Next Chapter Meeting
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
5:30pm - 8:30pm
NAR FINE CARPENTRY INC.
4420 Town Center Blvd, Suite 130
El Dorado Hills, CA 9572
Presentation: “European Kitchen Fundamentals”
Speaker: Oliver Aden
This presentation will focus on the various elements of European kitchen design.
The historical significance of European kitchen design with a comparison of U.S. versus European manufacturing methods and materials will be explored. In addition, we will discuss key components of minimalist kitchen design and identify the trends that are shaping the future of the industry.
Learn about maximizing kitchen storage options and organization of kitchen tools and food supplies. Recognize the emerging sustainability standards relating to cabinet materials, such as new trends in lacquers, protected woods, and other alternatives. Lastly, we will identify the improvements of ergonomics in European kitchen design.
Oliver Aden, a German native, started in the residential design business, specializing in kitchens in 1994 in Germany. Since then he has operated kitchen showrooms in Germany, Honolulu, Sacramento, San Francisco and Montreal. Oliver’s designs have been featured in local and national magazines, TV features, and received numerous awards for innovation and design aesthetic. He is passionate about contemporary European design as well as timeless and transitional styles. Oliver is currently managing the Nar Fine Carpentry, Inc. showroom in El Dorado Hills.
We look forward to seeing you there!
This presentation qualifies for 0.1 CEU.