How Kohler’s incomparable innovation and craftsmanship are breaking norms

Kohler's focus on bold design, personalised wellness and immersive experiences creates incomparable creations

Kohler x SR_A FuoriSalone Terminal 02

Kohler Company, a stalwart in kitchen and bath product design globally, is redefining the status quo in the realms of innovation and craftsmanship. With a rich heritage spanning 150 years, Kohler has become synonymous with breakthrough designs and cutting-edge technologies that cater to the evolving needs of architects, designers and discerning end-users.

The company’s approach transcends mere functionality – its focus is on crafting immersive experiences and embracing a holistic wellness philosophy. The company’s comprehensive range of designs, materials, finishes and patterns at INDEX 2024 Dubai showcases a commitment to fulfilling lifestyles and pushing creative boundaries year after year.

Kohler x SR_A at Fuorisalone Terminal 02 | identity
Kohler x SR_A at Fuorisalone Terminal 02

In the modern bathroom, the fusion of technology and design is paramount. Kohler’s smart toilets and bidet seats, exemplified by the new Leap™ smart toilet and the elegant Veil™ smart toilet, seamlessly integrate advanced functionalities without compromising on aesthetic appeal. At the forefront of innovation is the Formation 02 – a collaboration with designer Samuel Ross, reimagining the Eir™ smart toilet as a functional work of art. 

Kohler x identity | Veil Black Smart Toilet
Veil Black Smart Toilet

“Kohler, with its new designs and partnership, such as with SR_A, is bringing unexpected designs to the fore, exemplifying Kohler’s history of design and innovation excellence,” says Olivier Lefebvre, President, Kohler EMEA. “We are combining our industrial expertise and technological prowess with strong belief in the power of creativity.”

The Kallista Bandeau collection is defined by elegant oval contours and embellishments each carefully carved from a single piece of marble
Rista, a 3D-printed bathroom sink

Kohler’s colour leadership, rooted in a legacy dating back to 1927, continues to inspire. The Heritage Colors collection, featuring archival green hues like Fresh Green, Aspen Green, and Teal, pays homage to the brand’s historic colour palette while infusing modern-day designs with a touch of nostalgia and natural vibrance. Colours evoke emotions, and Kohler’s commitment to wellness is evident in its integrated showering systems like the Anthem+™ digital showering system. Empowering users with control over water delivery, temperature and personalised settings through the KOHLER Konnect™ app or voice commands, the product demonstrates the brand’s expertise in seamlessly blending technology with well-being. The company’s pursuit of innovation and craftsmanship is exemplified by the 3D-printed Rista™ vessel bathroom sink. Combining digital technology with traditional expertise, this expressive sink sets a new standard in the industry, showcasing Kohler’s dedication to pushing boundaries and creating thought-provoking yet functional everyday objects.

Kohler Teal Artifacts | identity
Teal Artifacts

Kohler’s relentless focus on bold design, personalised wellness and immersive experiences has resulted in incomparable creations that transcend the ordinary. As the company continues to evolve and innovate, it remains a beacon of inspiration for the design community, shaping environments and inspiring future generations of creators.

Kohler | Iron Plains Wading Pool Capsule Collection | identity
Iron Plains Wading Pool Capsule Collection

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