[Eurocucina 2010 Review]
Continuing with Elica hoods for 2010 right where we left off, these new and quite startling designs are sure to capture your attention. Elica ventilation hoods come in many innovative shapes, often unusual and daring, that even the most selective consumer would certainly find a ventilation hood that fits his or her taste and decor of that modern kitchen. Designed for European markets, these hoods may never find the way to North America.
Island vent hood with soft open shape, composed of two steel rings with perimeter suction system, controlled by simple and intuitive rotary knob.
These kitchen ventilation hoods were designed to appeal to your emotion while keeping operation at the simplest. Interactive design calls for relationship between the owner and the object, a new concept that provides a direct contact with no the control panel. Three large element located on the hood surface, are activated by hand for the desired amount of light or air to be sucked.
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Telescopic Wizard extends toward the range top, giving light and providing air aspiration. The canopy is a large polymer lamp in white, black and silver colour. Equipped with a remote control shaped like the hood itself, the ventilation hood was conceptually developed by Elica Gutmann in Germany and is characterized by the renunciation of mass production in favour of the single and small series.
These ventilation hoods available in two models, 80cm wide full size Skin and 55cm wide Mini Skin for smaller kitchens. Either hood comes with LED rotary controls. Skin represents the simple yet innovative solution for an object that enhances the original essence of the product and highlights the technologically advanced aspiration. Filter is made of perforated steel for easy cleaning.
A large shell constructed of curved wood strips allows ambient lighting and hides a potent extraction system. The sucked air undergoes three stage filtration – the the metal filter removes larger impurities, the charcoal filters remove odour causing particles and the HEPA filter absorbs dust, pollen and bacteria particles as small as 0.1 microns. The purified air is then released into the kitchen environment. Operated by elegant pendant Magic Wand or a remote control.
Elegant downdraft ventilation hood, Seagull provides maximum efficiency and space optimization. Such ergonomically designed hoods offer customizable aspiration and unique design, leaving above-the-hob space free. Developed by Elica Gutmann in Germany this hood is the result of a progression of ideas consistently oriented towards efficiency, with a style that meets the needs of modern life.
Cloud Nine is the new ceiling ventilation hood from Elica that evokes the lightness and brightness of a sky light. A discrete linear appliance, it functions quietly and effectively, thanks to the perimeter suction system operated by remote control. Made of white glass, these hoods create and disseminate a clear light and relaxing atmosphere in any environment that evokes feelings of comfort, as in an outdoor space.
These versatile ventilation hoods come in pyramid or cube shape, wall or island design and can be installed in a way to fit your exact needs. The painted tempered glass ensures durability and also makes a striking point, creating special atmosphere with soft halogen lights controlled by Magic Wand which also activates hood blower.
Anthropomorphic design manifests the desire to play and irony of the human body while seeking a meeting point between form and function. Ergonomic design maximizes the pleasure, comfort and functionality for daily use and, in an organic way, involves the man in the conduct of the actions. The hood Butler shows its hands as that iconic servant, a butler who supports your household. Butler is always at your service, maintaining light and clean air.
This multifunctional object is a unique kitchen hood that incorporates air filtering, light and sound. Air4Ear enhances the quality of environmental design and introduces a new experiential value, the immersive sound, defined as the condition of sensory perception highly naturalized and able to induce an intense and careful awareness of one’s perception. It creates an enveloping auditory perception of a stream, rain and other sounds of nature.
Starlight is a spherical lamp studded with crystals, a multitude of faceted glass tesserae, multiplying the light giving it a unforgetable shiny effect. A halogen lamp enables Starlight to illuminate with a directed beam of light while the crystals radiate light and reflections, and small LEDs create unique colour effects. Choose the colour of light to reflect emotional state of the moment and to positively influence the mood just like with colour therapy. A perfect combination of design, functionality and comfort, it comes with Magic Wand control or an optional remote control. Starlight is used with Elica Star extractor hood.
Both, Pure Wave and Pure Ola can be used as gourgeous stainless steel lamps or integrated with compact Elica Evolution air purification system to create stunning ventilation hoods like elegant Ola. The extracted air undergoes three stage filtration including the HEPA filter which absorbs dust, pollen and bacteria particles as small as 0.1 microns. Both are activated with the elegant stem Magic Wand with soft-touch technology or with a remote control to manage the air purification rate. Elica.