Designing a kitchen requires a sensible method, one emphasizing productiveness and utility, concerns akin to a effectively designed dwelling workplace or thoughtfully deliberate storage workshop. Additionally they have to function equally to a effectively organized closet, providing ample and accessible storage. And more and more, kitchens are additionally the place family and friends simply hangout all all through the day, changing into the de facto “front room” of the house, so they should feel and look good. That’s so much to ask of a single house. These concerns are all addressed by SWNA’s Dancing Grid, a modular kitchen system incorporating six completely different useful tiles to grid out numerous varieties and features throughout vertical and horizontal planes. And attractively so.
Designed for Liberal Workplace, the Dancing Grid wall shelf’s numerous sized and formed tiles are every formed to suit right into a wall panel group system. Sectioned into customizable storage features, 3D-printed kitchen accent modules lock into place to supply a seemingly infinite quantity of storage choices, permitting its proprietor to maneuver parts as wanted.
One instance is the system’s Hoook tile, a rectilinear part made to overhang both dealing with upward or downward length-wise. This shallow lipped design solely permits the choice to hold utensils or safe add-on shelving, but in addition could be put in with strip LED lighting to light up the work floor beneath.
As a substitute of including one other colour, the designers made a subtly angled Shaded tile, creating the appearance of one other hue utilizing an interaction of sunshine and shadow throughout surfaces.
SWNA additionally designed a bigger form, the In-Out tile. Aesthetically complementary to its smaller tiled siblings, the In-Out tile is designed to curve alongside the sides of the Dancing Grid kitchen island, providing the choice to fully forgo the standard sink for an all-tile basin (no particulars how the grout is designed to face up to this form of kitchen cleansing responsibility usually tasked to a steel sink).
Like the concept? Lots of the useful attributes of the Dancing Grid kitchen could be present in an actual life counterpart, IKEA’s SUNNERSTA collection. It’s a superb factor as a result of SWNA’s modular kitchen tile system is barely a TBA idea.