KBIS 2019 was action-packed. It was arguably one of the best highly-trafficked iterations of the architecture industry’s bigger kitchen and ablution barter show. Among the agitation to see every berth and booty in the complete best at the three-day event, Interior Architecture editor in arch Cindy Allen (@thecindygram) alert a arranged admirers by presenting a console altercation amid acclaimed architecture leaders as the KBIS 2019 keynote speaker.
Cindy led an agreeable altercation of key trends in the kitchen and ablution categories among Laura Bohn (@laurabohndesign) of Laura Bohn Architecture Associates, Adam Rolston (@theadamrolston) of INC Architecture & Design, and Alison Damonte (@alisondamonte) of Alison Damonte Design. Together, the four talked about leading trends, the accent of acquirements from both beginning and accustomed aptitude in the industry, and the widely-celebrated projects that landed Damonte and Rolston activity spotlights in the Autogenous Architecture Homes: Best of Kitchen and Bath issue.
Each trend was alien by a activity best by Cindy, beeline from the pages of the Best of Kitchen & Bath issue. Cindy presented trends in her signature, agreeable manner: “Let’s Get Stoned,” “Color My World,” Au Naturel,” “Back to Black,” and “Heavy Metal.” Cindy and the designers agilely discussed all bristles trends. If you couldn’t accomplish it to the keynote console alive at KBIS, you can apprehend the highlights discussed by Cindy, Bohn, Rolston, and Damonte, below.
With introductions established, Cindy opened with a discussion, “Let’s Get Stoned,” that is the use of accustomed bean to arm-twist allure and refinement. Nowhere in the Best of Kitchen & Bath issue was this bigger illustrated than in Harry Heissmann’s beauteous ‘blue mood’ ablution for a New York City townhouse.
Cindy again followed with examples of this trending use of bean from Bohn and Rolston’s portfolios. She assured the articulation with a new launch that represented the able trend against bean seen at KBIS: the Axor MyEdition faucet alternation from Phoenix.
Another trend Cindy accent in her keynote was “Color My World,” or the active use of blush to animate residential spaces, decidedly in the kitchen. “The association that do blush best, mix it with white. It’s a actual edited use of color,” Cindy said. Rolston agreed, adding, “Your kitchen is in your active allowance now, so why not accomplish it sexy?”
In the Best of Kitchen & Ablution issue, Ghislaine Viñas best translated the affect aggregate by Cindy and Rolston in her advised use of bright accents in the avant-garde kitchen of a Hamptons summer home.
Fittingly, Cindy advised the admirers to a glimpse of how Damonte’s own affected use of fleet dejected and commutual red accents in the kitchen of a La Honda abundance home accomplished a adult effect. “Color makes me happy,” Damonte said about her architecture ethos. “I approved to be a minimalist and embrace nature, and it doesn’t assignment for me!”
True Residential, according to Cindy, best embodied design’s allure against blush at KBIS 2019 with the new accession of a active emerald hue to its refrigerator customization palette.
The abutting trend Cindy alien was “Au Naturel,” or bringing the outdoors central in befitting with biophilic design. She showed how Tsao & McKown created a tranquil adept apartment that attenuated calm and alfresco active in the Best of Kitchen & Bath issue.
Bohn’s portfolio again took the spotlight as Cindy aggregate how the accustomed artist has formed to actualize agreeable spaces affiliated to the accustomed environment. One of Bohn’s projects complex creating a nature-inspired amplitude for a applicant with cats. Bohn’s high-design estimation of a amplitude that would acceptable her client’s felines complex bringing copse central the home for the bodies to climb. “You can’t get added accustomed than accepting a timberline in the house,” said Cindy. Timber is a alternating actual aspect abroad in Bohn’s residential project, too. “I had this abstraction and went to the lumberyard and got a allotment of wood, envisioning it as a base, again got a bloom basin and fabricated a bore out of it—and that is this bathroom,” explained Bohn.
Rolston, whose portfolio includes the acclaimed 1Hotel Brooklyn Bridge project, is additionally accustomed with the biophilic approach. The hotel’s antechamber appearance a active bank and all-embracing windows that affix the hotel’s autogenous with its exoteric adjacency to the East River. “1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge had to be alive of the ambience of Brooklyn and that architecture culture,” he said.
Cindy bankrupt the trend altercation by administration her final aces from KBIS that best embodied the trend against au naturel: the Avalon freestanding bathtub from the NativeStone Collection.
When all was said and done, Cindy bankrupt the panel, thanking the designers for abutting her in the altercation afore axis to the admirers with a few departing words.
“At the end of the day this was about trends. But I know, my designers, you guys don’t chase trends, you accomplish them. Be who you are. Fight to be original.”
Don’t absence out on KBIS 2019 coverage; analysis out the who’s who of KBIS Hall of Fame and get to apperceive all of the next-gen trends you can apprehend to see in kitchen and ablution in 2019.
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