Nicolau "Lanai Restaurant & Lifestyle"

2024-04-22 18:23:40

Talented interior designer Adriana Nicolau once again dazzles us with "Lanai Restaurant & Lifestyle" in the Tarimatec Space.

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Xaza Space by Raquel Chamorro “Outdoor elegance all year round”

2024-04-22 18:06:25

An oasis of outdoor elegance is presented by renowned interior designer Raquel Chamorro in the Xaza Space at Casa Decor 2024.

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Euromobil Space by Dosde "In/Out Kitchen"

2024-04-22 16:44:47

The Euromobil Space "In/Out Kitchen", designed by Dosde, perfectly illustrates fluidity blurring the boundaries between inside and outside, and creating a unique culinary experience.

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Delamora Space by Vonna “Alice”

2024-04-22 15:53:56

Vonna, winner of the Public Award Casa Decor 2023, astounds us once again with the Delamora Space called "Alice".

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SapienStone leads the way at Salone del Mobile 2024: An explosion of design and creativity

2024-04-21 17:21:13

Milan, the design capital of Italy, was transformed into a blank canvas with creativity and innovation breathing new life into Salone del Mobile 2024. The vibrant event brought together over 400,000 design devotees from around the world, eager to discover the latest trends and developments in the sector.

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SapienStone at Milano Design Week 2024

2024-04-16 09:06:23

SapienStone, a brand owned by Iris Ceramica Group, will take part in the Milano Design Week, attending both the fair and the Fuorisalone and collaborating with more than 20 of the most prestigious brands in the design industry.

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SapienStone returns to Madrid for Casa Decor 2024

2024-04-03 12:10:42

SapienStone is set to attend Casa Decor, a design event that gathers leading design companies and architecture firms.

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2024-03-20 10:22:10

The event organised in the London ICG Gallery, was a precious opportunity to connect and discuss with the leading actors of the UK kitchen market; it offered key-insights on Sapienstone surfaces while studying best practices for the materials’ installation.

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The SapienStone Bistrot: a place for people

2024-01-12 11:57:12

SapienStone has opened a Bistrot in Castellarano: quality, innovation and aesthetics go hand in hand with hospitality.

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Our porcelain stoneware countertops at Esprit Meuble

2023-11-16 14:43:59

Come and take a look at our new porcelain stoneware countertops with 4D technology. Aesthetic continuity between a surface and its thickness.

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Places open all day long? The furnishing solutions offered by ISA and SapienStone

2023-10-20 09:09:33

SapienStone materials for public places: a partnership with ISA to furnish places open all day long, the latest trend in the catering industry.

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SapienStone materials at Sicam 2023

2023-10-17 11:59:29

SapienStone porcelain stoneware kitchen countertops, new materials and latest technological innovations at SICAM in Pordenone.

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2023-09-11 10:23:57

From 25 to 29 September, Sapienstone will be taking part in the Iris Ceramica Group event at Cersaie running between the Booth and the Brands’ Showrooms. Art is the guiding thread of this engaging narrative journey.

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SapienStone kitchen tops at the Area30 trade fair

2023-09-05 17:38:04

As a pioneer in the field of kitchen countertops, SapienStone will be attending Area30, Germany’s leading trade fair for the kitchen design industry.

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2023-06-08 18:18:59

From April 13 to May 28, SapienStone took center stage at Casa Decor 2023: serving as a platform for interior design, trends and lifestyle, it is held annually in a historic building in Madrid’s city center.

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2023-04-28 09:26:53

During the Milan Design Week, 4D Ceramics design the shape of the eco-sustainable installation “Urban Station, The corner of the future” created by Asti Architetti, also customising a tailor-made project in the Gardens at the Gallerie d’Italia.

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SapienStone in Barcelona: the new showroom in Spain

2023-01-09 09:49:26

SapienStone is expanding into Spain and the Iberian Peninsula with a new ICG showroom in Barcelona, which opened on October 5, 2022. But where exactly is this exhibition space located and how does it showcase SapienStone materials? Read the article to find out more.

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2022-09-20 09:31:47

From 26 to 30 September SapienStone will be participating in the multi-site event “SHAPING THE FUTURE” by Iris Ceramica Group.

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Fall 2022 with SapienStone: see you at the shows!

2022-09-01 17:46:17

See the list of upcoming fall 2022 events featuring SapienStone at the leading industry shows. October and November provide multiple opportunities to view our full range of porcelain stoneware kitchen tops live. Go to article.

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September 2022: unmissable events with SapienStone

2022-09-01 14:59:10

Find out about all the shows featuring SapienStone kitchen tops in September. The fall kicks off with a host of welcome surprises and exclusive developments in products and more. Read the article for more details.

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Sapienstone with Iris Ceramica Group at Fuorisalone 2022

2022-05-31 18:19:51

From 6 to 12 June, Ariostea and Iris Ceramica Group are taking part in the FuoriSalone in Milan with a programme packed with events on the future of architecture: some exciting experiences in the Flagship Store in Milan.

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2022-05-16 09:24:32

The major Cradle to Cradle Certified® Silver certification confirms the innovation and sustainability of made-in-Italy materials.

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SapienStone at Casa Decor 2022 with kitchen counters and more - SapienStone

2022-04-13 08:47:08

At Casa Decor 2022 SapienStone looks set to make an impact on visitors and professionals in the world of interior design with 2 innovative designs for stunning porcelain stoneware apart from its use as kitchen countertops. Learn more.

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SLAB LAB® By Moda Line: porcelain stoneware kitchen counters are a huge success in the United Arab Emirates

2022-03-22 16:38:12

Officially opened in March 2022, SLAB LAB® Dubai is the first United Arab Emirates SapienStone showroom featuring its entire range of porcelain stoneware kitchen counters in all sizes.  

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Green Surfaces: safety and sustainability with kitchen counters in innovative ceramics

2022-03-22 11:54:05

Green Surfaces is the SapienStone and Cocina Integral marketing campaign that reveals how our innovative ceramic kitchen counters are also sustainable and environmentally friendly. Find out more.

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2022-03-04 11:17:44

Unique contents and new graphics to discover together the Active Surfaces® world.

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2021-11-09 09:24:34

Inspired by the impressive power of the ocean and earth's most beautiful mineral pigments, Tsunami represents a huge wave that comes out of nowhere with so much force it engulfs the entire space, mesmerizing everyone who catches sight of it.

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SapienStone is attending SICAM with Iris Ceramica and FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti

2021-10-27 16:54:12

Once again, this year, SapienStone participated – along with FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti and Iris Ceramica – in the SICAM trade fair, which was held from October 12 to October 15 in Pordenone. 

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SapienStone refurbishes its Castellarano showroom

2021-10-20 15:05:58

For Cersaie 2021 and to celebrate Iris Ceramica Group’s 60th anniversary, SapienStone has refurbished the Castellarano showroom with their latest products. The range includes the innovative Il Veneziano collection and designs which showcase porcelain stoneware’s potential, such as the book-matching effect which welcomes visitors to the venue.

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2021-09-29 18:09:08

The industrial project of the Iris Ceramica Group - that Sapienstone belongs to - and Snam was officially presented on Wednesday 29 September in Milan during the event “The H2 Road to Net Zero” organised by Bloomberg in cooperation with Snam and IRENA.

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2021-09-15 15:27:34

Hall 26 | A-188 B-189
From 27 September to 1 October, Sapienstone will be taking part in the 38th edition of Cersaie, with an exhibition space showcasing all the Group’s brands in its 60th anniversary year.

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2021-08-04 18:09:43

From 4 to 10 September, Sapienstone will be one of the protagonists of the Fuorisalone project by Iris Ceramica Group.

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New video in motion graphics with Active Surfaces™

2021-07-21 00:00:00

A new video has been published on the Active Surfaces™ YouTube channel, dedicated to the innovative Active ceramic surfaces and made solely with motion graphics technologies.

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SapienStone kitchen counters take center stage at Casa Decor 2021

2021-04-20 16:16:29

This year, once again, SapienStone will be attending Casa Decor 2021. From May 13 to June 27 the brand will showcase its kitchen countertops in two exhibition spaces at the Madrid event: More&Co, with a Platinum White island kitchen, and Terraza LDK Garden - Estudio Alter Espacio with Calacatta Active tabletops.

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Iris Ceramica Group fights COVID-19 with the technological innovation of ACTIVE SURFACES™

2021-02-25 09:00:00

Iris Ceramica Group has achieved another important milestone in terms of research and development of international scientific value. ACTIVE SURFACES™, the high-performing and authentically beautiful ceramic surface by Iris Ceramica Group, have been the subject of a major study by the Department of Biomedical, Surgical and Dental Sciences and the Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health of the University of Milan to verify their antiviral properties against the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus (responsible for COVID-19).

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SapienStone at KBIS

2020-01-08 08:53:15

SapienStone is happy to be exhibiting at this year’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) held at the Las Vegas’ Convention Center from January 21st – 23rd. KBIS is the largest trade show in North America, dedicated to all aspects of kitchen and bath design, it is a one-stop shop providing attendees and exhibitors the ultimate destination to network, exchange ideas and build their business.

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SapienStone with FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti at SICAM showcasing the versatility of large format pieces

2019-10-09 08:51:17

This year once again, SapienStone and FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti will be attending SICAM, the international trade fair for components, semi-finished products and accessories for the furniture industry held in Pordenone from 15-18 October. 

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SapienStone Verona Open Days 2019

2019-09-18 09:07:47

In conjunction with Cersaie, SapienStone Verona is once again staging Open Days. From 9.00am to 6.00pm on September 25 to 28, the Brand’s logistics center at Camporengo, Cavaion Veronese will open its doors to the public and industry professionals.

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SapienStone Surfaces at Cersaie 2019

2019-09-16 13:32:08

From September 23 to 27, Iris Ceramica Group brands specializing in kitchen worktops and work surfaces will be present at Cersaie 2019. The various stands of the Group’s companies will feature 12mm kitchen worktops and work surfaces which blend seamlessly into the surroundings. Fior di Bosco, our brand new surface.

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SapienStone and FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti together at Area 30

2019-08-07 17:35:47

From September 14 to 19, the two brands of the Iris Ceramica Group holding company will be at Area 30, the trade fair for professionals and experts in the kitchen industry. The signature styles of the two brands come together on the minimalist stand where the key piece is an island kitchen featuring FMG Black Marquinia porcelain doors and SapienStone Urban Argento worktop.

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SapienStone in Iris Ceramica Group new London showroom

2019-07-01 16:18:35

SapienStone is one of the leading brands in Iris Ceramica Group’s new London showroom. Designed by the Florence architectural and design studio, Area 17, the Group’s newly created display area is located in an industrial-style building at 61-67 Old Street in the heart of Clerkenwell.

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SapienStone @ The Natural Stone Show & Hard Surfaces

2019-04-23 00:00:00

From 30 April to 2 May, our truck will be in London to participate in the Natural Stone Show & Hard Surfaces.

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SAPIENSTONE at Fuorisalone 2019 with MateriAttiva

2019-03-07 00:00:00

SAPIENSTONE will be participating in Fuorisalone 2019 in the heart of the Brera Design District (on Via Balzan at the corner of Via San Marco) with the installation MateriAttiva, open to the public April 8 through 14 2019. 

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2019-01-08 09:06:19

SapienStone will be at LivingKitchen 2019 in Cologne January 14 through 20 to present the brand’s latest new kitchen countertops.

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SapienStone at Grand Design Fair

2018-10-18 10:06:08

Our truck went to England last week for Grand Design Live, an important event for design fans, who meet here every two years to discover new decorating and design trends, consult the experts and find new inspiration.

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SapienStone Verona, the new logistics centre of the Iris Ceramica Group brand is born

2018-09-19 18:07:57 The new logistics centre of the SapienStone brand is opening in Verona. The brand is part of the Iris Ceramica Group holding, dedicated to top of the range porcelain stoneware kitchen tops. The doors will be open for Cersaie, from 24th to 28th September. Read more

SapienStone & Sinco Wood – Pordenone

2018-09-19 16:04:01

After Germany, our truck set off for Italy for a new “Around the Top” event.

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SapienStone at Cersaie with the new Rovere Collection

2018-09-18 10:07:38 From 24th to 28 September, SapienStone will take part in Cersaie 2018, displaying a new collection inspired by oak at the Iris Ceramica and FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti stand. The Pietra Grey texture will be on show at the Fiandre space. Read more

Sapienstone & Küchen-Atelier Hamburg

2018-09-10 09:48:18

This time we started in Hamburg, the first stop of the new series of events that will see us busy all over Europe in coming months.

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SapienStone & Gerald Culliford

2018-06-25 15:59:40

The last stop on our summer tour of Europe.

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SapienStone & Cupa Stone Roadshow

2018-05-25 14:39:20

We’re back in Spain, this time to participate in a special roadshow with our partner and exclusive distributor Cupa Stone.

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SapienStone in Germany

2018-05-11 15:26:19

We’re back in Germany for more events in our “Around the Top” tour.

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2018-03-23 00:00:00

After visiting the Balearic Islands, our truck reached Portugal to then return to Spain again for two legs of the Around the Top tour.

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Salone Del Mobile 2018

2018-03-22 16:15:12

We look forward to seeing you at Salone Del Mobile 17 - 22 April 2018 - h 9.30 am - 6.30 pm / Milan, Italy

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SapienStone & Antonio Fayos Rizo

2018-03-16 08:40:58

Our travel through Europe continues.

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KBB – Birmingham

2018-03-09 15:23:21

The second leg of the 2018 “Around The Top” tour brought the truck to England for the first time.

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Cevisama – Valencia

2018-02-12 17:10:13 The time has come: the “Around the Top” is off again! Read more


2018-01-12 00:00:00

We look forward to seeing you at Cevisama 5 - 9 February 2018 / Valencia, Spain


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KBIS 2018

2017-12-05 10:46:05

KBIS, in conjunction with the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies. KBIS is the voice of the kitchen and bath industry and has been for 50 years.
KBIS will host 500+ leading brands in the kitchen and bath industry,  spanning across two halls. Source the latest industry designs, products and technology

In KBIS we will show our collection of porcelain slabs for countertops and the integration of our porcelain with the induction technology.
We look forward to seeing you at KBIS 10-12 January 2017 / Orlando, USA

Booth W-1349

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SapienStone & Stumpp Küchen

2017-11-09 09:14:19

The Sapienstone 4-wheeled showroom opens its doors to end customers.

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Zurich: art, design and chocolate!

2017-11-02 09:14:19

While travelling through towns, cities and countries to reach the destination of our next event in Germany, we took a short break in one of Switzerland’s liveliest, trendiest and most multicultural cities: Zurich.

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SapienStone & Alema Srl – Policoro

2017-10-14 06:53:12

We returned to the South of Italy for the new leg of our #AroundtheTop tour. This time we were guests at Arte Marmi in Policoro for a special day, organised in partnership with Alema Srl.

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SapienStone “Around the Top” – Verona

2017-09-28 07:29:17

 “Around the Top” returned to Italy for the second leg of our tour. This time our truck was located in Verona, in the enchanting Valpolicella area.

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Area 30 – Löhne

2017-09-25 14:55:23

Our travelling showroom has resumed its European design tour after the summer break.

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area30 – design. kitchen. technics.

2017-09-16 00:00:00

SAPIENSTONE invites you to "area30 - design. kitchen. technics."

Visit our truck and test it yourself. #AroundTheTop
Follow the tour.
Discover the new generation of kitchen worktops Made in Italy.

16 - 21 September 2017 / Booth C 01
Showcooking 18 and 19 September:
from 11.30 am to 1.30 pm

from 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm

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SapienStone & Alema Srl – Lecce

2017-06-14 07:18:51

SapienStone holds its second event in Italy in an outstanding location.

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SapienStone & Iris Store – Naples

2017-06-07 00:00:00

After spending months in Spain and Germany, the SapienStone truck is back in its home country.

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Leipzig, the new “hipster” capital

2017-05-17 14:42:03

We stopped over at another really cool place on our way to our upcoming event in northern Germany.

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SapienStone & Just Open Days – Hartha

2017-05-12 12:16:25

The second stage of our #AroundtheTop German Tour ended last weekend.

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2017-05-09 13:40:33

After its tour of Spain, our truck will continue on its journey through Europe. For the whole of the month we will travel Germany with our special itinerant showroom, presenting the excellent quality SapienStone kitchen tops made in Italy.

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In discovery of Barcelona’s gastronomic markets

2017-04-19 13:24:19

We are about to conclude our full immersion in Spanish design and flavours, but we make one more stop in Spain before returning to Italy and preparing to set off for new European destinations on our around the top tour.

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SapienStone & Cupa Stone Open Day - Madrid

2017-04-07 12:47:17

We continue our voyage promoting Italian-made excellence all around Europe. After Valencia and Alicante, our truck headed to Madrid for a very special day of cooking and design.

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A glimpse of the land and history of Cervantes

2017-03-31 12:47:13

On our way to Madrid for the next event!

Our truck is travelling the road between Novelda and the capital.

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SapienStone & Stonelink Open Days – Alicante

2017-03-05 14:21:08

A special appointment with Italian design in Alicante: the SapienStone truck has come to the city of Novelda for a three-day celebration of design and food.

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Are there really such things as pink lakes and buildings shaped like cicadas? In Alicante, there are!

2017-03-01 14:21:08

A special appointment with Italian design in Alicante: the SapienStone truck has come to the city of Novelda for a three-day celebration of design and food.

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What to see in Valencia? Don’t miss the Ciutat de Les Arts I Les Ciènces!

2017-02-27 09:22:13

On our tour of discovery of kitchen countertops – and more – we spent a few days in the lovely city of Valencia.

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2017-02-24 15:38:01

Here we are in Valencia, the first major stop on our “Around the Top” tour, as SapienStone brings its special stand on wheels to Espacio Cocina – SICI, one of Spain’s most important kitchen trade fairs.

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A city within the city in Marseilles: Cité Radieuse

2017-02-17 10:57:11

On our voyage through the lifestyles and design of European countries, we recommend stopping at the Unité d'Habitation de Marseille conceived and planned by Swiss architect Le Corbusier.

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2017-02-06 00:00:00

SAPIENSTONE has the pleasure of inviting you to ESPACIO COCINA-SICI 2017, in which we will be participating.

The event has the support of the Spanish national association of kitchen furniture manufacturers, ACM.

Download a free invitation from the link below to avoid queuing at the entrance!

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2016-12-13 00:00:00

KBIS, in conjunction with the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies. KBIS is the voice of the kitchen and bath industry and has been for 50 years.
KBIS will host 500+ leading brands in the kitchen and bath industry,  spanning across two halls. Source the latest industry designs, products and technology

In KBIS we will show our collection of porcelain slabs for countertops and the integration of our porcelain with the induction technology.
We look forward to seeing you at KBIS 10-12 January 2017 / Orlando, USA
Stand S3809

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2016-12-12 00:00:00

LivingKitchen has established itself worldwide as the central meeting point of the kitchen world and it is the international trade fair for kitchen furniture, kitchen appliances and accessories. 
From 16-22 January 2017, the trade fair duo LivingKitchen and imm cologne invited the driving forces of the kitchen and furniture industry to Cologne
In LivingKitchen we will show our collection of porcelain slabs for countertops and the integration of our porcelain with the induction technology.
We look forward to seeing you at
LivingKitchen 16-22 January 2017 / Cologne, Germany Stand Hall 4.1 / Stand: B047

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2016-09-06 00:00:00

VERNISSAGE | Sapienstone - Dress Your Kitchen
Tuesday, September 27 2016
cocktail party: 19.00 – 21.30 c/o Ex Bastardini via D’Azeglio, 41 - 40124 Bologna, Italia
(Suggested parking area for visitors
Parking STAVECO, Viale Enrico Panzacchi, 10, 40136 Bologna.)

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2016-03-30 08:07:37

SapienStone SMART SLAB is a new composite material by the Iris Ceramica Group that integrates heating, cooling and sensor technology directly into large thin ceramic panels. On the occasion of Milan Design Week 2016, the Group has teamed up with designers Clemens Weisshaar and Reed Kram to push the boundaries of this technology even further. The SMART SLAB TABLE series will be displayed inside Palazzo Clerici to demonstrate the potential of embedding technology by integrating precisely controlled heating and cooling features into this stunningly thin and durable material.

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