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Legendary German kitchen manufacturer Bulthaup designed this unique kitchen furniture system b2. The simple and minimal kitchen design includes a free standing island/worktop/hob/sink area with two cabinets for tools, crockery and appliances. Following is the information provided by the designer, “With the bulthaup b2 kitchen workshop, we are radically rethinking the concept of the kitchen and cooking. All key functions are concentrated in three elements: Kitchen workbench with work area, cook top and water point, complemented by two tool cabinets for appliances, crockery, tools and supplies. A kitchen for pioneers in the art of thinking and living.
Bulthaup b2 embodies the essence of what makes a kitchen. Therefore, at the beginning, the actual space required in kitchen cabinets was determined as was the amount of cooking tools, crockery and appliances needed. The important items were separated from the unimportant ones, and the greatest possible concentration on the essentials was achieved through perfect order, clarity and closeness to hand.
Bulthaup b2 permits change. Each of the three timeless, flexible and enduring modern elements is a piece of furniture within the living space. These items can be re-combined, moved and added to again and again. Technology is always present, but deliberately hidden behind closed doors. When the cabinets are open, the whole cosmos of the kitchen unfurls at a glance. When the doors are closed and the workbench is cleared, the three pieces of furniture transform into pure, stand-alone units.”