Industry Trends in Kitchen Design

Industry Trends in Kitchen Design

Course Description

This course will identify key trends on the horizon that relate to kitchen design and product specification. The course will cover advances in appliance, fixture, finish and material technology, as well as trends in space planning and kitchen connectivity.

AIA/NKBA Credit: 1 LU *
Posted: April 2015
Sponsor: Jenn-Air
Subjects: Kitchens
Cost: Free of Charge
* Quiz required for AIA

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain current thinking in kitchen planning, including zone design and universal design.
  2. Discuss technological innovations in kitchen appliances and fixtures.
  3. Identify new and innovative finishes and materials used in kitchen design.
  4. Explore the idea of kitchen connectivity and automation, including web enabled kitchen appliances, digital interfaces, and interactive applications.

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