KEUCO IXMO_solo thermostat: Absolute reduction to essentials

The sensation for the shower Minimalism means eliminating the unnecessary. Minimalism in the shower means, IXMO_solo. Thanks to innovative technology the fitting uniquely combines thermostat, stop valve, and a wall outlet for the shower hose, all functions in only one module. Operating it is easy and can be grasped intuitively. The water flow is regulated at the front, the temperature at the back, and ...

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One style – different functions

Holistic design is one of the great challenges for every planner/architect. It includes evaluating materialities, external appearance, the relationship between space and environment as well as the demands on the individual functional units and rooms. A deliberately chosen homogeneity of individual design objects is as often desired as it is sought in vain. The three German brands FSB, Gira and KEUCO joined forces 20 ...

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Exhibition: Invisible Landscapes

Explore how virtual-reality technologies will transform how we design, look at, and interact with the world around us. Since the 1970s, when the first virtual-reality technologies started being used for medical, military, industry and entertainment purposes, architects have speculated about the possibilities that working with these technologies could bring to architecture. Today, virtual, augmented and mixed reality are blurring the boundaries between the physical ...

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Biennale Arte 2019

The 58th International Art Exhibition, titled May You Live In Interesting Times, will take place from 11 May to 24 November 2019 (Pre-opening on 8, 9, 10 May). The title is a phrase of English invention that has long been mistakenly cited as an ancient Chinese curse that invokes periods of uncertainty, crisis and turmoil; „interesting times“, exactly as the ones we live in ...

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Biennale Architettura 2020 curated by Hashim Sarkis

The Board of La Biennale di Venezia, upon the recommendation of President Paolo Baratta, appointed lebanese architect Hashim Sarkis as Director of the Architecture Sector, with the specific task of curating the 17th International Architecture Exhibition to be held in 2020. President Baratta stated: “We have appointed the Curator of the next Biennale Architettura 2020, within the timeframe needed for organizing the Exhibition and ...

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Exhibition: Futurebuild 2019

Futurebuild 2019,former ecobuild, brings together opinion-shapers, decision-makers and product innovators to explore the latest technologies and approaches in construction and debate the biggest issues facing the built environment – both in the UK and overseas. An unrivalled collection of world-leading suppliers present the latest industry developments and opportunities in the six themed Futurebuild Hubs. Many pavilions, feature builds and attractions including; the BEIS Innovation ...

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GIRA Plug & Light: Simply plug in and switch on

„Plug & Light“ denotes a light socket outlet onto which lights can be docked – a defined interface which unites power supply and light control. It makes indoor lighting „smart“ and lighting design flexible and simple at the same time. Particularly clever: The light socket outlet automatically detects the docked lights, which are held in the light socket outlet by a magnet. A special ...

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Mies van der Rohe re-interpreted: The FSB 1267 door-handle collection

The tribute FSB is paying to the great master coincides with the centenary of the Bauhaus: FSB 1267 is more than just a replica of an original Mies van der Rohe door handle, though: it embodies the formal thrust of its forebears whilst also equipping them for the requirements of contemporary architecture. Hartmut Weise has set his hand to creating a door-lever collection that ...

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IXMO SOLO from KEUCO

IXMO SOLO brings awarding-winning minimalism to the shower – A remarkably designed reduction to the essentials IXMO SOLO is truly a functional wonder: It is a unique combination of single-lever mixer and hose connection. The impressive little module intelligently blends innovative technology with minimalist design. „Many people talk about reduction in bathroom design, but few actually consistently put it into practice,“ says Hartmut Dalheimer, ...

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Installation: Ice Watch London by Olafur Eliasson

Twelve large blocks of ice cast off from the Greenland ice sheet are harvested from a fjord outside Nuuk and presented in a clock formation in a prominent public place by artist Olafur Eliasson. The work raises awareness of climate change by providing a direct and tangible experience of the reality of melting arctic ice. Ice Watch has been installed in four locations so ...

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