Intensive cooperation: LAUFEN’s original bathroom concepts are created together with famous designers and architects – their creativity and vision open up new design dimensions for LAUFEN.
The internationally acclaimed and eclectic designer Patricia Urquiola reveals the third generation of Laufen's Saphirkeramik Project: Sonar. She is taking the extraordinary material with great sensitivity into a third dimension.
Laufen Pro is a comprehensive bathroom range, which offers the ideal solution for every spatial situation and requirement and also reflects the building values of the current generation. Industrial design is the modern answer to the once revolutionary idea that everyone has a right to enjoy beautiful forms.
Kartell, the Italian brand and world leader in the industrial production of furniture and interior design items made of high quality plastic, and Swiss bathroom specialist Laufen, one of the world’s leading companies in the production of high end ceramics for the bathroom, are pleased to announce that they have signed an agreement for the design, production and world distribution of a complete new line dedicated to the bathroom under the Kartell by Laufen brand name. The artistic direction for the whole project has been entrusted to architects Ludovica+Roberto Palomba, the internationally famous designers and trendsetters for bathroom ware.
SaphirKeramik is used when a design includes very delicate, thin-walled shapes and tight radii, which in the past were generally realized using mineral casting, glass or enamelled steel. The innovative and valuable SaphirKeramik formulation gives the starting material unprecedented possibilities and scope in terms of material design.
Alessi One is a bathroom design that has cast its spell over the home design world for years: It is characterised by a timeless form, sparkling imagination and a hint of eccentricity. This design award-winning ensemble is the creation of Italian designer star, Stefano Giovannoni.
Immaculate objects with simple lines and delicate yet extremely stable walls conjure up an elegant, inviting and almost weightless look. A new
interpretation of classic forms which doesn‘t just touch the hearts of hard-line purists.
A material that offers new possibilities, a Designer who pursues new ways, a connection that creates new worlds. For a bathing experience that awakens unknown emotions. With his evolutionary designs, Konstantin Grcic architecturally stages the revolutionary SaphirKeramik from LAUFEN, thereby completing the bathroom collection VAL. Clear geometric lines, extremely
narrow edges and finely textured surfaces united in harmony, open up a unique category of bathroom culture.
A timeless classic, designed for the future. palace has evolved into a versatile bathroom suite, while retaining its signature feature: washbasins that can be cut to size and fit snugly into every bathroom layout. today, palace is at home both in private bathrooms and the hotel bathrooms of this world. a celebration of ceramics which showcases its strong qualities in both environments.
With the introduction of the successful Laufen PALOMBA COLLECTION in 2005 the famous Italian designers Ludovica and Roberto Palomba created a design language that the couple describe as a “fingerprint of nature”. The tension between rigorous geometrical and organic shapes is typical of the entire collection, and ensures that all elements can be combined with one another.
If recent editions have favoured geometrical shapes,