Spotlight: Architectural



Spotlight: Architectural

Alu by Chemetal

"We used the ALU product along the major circulation paths on Allsteel workstation panels in lieu of panel fabric. We were very happy with the material and results. Chemetal was great in helping to coordinate the use of its product on the Allsteel panels.”
—Elizabeth Lowrey, principal, Elkus Manfredi Architects

1. 3form introduces two Full Circle designs that incorporate indigenous raw materials related to rebuilding efforts after the Nepal earthquake. Kathali (shown) features wood shavings arranged in a harmonious pattern and stained with three neutral palettes. Lina includes bamboo dowels fused into the interlayers.

2. The Thermostatic Shower Panel from LENOVA is a sleek, sculpted system that includes a rain shower top, multiple body sprayers, and a handheld shower. Creating a spa-inspired experience, the single-handle design with adjustable sprayers and settings offers dual control over water flow and temperature.

3. These metal panels from AJK Design Studio are custom made in any size up to 5 x 10 feet. Available in a variety of materials and finishes, 16 patterns feature multidimensional spheres (shown), linear diamonds, vertical spires, helixes, and interlocking bangle motifs.

4. Tribeca from Hardware Renaissance features a striking contemporary design with a natural white patina. The distinctive, high-quality hardware adds that unexpected extra pop to elevate doors. Because of its durability, the fixtures can last for an extended period of time, reducing landfill waste.

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