The Art of Stone Flooring Design Contest

This is an exclusive opportunity to design a one-of-a kind, 10' diameter marble, medallion for the Bellagio Hotel and Casino lobby! By pushing the limits of stone flooring design and installation, the medallion will be a focal point of the Bellagio's main lobby. It will leave a lasting impact on the space and the 20,000 visitors who experience it daily!

The competition welcomes designs from flooring installation contractors, artists, interior designers and architects with expertise in commercial spaces. Enter your design now and you could win a trip for two to Paris! Bostik will help make you famous too!

No purchase necessary. See Official Contest Rules for complete details.  

The Contest Location

This is a unique design opportunity to create a 10' diameter, marble floor medallion for the main lobby of the Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The winning design will be chosen by a panel of judges and celebrated at a special rewards ceremony and industry networking event at the Hyde nightclub inside the Bellagio Hotel. Bostik, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of adhesives for building construction is the sponsor of this competition. Bostik is partnering with MGM Resorts International (the owner of the Bellagio), Creative Edge Master Shop (the waterjet firm producing the winning design) and the NTCA (National Tile Contractors Association) is to install the winning medallion.

Contest Floor:

Location: High traffic, hotel lobby.
Installation dimensions: 10 feet in diameter.
Site plan: The winning design must fit into a pre-cut, 10' diameter area which currently exists in carpet amidst a field of marble tile. The carpet will be removed, and the 10 foot diameter medallion installed.
Media: Marble will be used and will be waterjet cut. Must use palette provided by Creative Edge Master Shop.

Sponsored by:

Design Fabrication Partner: Creative Edge Master Shop


Creative Edge Master Shop is the world’s largest, most experienced, and most creative architectural waterjet flooring fabricator. Creative Edge designs and fabricates a variety of architectural and industrial products using computer-controlled, waterjet technology. Creative Edge is known as the pioneering firm that first harnessed the capabilities of high pressure waterjet technology to design, fabricate and deliver unique architectural projects.

Learn more about Creative Edge Master Shop's recent collaboration with Bostik Mexico:

Contest Sponsor: National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA)

Established in 1947, the National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) is a nonprofit trade association dedicated to the professional installation of ceramic tile and natural stone. NTCA Members who acquire Five Star Company Recognition status must complete a comprehensive application that demonstrates a proven track record of success in tile and stone installation and business management. 

Five Star Contractors are required to:

  • Participate in annual conventions, tradeshows and meetings, and must demonstrate adherence to proven industry methods and standards. 
  • Provide written documentation supporting their business from vendors, customers, peers and competitors. 
  • Maintain a workforce that employs a minimum of ten percent of installers who have successfully completed the Certified Tile Installer test, administered by the Ceramic Tile Education. 


To learn more about NTCA Five Star Contractors or to find a contractor near you visit the NTCA Website.

The Prize 

The entrant submitting the winning design will be awarded with a Travel Gift Certificate for a trip for the winner and a guest to Paris, France, valued at $5,000!

For complete rules (including full details about the prize) and submission guidelines please visit

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