Walking the halls at Messe Frankfurt is an overwhelming experience with ISH 2019 impressions piling up in heads and cell phones left and right. The leading trade fair ISH 2019 on water, heating, and air conditioning is a great source of inspiration with a bit of
The 2,500 exhibitors present their latest products, services, and innovations at well-designed booths. The ISH 2019 impressions come together in the areas of trends, designs, colors, health, wellness, and digitalization.
Especially the digitalization is taking up a large section in the trade show and gains more
The overall ISH 2019 impressions are of a slightly more technical nature than the usual interior design shows. The excellent designs, color trends, as well as the display of high-quality materials, makes ISH certainly a great place to pick up new ideas and solutions. Traditional materials such as steel and cast iron have a strong comeback in contemporary design.
The ‘Design Plus’ competition organized by the ‘Design and Life’ initiative, Messe Frankfurt, the German Design Council, and Germany Chambers of Industry and Commerce is a leading design competition in Germany. This year, the jury picked 37 products that stood out for their intelligent technologies, functionalities, and aesthetics. And let’s not forget precision – this is a German competition after all.
18 Germany companies and designers and 19 international companies and designers received the ‘Design Plus powered by ISH’ awards and accolades on the first day of the trade show. The products are displayed during the length of the show.
In addition to the trends and design, ISH 2019 is an excellent benchmark for sustainable design and development, and energy efficiency.
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Messe Frankfurt GmbH / Pietro Sutera, Jochen Guenther, Petra Welzel