Profiles

    Year

      Results: 43

      Face off: office facades

      Brand story

      Peter Smisek

      21.10.2020

      You only get one chance to make a good first impression, they say. The latest office facades do just that.

      Eternal flame: Fold by Steininger.Designers

      Brand story

      Julia Hauch

      20.10.2020

      If the gods on Mount Olympus had a kitchen, it might just resemble FOLD, the monolithic, shimmering-gold kitchen block by STEININGER.DESIGNERS.

      Future-proofed: Brunner's Innovation Factory

      Brand story

      Julia Hauch

      15.10.2020

      Award-winning architectural office HENN has translated contract-furniture specialist BRUNNER’s values into a tangible, physical form. Step inside its Innovation Factory.

      Architonic Story: Duravit

      Brand story

      Architonic

      09.10.2020

      Hygiene is one of the most important aspects of any bathroom – and Duravit has led the way with innovations such as touch-free controls and rimless toilets. Its new HygieneGlaze coating is just the latest game-changer.

      Protect Your Legacy: WOLF

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      07.10.2020

      ‘Fine quality boxes’ is how British heritage brand WOLF describes its secure storage for valuable watches and other possessions. We say micro-architectural.

      The sensitive type: Illan by Luceplan

      Brand story

      Peter Smisek

      30.09.2020

      Light in all senses of the word. Illan, from Italian lighting manufacturer LUCEPLAN, responds to the slightest of air currents. Pure poetry.

      Monitoring the situation: Novis

      Brand story

      Mareile Morawietz

      24.09.2020

      German monitor manufacturer NOVIS creates technology that seamlessly integrates with furniture – and with no functional compromise.

      The search is on: Architonic now offers an even better ...

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      23.07.2020

      A raft of new search filters, plus a completely new image-based search functionality, give architects and other architonic.com users greater research efficiency and product inspiration.

      Material diversity and new production methods

      möbelschweiz

      16.07.2020

      A lamp made from industrial waste or furniture made from mushrooms? The design world has long since discovered a multitude of new materials and innovative manufacturing methods. The results are both surprising and impressive. (DE and FR only)

      We’re all ears: local consultancy from DALI

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      16.06.2020

      Danish speaker manufacturer DALI has local representation in over 70 countries, so one of its trained specialists is never too far away, wherever you are in the world.

      Word up!: DALI

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      16.06.2020

      Sound design for large, open spaces – such as train stations – brings with it many challenges. Thankfully, with their high-performance, wide-dispersion speakers, DALI provides an answer.

      Volume in space: DALI

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      16.06.2020

      Danish sound specialist DALI has fine-tuned the art of bringing clear sound to large spaces – to the delight of architects and designers everywhere.

      Linea Light Group – Industrial & Urban Lighting

      Linea Light Group

      16.06.2020

      Linea Light Group presents an entire dedicated line, contained in a single brand: i-LèD Industrial

      The new bronze age: GIRA

      Brand story

      Gerrit Terstiege

      19.05.2020

      With control systems that include warm bronze tones and subtly shimmering surfaces, premium manufacturer of intelligent building technology GIRA, offers new creative freedom to specifiers interested in reflecting current trends.

      Hot off the press: G-Pulse from GIRA

      Brand story

      Gerrit Terstiege

      19.05.2020

      What makes an original an original? You can find the answer to this and more in GIRA’s G-Pulse – an online magazine aimed explicitly at architects and interior designers.

      Pushing my buttons: GIRA

      Brand story

      Gerrit Terstiege

      19.05.2020

      GIRA’s new pushbutton sensor 4 may employ a minimalist design language, but with its choice of LED icon colours as well as a pleasantly haptic response to touch, it packs a powerful, multi-sensory punch.

      Micro management: Dauphin

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      14.05.2020

      Dauphin’s new Fiore chair collection has an invisible USP – an antimicrobial MicroSilver finish that is effective against bacterial infection and other micro-organisms.

      Whatever floats your boat: BoConcept x URBAN RIGGER®

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      05.05.2020

      URBAN RIGGER®'s floating residential buildings were designed in cooperation with the Danish architectural firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) to alleviate the housing shortage in the city and provide accommodation for over 70 students.

      ISE departs from Amsterdam in style

      ISE

      12.03.2020

      The 15th edition of ISE delivered a vibrant showcase of exhibitors and an exciting programme of events. We look back at the highlights from the final show in Amsterdam as ISE prepares for the next phase of its evolution.

      ON A ROLL: REGENT LIGHTING

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      28.02.2020

      Swiss lighting specialists REGENT LIGHTING's new rollable diffuser RUN+ finally makes uninterrupted, joint-free lighting planning possible. Nothing's going to stop us now.

      LETROH: ELECTROSOPHY

      Letroh

      26.02.2020

      Do not follow the flow, bring it where you want.

      It might get loud: DALI

      Brand story

      Clare Dowdy

      25.02.2020

      With its 37 years of experience, Danish manufacturer DALI has developed wall-mountable loudspeakers that stand firm even when subjected to vibration – so turn it up!

      Behind the music: DALI

      Brand story

      Clare Dowdy

      25.02.2020

      The complex technology behind DALI's CI Hi-FI loudspeakers delivers a smoother sound and a larger ‘sweet spot’ for the listener – with no compromise on aesthetics.

      Resounding!: loudspeakers from DALI

      Brand story

      Dali

      25.02.2020

      Danish loudspeaker manufacturer DALI is on a mission to convince interior designers of the value of audio products – with high-quality, easy-to-install speakers that respect a space's clean lines.

      ISE 2020: What to expect

      ISE

      30.01.2020

      Expand your ideas of what’s possible by visiting ISE

      Occhio: from evolution to revolution

      Brand story

      Julia Hauch

      22.01.2020

      Munich-based company OCCHIO has been revolutionising the light in our rooms for 20 years – systematically, brightly, with future-oriented technologies towards a new culture of light. And that’s only the beginning.

      Centre Stage for light

      Light + Building

      20.01.2020

      It is also often nice if details stay invisible. Fully in accordance with the Bauhaus maxim – now a hundred years old.

      Integrating Design with Technology at ISE 2020

      ISE

      13.12.2019

      To create residential properties that deliver the best-integrated experience for homeowners as well as the right aesthetic fit, the design-build and home technology communities should work together to recognise the needs of the industry. ISE 2020 is

      Tech Tile: Casalgrande Padana

      Brand story

      Anna Winston

      10.12.2019

      For almost 60 years, porcelain stoneware manufacturer Casalgrande Padana has been investing heavily in research to extend the performance limits of ceramics in an architectural context.

      Game on: innovative visualisation at BIM World MUNICH

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      31.10.2019

      BIM technology is able to feed 3D technologies with a whole range of additional intelligent information – which opens up numerous new possibilities in the field of visualisation. At BIM World MUNICH this year, you’ll be able to see three

      BIMisation: how BIM is changing the construction industry

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      31.10.2019

      BIM World MUNICH will feature a comprehensive programme of events covering all aspects of Building Information Modeling. One of the focus points: How can digital transformation contribute to more sustainability in construction?

      Pulse generator: BIM World MUNICH

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      31.10.2019

      At BIM World MUNICH on 26 and 27 November, more than 200 exhibitors – established companies and start-ups alike – will present the latest tools and technologies for digitising the construction and real estate industries.

      And the livin' is easy: Busch-Jaeger

      Brand story

      Gerrit Terstiege

      15.08.2019

      German specialists in smart-building technology BUSCH-JAEGER have developed a multitude of networked products and services that impress with their simple, intuitive usability and discreet elegance.

      There's an app for that: new smart homes

      Peter Smisek

      07.08.2018

      Equipped with intelligent technologies, the latest cohort of smart homes are opening the door to easier and more efficient living.

      Facing the future: innovative facades

      Jaime Heather Schwartz

      07.08.2018

      Let’s face it. Sometimes you do judge a book by its cover. And a building by its facade. We bring you a selection of innovation-led architectural show-offs...

      Stand and deliver: RENZ

      Brand story

      Susanna Koeberle

      18.01.2017

      RENZ, based near Stuttgart, is the European market leader in post box systems. Their innovative myRENZbox makes receiving parcels much easier, for businesses and private customers alike.

      Smart Homes

      Katharina Sommer

      03.05.2016

      Digital technology is becoming increasingly embedded in the architectural fabric of the home. Sometimes foregrounded, occasionally centre-stage, but mostly taking an almost invisible back-seat.

      Coming Full Circle

      Brand story

      Ulrich Büttner

      25.01.2016

      Suspended ceilings made of mineral fibre-panels traditionally finish their life cycle on the rubbish tip. However, mineral-tile producer and market leader OWA, based in Amorbach, Germany, has developed a process for reclaiming and completely

      Here and Now: new wayfinding and place-making

      Richard Wolfströme

      23.10.2015

      Wayfinding and place-making is, well, going places. Graphic designer and place-making specialist Richard Wolfströme looks at what happens when 2D gives 3D architectural space that extra dimension.

      Parking Systems by Wöhr

      Brand story

      Ulrich Büttner

      27.01.2015

      When the first ‘modern automobile’ was introduced to the world, it was the year 1886. The ultramodern horseless vehicle would remain the exception for a number of years, and parking problems were unknown, and still a long way off. Wöhr was

      Where the Future Happens

      Orgatec Blog

      27.10.2014

      In September, we saw the launch of the eagerly anticipated Apple Watch. Much has already been said about the potential impact of this device on the worlds of consumer electronics, fashion, well-being and productivity. It’s certainly a step forward

      Heading into Virtual Worlds

      Orgatec Blog

      06.08.2014

      Without realising it, we’re on autopilot almost all of the time, filtering information aurally, physically and visually at an amazing rate. Our nerve impulses to and from the brain travel as fast as 250 miles per hour, faster than a Formula 1 car!

      Interior acoustics: Innovation inspiration

      Orgatec Blog

      03.04.2014

      Following take-off on a recent flight from Hong Kong to London – and just as I settle into my seat – a baby starts to scream! The commotion is coming from towards the back of the A380. I contemplate an entirely sleepless night flight and then