Design Evolution: “DCOTA”
Tureks has pushed the envelope in luxe quality as they announce their newest marble venture created to inspire the design community at the world renowned DCOTA in South Florida.
Tureks is pleased to announce their first-time partnership with the DCOTA as they showcase their high-end marble slab products at the main entrance of the luxuriously remodeled DCOTA in South Florida. Widely noted as the largest design center campus in the world and highlighting Tureks best and foremost cutting-edge marble products that represent how interior chic has transcended global boundaries.
As seen through the eyes of design firm, Area Design Inc., in Los Angeles the 3,450 square foot stunning redesign redefines interior sophistication. Tureks spotlight their fine products including 2 cm slabs primarily in wall applications. The exquisitely visual main entrance is presented in slabs of Honey Onyx, while incorporating Mink Classic and Dolomite Classic marble throughout the first floor columns, wall cladding and reception desk. Munir Turunc, CEO of Tureks, described the installation as, “This project was a high profile project for us considering that the DCOTA receives designers and architects from all over the world. The scope of the work was very detailed, all of the slabs were physically selected for specific areas. The fabrication and installation was impeccable.” Tureks were provided the opportunity to bid directly with the Cohen Brothers Construction Company and worked closely with long time collaborators Merit Inc., Tile Contractors. The total stone value supplied was near $60,000 and each of the products selected were specified by the architect and physically approved.
For over 20 years, DCOTA has served the design community as the largest to-the-trade design campus of its kind. Pushing the envelope in sophistication and design while home to almost 100 of the nation’s most remarkable interior design showrooms, attracting internationally renowned designers, architects, decorators and dealers from around the globe. DCOTA is part of the Cohen Design center quartet with sister locations in Manhattan [D&D Building,] Los Angeles, [Pacific Design Center,] and Houston, [Decorative Center Houston.] The 775,000 square-foot redesign created by Area Design Inc., was slated to take 5 years with the recent completion of the A Building showcasing Tureks impressive lobby entrance marble slabs. “Times are changing,” says Ashlee Harrison, DCOTA’s director of marketing. “We want to stay relevant.” Since 1982, Tureks has been committed to creating exquisite collections of natural stone. With distribution and design centers in Washington D.C., New York, Miami and Los Angeles, Tureks is uniquely positioned to provide a virtually unlimited supply of the industry’s highest quality natural stone products. They have emerged as the leading choice among architects, interior designers and builders seeing the finest in natural stone products. Some of their prestigious projects include: Merrick Plaza, Miami, Trump Plaza, New York, Bellagio Casino, Las Vegas and the recently completed DCOTA, South Florida. The clear leading source for naturally beautiful surfaces.