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KARL-OTTO / Portable Sink


Given the fact, that handling a bucket at the sink always leads to a lot of unwelcome splashing and swamping, optimizing this process seemed to be a challenging task. The resulting product therefore consists of two corresponding units: a constantly mounted basic sink and a portable vessel, that can easily be moved and reinstalled and who‘s bottom outlet allows draining the water directly into the spout. As for the design of KARL-OTTO, main goal was adapting familiar details from classic rough outdoor buckets and taps to the pure aesthetics of a home bathroom. KARL-OTTO is thus especially designated for home and personal care appliances.


Hochschule für Gestaltung

Hochschule für Gestaltung
Schwäbisch Gmünd
Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany



Landshut, Germany

Theresa Skalitzky Veronika Gierke