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Immerse yourself with Alape

Markus Hieke


For 125 years, German brand Alape has been perfecting the visual as well as haptic experience of washbasins and washstands made of glazed steel.

Hue and cry: ISH 2019 goes full-colour

Gerrit Terstiege


ISH, the world's leading trade fair for the sanitary, heating and air-conditioning industry, is taking place in Frankfurt from 11 to 15 March. For us at Architonic, this is an ideal opportunity to take a look at a major current trend: the growing

Designing the future: Alape

Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur


Sustainability and ALAPE are a perfectly functioning duo – and have been for more than 120 years.

Surfacing: Alape

Katharina Sommer


Committed to innovation, ALAPE has brought the colours and textures of the natural world to two new surfaces: Aqua and Terra.

Main dish: Alape

Katharina Sommer


A revolutionary creation when it was launched two decades ago, Gerhard Busalt’s innovative dish-basin design remains central to ALAPE’s collection.

Glaze of glory: Alape

Katharina Sommer


German manufacturer ALAPE is synonymous with glazed steel. Robust, resistant and versatile, one could even say the material is a metaphor for the brand itself.

Bowled over: Alape

Katharina Sommer


20 years ago Gerhard Busalt designed the first dish basin for ALAPE. A clean shape for clean hands. Here's how it all began.

Architects’ top brands



The most popular manufacturers in the bathroom, bathroom fittings, bathroom floors and surface areas.

Lightness perfected

DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail


Alape, founded in 1896 in Penig (Saxony), is a traditional manufacturer of enamel products that currently employs over 200 workers at two production sites in Goslar.

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Living colours and shapes



Unique surfaces for every bathroom interior.

Glazed steel



It is the diversity and wealth of variants provided by Goslar-based manufacturer Alape that enables planners and architects to tune statement and dominance of a basin to follow almost any design approach. Alape's innovative strength combines more

Fascinating precision – glazed steel



What began with enamelled water cans and bowls in 1896 has today culminated in A˘form – an impressive and extensive collection of basins and washstands for the personalised design of high-quality and aesthetic washplace solutions. As before,

Eine neue Form des Purismus



Die neue Produktlinie X.plicit von Alape nutzt die Vorteile des glasierten Stahls und ermöglicht eine individuelle Waschplatz-Gestaltung auf hohem technischen Niveau.

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