October 4, 2023

Emil Eve Architects designs small kitchen with space-saving appliances

Dezeen has teamed up with Neff to fee London studio Emil Eve Architects to style…

Dezeen has teamed up with Neff to fee London studio Emil Eve Architects to style and design a modest modern day kitchen area working with the German brand’s area-conserving appliances, such as an oven with a completely retractable oven doorway.

To coincide with the 20th anniversary of the brand’s Slide & Disguise oven, which capabilities an oven door that slides absent below the appliance, Neff and Dezeen teamed up with Emil Eve Architects to develop a style and design for a contemporary kitchen for town properties exactly where area is restricted.

Man using Neff Slide & Hide oven in contemporary green-coloured kitchen
The Slide & Hide oven functions a door that can “vanish” below the appliance to acquire straightforward accessibility to meals

The structure aims to balance smart and purposeful design and style that saves area in an imaginative and modern model.

“Good and useful structure will not have to suggest tedious. We enjoy to bring an component of enjoyable to cooking with our appliances,” explained Neff.

“Room in town centres comes at a cost, so when that room is limited, structure and features is vital to enjoy the household you dwell in.”

Technical drawing of Emil Eve Architect's small kitchen design
The kitchen area was developed to optimise room in scaled-down city houses

Emil Eve Architects developed the design and style with the eyesight of developing a kitchen area area for making ready and sharing foodstuff, exactly where cooking and taking in is a social encounter to leisurely expend time.

The guiding principle driving the structure was to blend performance and ergonomics and to maximise area for lesser city properties. The structure attributes generous shelving for storage and shows, utilizing goods that have the capability to seamlessly slide all the things absent – even the appliances.

“We have tremendously relished the obstacle of working with Neff to produce a kitchen area style for a town centre house, wherever house is at a high quality, but layout does not want to be,” claimed the studio.

Woman cutting vegetables in contemporary green-coloured kitchen
The kitchen options sufficient shelving for storage and displays and appliances that can be compacted absent

Neff describes its Slide & Hide oven as the “only oven with a thoroughly retracting doorway” that not only frees up area in the kitchen, but also allows end users to get up shut to the food stuff to add final-moment additions and makes it possible for buyers to properly retrieve dishes devoid of chance of acquiring burns.

The built-in oven options a sliding doorway made to “vanish” in a person swift motion by using a rotating take care of. It arrives in stainless steel or graphite grey with the option of incorporating steam functions, eco-thoroughly clean, touch display displays or be connected with Neff House Join app, which allows buyers to command residence appliances remotely by means of voice instructions.

“It really is more than just a specialized item, it has a kind of playful ingredient, and it really is merely enjoyment to use,” said Neff vice president of design and style Ralf Grobleben.

Plan drawing of small kitchen design and balcony by Emil Eve Architects
The structure centres around a kitchen area island with very easily accessible storage

The kitchen features a central island as a up to date acquire on a classic farmhouse kitchen table. The island is geared up with a sequence of drawers and open up shelves the place anything is very easily obtainable.

The standard kitchen area yard is replaced with a richly planted balcony, developed to be a tiny but productive place elevated higher than the town.

The architects blended large-quality elements including lively stained strong timber fronts that contrast with uncovered powder-coated metal and stainless metal operate surfaces.

Founded in 1877, Neff develops and creates developed-in residence appliances for present day kitchens. Its goods selection from ovens, hobs, extractor hoods to refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers and espresso devices.

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This write-up was composed by Dezeen as part of a partnership with Neff. Uncover out far more about Dezeen partnership material below.