Erin Adams

Erin Adams

Erin Adams is one of today’s foremost mosaic tile designers, with a career that spans almost twenty years. In her work as both artisan and interior designer, Erin infuses sophisticated urban sensibilities with elements of the folk art tradition that surrounded her as a child.

Raised in San Antonio, Texas, Erin studied at New York’s Pratt School of Art & Design. Her mother, artist Caroline Lee, opened San Antonio’s first folk-art gallery, Objects, in 1972. As teenagers, Erin and her sister spent a great deal of time with their mother in Oaxaca, Mexico, meeting such prominent folk artisans as Josephina Aguilar and Manual Jimenez. The work of Erin Adams Design, Inc., is sought after by designers worldwide and is used in residential as well as prominent commercial applications, including the Tokyo Hilton, Saks Fifth Avenue in Saudi Arabia, the Four Seasons Hotel in the Bay area, P.F. Chang’s Restaurants, and Neiman-Marcus in Dallas.

Erin Adams is one of the most celebrated product designers in the United States.

Erin’s work has graced the homes of Cameron Diaz, Jack Black, Burt Bacharach, Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne, and many other celebrities, and her designs have been featured on MTV’s The Real World, HGTV’s Dream Home, and the LifeStyle channel’s Women on Top. She has also received accolades in Dwell, O – The Oprah Magazine, and Architect, and has won numerous awards for her work. Erin has worked with several leading tile companies like Ann Sacks, New Ravenna, and Country Floors, to launch exclusive collections for them.

Now, she is collaborating with Tempesta to design an exclusive, inspired collection of tiles which represent a seamless fusion of exquisite stone and hand-made ceramics – The Phase 1 Collection.

This exciting collection is offered in a variety of innovative tile formats and in a range of 21 beautiful colours – featuring a stunning amalgam of geometrics and colour blends.