Poggenpohl believe that the kitchen is a space for living. Following the vision of its founder, the company always designed its kitchens to make them places of gathering. The vision to create this space for socializing and living is at the heart of its designs. When Poggenpohl created the Island in 1960, the kitchen was no longer just a place for cooking; it became a place of interaction and pleasure. The company transformed not only the dynamicity of the kitchen, but the mere concept of it. Built for a lifetime of use, Poggenpohls kitchens have transcended passing fashions to become iconic, at the meeting point of form and function.
The kitchen is a blissful place –
imm Cologne Part 3
The imm cologne furniture fair is currently making a comeback, not just thanks to efforts being made to once again provide dedicated labels and manufacturers with a sophisticated platform, but also because of its grand new kitchen show, "Living Kitchen". While experienced trade fair visitors may have wondered what the name referred to ("the kitchen is alive" or perhaps "living the kitchen"?) one thing is clear: Kitchens are the new hot topic that electrifies professional visitors and the general public alike.
Selected Exhibitors at imm cologne 2011
At the beginning of every year the trade fair imm cologne presents new international home trends. We present the list of selected manufacturers to found out which exhibitors they are, and where you can find them.
A house with one room
If you look up the term single-room house in the specialist literature, you will find a simple sentence explaining this type of dwelling: the single room is the simplest way to divide up a groundplan, as it entails a house with no inside walls or separate rooms.