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June 2017

Town library, Schorndorf
1st prize for Ippolito Fleitz Group

Our design succeeded in impressing the jury in the competition for the refurbishment and extension of Schorndorf town library, and we are very happy to have won first prize.

Town library, Schorndorf / 1st prize for Ippolito Fleitz Group

May 2017

REDesign Award, Shanghai
Three Awards for IFG

One of the coveted gold awards was given to the DAS GERBER, Stuttgart. Merit Awards went to Solo West, Frankfurt and Town Hall Schorndorf. The prize was founded by the Chinese real estate industry to award projects that serve the emerging real estate market in China as a role model for sustainable, identity-building design.

REDesign Award, Shanghai / Three Awards for IFG

April 2017

Design talk at Milan Design Week
MINDS: Reshaping Hospitality

Magazine FRAME is hosting a three-day discussion series during the Salone del Mobile Milan. Peter Ippolito will be talking with Jesus Ilinares (Andreu World) and Natali Canas del Pozo (El Equipo Creativo) on 6 April (venue: Room Mate Hotel Giulia, 6 pm).

March 2017

INsider Award 2016
A place on the podium

The INsider Award is presented by magazine AIT and Carpet Concept and honours the top interior designers. In second place this year: our Senior Designer Tim Lessmann. Congratulations, Tim! And greetings and thanks go to Klaus Schmidhuber in Munich, who, together with Robert Piotrowski, was responsible for the nominations.

March 2017

DESIGN SHANGHAI 2017
IFG Virtual Reality Experience

We just joined Asia’s leading international design event Design Shanghai. In collaboration with VR start-up Dimension 5 (Singapore/Nanjing), we presented a virtual journey through one of our luxury residential projects currently under construction in Shanghai.

February 2017

iF DESIGN Awards 2017
Four of ours

The vote is in: four of our projects have won awards in this year’s iF Design Awards. Our apartments P155 and House Benz are amongst the winners in the ›Residential apartment‹ category, Dada Jewellery received an award in ›Retail architecture‹, and our new Corporate Architecture for Maredo wins in the ›Restaurant‹ category.

iF DESIGN Awards 2017 / Four of ours

December 2016

SWR film shoot
»Wohnträume« spotlights our residential projects

Television channel SWR is showcasing some of our apartments in an upcoming programme. Our clients will be having their say and we will be revealing what is most important to us when designing that most intimate of interior architecture spaces. »Wohnträume« will be aired on Thursday, 12 January at 9pm on SWR.

December 2016

Best of Year awards
Three awards in three categories

Following the award ceremony for this year’s »Best of Year« awards by New York magazine »Interior Design«, three of our projects can consider themselves honourees: Maisonette P155 (Residence Category: Apartment – Large), Motel One Campus Restaurant (Hospitality Category: Casual Dining) and Drubba Moments (Retail Category: Accessories).

October 2016

Orgatec 2016
We put our stamp on three trade fair presences

Our work is represented a whole three times at Cologne’s Orgatec (from 25 to 29 October 2016). RE/WORK – Moments of Inspiration is a special exhibition at the invitation of Orgatec in which we consider communication in the working world (hall 11.2). And once again we have designed exhibition stands for Brunner (hall 8.1) and Walter Knoll (hall 10.2).

September 2016

White Monkey und Maredo
Restaurants for a new and an old brand

Autumn begins with two new restaurant openings: Leipzig welcomes White Monkey, a new restaurant concept from Marché International. We have also designed a new Corporate Architecture for the established steakhouse chain Maredo. The first new-look restaurant to launch will be the Berlin branch at Gendarmenmarkt.

White Monkey und Maredo / Restaurants for a new and an old brand

August 2016

red dot award
Award for Motel One

In the challenge for the red ball we are happy to have received an award for our Motel One Campus Restaurant, which we realised for the hotel chain at their Munich headquarters. The restaurant forms an interface between the hotel and the company headquarters for which we also designed the office space.

August 2016

darc awards
Bolon wins its category

mondo*arc and darc magazine – both heavyweights of the international lighting design press – recognise exceptional lighting design projects with their joint award. Our flagship store for Bolon Eyewear in Shanghai wins the category ‹Best Interior Lighting Scheme – Low Budget›.

July 2016

Architecture prize ‹Colour – Structure – Surface› 2016
Nomination for Innocean

Every two years, the magazine AIT and the manufacturer Caparol award the architecture prize ‹Farbe – Struktur – Oberfläche› (Colour – Structure – Surface). This year the judges shortlisted our project Innocean Headquarters Europe.

June 2016

The new centre of Berlin
Our Berlin studio relocates to Potsdamer Straße

We were surprised ourselves how quickly we grew out of the Berlin office space we moved into only a year ago. Since June we are now at Potsdamer Straße 91 in Schöneberg. We now have plenty of space. At least to begin with, because we’re actively recruiting once more. Take a look at our Career page to find out more.

The new centre of Berlin / Our Berlin studio relocates to Potsdamer Straße

May 2016

Jury duty calls
Prestigious awards have requested our design expertise

Peter Ippolito is both jury chairman at the DDC Award in the category Space/Architecture and jury member at this year’s »DETAIL Preis«. While Tilla Goldberg heads the jury at the ADC competition in the Spatial Communication category.

Jury duty calls / Prestigious awards have requested our design expertise

May 2016

Nominations become winners
IAI Design Award and Light Design Awards

The following projects are now prize winners: Das GERBER is official »Retail Project of the Year« at the Lighting Design Awards in London and Bolon has been awarded a German Light Design Award for best international project. We are particularly thrilled for SOLO WEST, which was awarded the IAI Best Design Award in Beijing and received a special citation for Creative Lighting Effects at the GE Edison Awards in San Diego.

Nominations become winners / IAI Design Award and Light Design Awards

April 2016

A+ Awards
Nomination for Das GERBER

The international architecture platform Architizer has nominated Das GERBER for its prestigious A+ Awards in the shopping centre category. The public has until mid-April to vote for the winners in an online poll.

March 2016

Lighting design awards
Successful collaboration with Pfarré Lighting Design

Our projects realised in collaboration with Munich-based lighting designer Gerd Pfarré are in the race for various awards. Bolon and Das GERBER have been nominated in the retail category of the London Lighting Design Awards. Bolon is also hoping to win an award for ‹Best international project› at the German Prize for Lighting Design.

Lighting design awards / Successful collaboration with Pfarré Lighting Design

March 2016

IAI Design Award
Three projects are nominated

Sponsor of the IAI Design Award is the Asia Pacific Designers Federation – a network of design-oriented colleges and institutions. Our projects Das GERBER, Solo West and Innocean are nominated for the finale. The award ceremony will be held at the Bird’s Nest National Stadium Cultural Centre in Beijing in May.

February 2016

iF DESIGN AWARDS 2016
Three awards for our studio

Often we wait in vain for snow in January, but we can be sure that the iF Awards come around regularly. This year we are thrilled to have received awards for Bolon, Solo West and Motel One. So all in all, we have received this sought-after design award a whole 43 times since 2005.

December 2015

Hall of Fame gala
A long night in New York

On 2 December 2015, Peter Ippolito and Gunter Fleitz entered the illustrious ranks of Interior Design Hall of Fame. Ippolito Fleitz and three other studios – CetraRuddy, Studio O+A and Wynn Design and Development – were accorded this tremendous honour this year. 1300 guests attended the celebration gala night at the legendary Waldorf Astoria in New York.

December 2015

Best in 10 Awards
Award for our SPIEGEL canteen

To mark the 10th year of its »Best of Year Awards«, Interior Design compiled a retrospective of the last decade and elected its very Best of Best. Our SPIEGEL canteen was amongst the Best of Best as the most beautiful cafeteria.

December 2015

Christmas sparkle
Double bronze at the DDC

Three of our projects collected prizes at this year’s DDC Award, and two of them were particularly glittering ones: Bolon and Solo West both walked off with bronze.

Christmas sparkle / Double bronze at the DDC

November 2015

DDC Award Good Design 15
Three awards for Ippolito Fleitz

Our studio collected a total of three of the 19 awards in the space category of this year’s Deutscher Designer Club DDC competition. Awards were given to our projects for Bolon, Solo West and the GERBER.

DDC Award Good Design 15 / Three awards for Ippolito Fleitz

October 2015

Interior Design Hall of Fame
Ippolito Fleitz is the first German interior design studio to be listed

The magazine ‘Interior Design’ calls its Hall of Fame the ‘Oscars of the interior architecture industry’. This December, four studios are joining the prestigious list that has existed for the past 31 years. We are thrilled to be one of them and the first ever interior design studio from Germany.

September 2015

darc awards 2015
Prize for the GERBER

The awards of international trade magazines darc and mondo*arc celebrate exceptional projects in the field of lighting design. The GERBER was awarded second prize in the »Best Interior Scheme: High Budget« category.

June 2015

Corporate Design Award
Nomination for Brunner Orgatec

This prestigious award is a key benchmark of Corporate Design in the German creative industry. We are thrilled that our trade stand for Brunner at the Orgatec 2014 has been nominated for an award in the »Corporate Staging« category.

May 2015

Bolon Corporate Architecture
First flagship store open

Bolon is one of the leading spectacles manufacturers in Asia. They commissioned us to design a new brand architecture. The first fruits of the collaboration are now ripe in the form of the Shanghai flagship store, which opened on 1 May.

May 2015

GE Edison Awards
Award of Merit for Drees & Sommer Stuttgart

The US lighting manufacturer GE Lighting awards a prize for exceptional use of lighting in architectural projects. Our Drees & Sommer Stuttgart project received an Award of Merit in cooperation with our colleagues, lighting designers Lichtwerke GmbH.

April 2015

Exhibit Design Awards
Gold and silver

We have become regular guests at this award, which is given by EXHIBITOR Magazine. This year we were doubly successful in the «International Designer» category. Our stand for WALTER KNOLL was awarded gold, while our Brunner stand was awarded silver. Both exhibition presences were developed for the Cologne Orgatec.

Exhibit Design Awards / Gold and silver

February 2015

Artravel Awards 2015
The Pegasus soars again

The French architecture and design magazine Artravel bestows yearly awards for excellent design. This year our Pegasus home desk that we designed for ClassiCon has won the ‹Desk› category.

January 2015

iF Design Award 2015
Three winning projects

We were happy to accept three awards at this year’s iF Design Award. Our exhibition stands could almost be said to have a tradition of being successful in these awards. And this year the stands for Walter Knoll at the Orgatec and Burkhardt Leitner constructiv at the EuroShop came up trumps. We were also thrilled to win the brand new residential category with our Loft ESN.

iF Design Award 2015 / Three winning projects

December 2014

SPACE magazine
Studio featured in Chinese design magazine

The Chinese design magazine SPACE is publishing a long-length feature on our studio in its December issue. A selection of projects will be presented across a full 116 pages.

SPACE magazine / Studio featured in Chinese design magazine

November 2014

Football fans are coming home
New club restaurant for VfB Stuttgart

On 14 November, a new club restaurant for Stuttgart’s famous football club opened in the immediate vicinity of the football stadium. Inside the »1893« we relate the history of the club through archive photos, memorabilia, famous quotes and lots of red/white. VfB fans now have a new spiritual home and Stuttgart residents have another great place to eat.

Football fans are coming home / New club restaurant for VfB Stuttgart

November 2014

DDC Award ‹Gute Gestaltung 15›
Awards for four projects

Multidisciplinary success in three different categories at this year’s award! The Pegasus Home Desk wins the ‹Product› category, Rösle is awarded in the ‹Corporate Communication› category and our office world for Innocean and exhibition stand for Burkhardt Leitner at this year’s EuroShop were both successful in the ‹Space/Architecture› category.

October 2014

W&V agency ranking
Ippolito Fleitz comes in fourth

Trade magazines W&V and Horizont have compiled a ranking of Germany’s most creative agencies in the fields of live communication and spatial communication in cooperation with the FAMAB Association. The ranking is based on previous successes in different awards. We are excited to make 4th place with a fabulous 70 points.

October 2014

GinYuu
New Corporate Architecture for restaurant chain

Up-coming restaurant chain GinYuu serves pan-Asian/pacific cuisine. It has opened its second restaurant in Stuttgart’s Milaneo shopping mall with a new Corporate Architecture developed by us. Further restaurant openings are planned for 2015 in five German cities.

September 2014

The GERBER
New shopping mall is inaugurated

After a construction period of almost two and a half years, the GERBER is scheduled to open on 23 September. We were invited to design the interior and a guidance system for the mall. With 86 new shops and restaurants, Stuttgart’s city centre now has so much more to offer consumers.

September 2014

MADEby ranking
Ippolito Fleitz Group in top place

MADEby magazine has issued a ranking of top interior design studios. We were thrilled to make top place in the July issue. And we’re in good company: We share this honour with Nosigner, Jun Igarashi and Trahan Architects.

July 2014

Hugo Häring Prize 2014
Award for Schorndorf Town Hall

This prestigious prize from the Baden-Württemberg Association of German Architects (BDA) has been awarded since 1969. Our Schorndorf Town Hall project was one of 19 projects to receive awards from the Stuttgart/Mittlerer Neckar regional group.

July 2014

Corporate Design Preis 2014
One commendation and one nomination

The Corporate Design Prize also appreciated several of our latest projects: Our comprehensive relaunch for the Russian consumer electronics retailer Technopark can celebrate its nomination in the category of «Brand Identity Designs». Meanwhile our exhibition stand for Armstrong was also awarded a «Commendation» in the category of «Orchestration of brands, companies, products».

July 2014

International Retail & Presentation Award 2014
Award for BORK

The trade journal AIT has organised a Retail & Presentation platform to commend exceptional projects in the retail sector. Our Corporate Architecture for Russian domestic appliances brand BORK received an award in the category of «Best Design Concept».

June 2014

Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany 2014
Nomination for Schorndorf Town Hall

The Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany is awarded each year by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. Our exhibition stand projects have won two silver awards in the last two years. This year, we are once again among the nominees in the communication design category, this time with our project Schorndorf Town Hall.

May 2014

German Light Design Prize 2014
Award for Drees & Sommer project

Our project Drees & Sommer Stuttgart, which was realised together with our lighting planner Stefan Hofmann (Lichtwerke Köln), has won the category ‘Office & Administration’ at the German Light Design Prize.

April 2014

Architecture Prize »Colour Structure Surface« 2014
Nomination for Not Guilty

Since 2004, paints manufacturer Caparol and magazine AIT have teamed up to sponsor an architecture prize, which is designed to commend »exemplary colour concepts in architecture«. A jury comprised of architects select the nominees. Jochen Hagen of Cubik^3 has put forward our project Not Guilty for the shortlist.

April 2014

Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2014
Our work at the Milan furniture exhibition

We feature twice at this year’s exhibition: ClassiCon spotlights its Pegasus Home Desk once more (hall 16, stand E30). And we designed an entire exhibition stand for Walter Knoll (hall 7, stand A27/A31).

March 2014

Exhibit Design Awards 2014
Edge Award for Armstrong exhibition stand

At the annual Exhibitor Design Awards exhibition stands from all around the world are awarded gold, silver and bronze. However the Edge Award for ‘Exhibit Design and Graphic Excellence’ is only ever awarded once. We are exceptionally proud of the fact that our Armstrong stand has won this prestigious award for the third time running.

February 2014

EuroShop Award 2014
Burkhardt Leitner constructive exhibition stand is ‘Best of Show’

EXHIBITOR Magazine awards prizes for the best exhibition stands during the EuroShop. Our stand for Burkhardt Leitner constructiv impressed the jury, winning ‘Best of Show’ in the medium-sized stands category.

February 2014

Page Creative Ranking 2014
From 31st to 14th place

Each year the magazine page is publishing its’ creative ranking which has become an important indicator for the design industry. With a jump from place 31 to 14 we’ve improved fantastic 17 places upon last year. One reason for this great performance is the huge number of iF communication awards that we’ve won in 2013 as well as our successful fair stands for Brunner, Janoschka and Armstrong which have been rewarded with many relevant prices.

February 2014

EuroShop 2014
New fair stand for Burkhardt Leitner constructiv

After the great success of our joint trade-fair appearance in the year 2011 which has been awarded with an IF communication award in gold we’re also staging Burkhardt Leitner’s exhibition stand at the EuroShop 2014. The trade fair takes place from the 16th to 20th February. Visit Burkhardt Leitner in hall 10, stand A74.

January 2014

iF awards 2014
3 x iF communication design and 1x iF packaging design

More than 2000 creatives from 55 countries submitted their work to this year’s iF awards. Our studio has been rewarded four times. At the iF communication awards our interior architects have been successful with the Schorndorf Town Hall, the restaurant WakuWaku and the fair stand for Armstrong DLW. Furthermore we received the iF packaging design award for the presentation bag that comprises Philippe Starck’s tap for AXOR/Hansgrohe.

iF awards 2014 / 3 x iF communication design and 1x iF packaging design

January 2014

Fair Stand for Walter Knoll at imm 2014
See you there in Hall 11.2, Stand H021/H011

We designed the fair stand of Walter Knoll for the international furniture fair in cologne 2014. The imm has opened its doors today and you will have the opportunity to visit Walter Knoll from 13th till 19th January. See you there in Hall 11.2, Stand H021/H011.

January 2014

Pegasus Home Desk for ClassiCon
Premier at the imm cologne 2014

The furniture manufacturer ClassiCon wants to find the future design classics. Our Pegasus Home Desk could become one of these. The secretary will be presented at the imm cologne. Visit ClassiCon in Hall 11.2, stand H030.

December 2013

Best of Year Awards 2013
Dual honouree

New York magazine »Interior Design« looks back over the past year in design with its own awards. Two of our projects achieved honouree status: Rathaus Schorndorf in the »Institutional« category, and WakuWaku Dammtor in the »Restaurant: Counter Service« category.

November 2013

DDC Award Gute Gestaltung 14
Silver and bronze

Two of our projects were among the victors in the »Gute Gestaltung 14« (»Good Design 14«) competition. Rathaus Schorndorf received a silver award and our trade fair stand for Armstrong scored the bronze.

November 2013

International Space Design Award – Idea-Tops 2013
Two projects in the running in Shenzhen

Nominees for the Idea-Tops Awards include two of our projects: Drees & Sommer Stuttgart in the »Office« category and Rathaus Schorndorf in the »Cultural Space« category.

November 2013

New showroom for Walter Knoll
Open day in Herrenberg

Our new showroom for Walter Knoll has finally opened and can be visited during the open day in Herrenberg which takes place next Saturday, November 16th from 9am to 4pm. We're looking forward to seeing you there. Let’s get inspired!

October 2013

New projects
“There are nine million bicycles in Beijing” – and us!

With a store concept for jewellery brand dada, the first store in the Global Store Concept which we developed for Adidas Y3 and a showroom for Walter Knoll we have three new retail projects in Beijing at the same time. We’re looking forward to these exciting challenges. 一会儿见!(See you soon!)

New projects / “There are nine million bicycles in Beijing” – and us!

October 2013

Iconic Awards 2013
A Best of Best and five winners

On 7 October the prize-giving ceremony of the Iconic Awards took place in Munich for the first time, to coincide with ExpoReal. And we managed to take six awards home with us, including the Best of Best award in the Hospitality category for our client WakuWaku. The 2012 Brunner trade fair stand, DER SPIEGEL canteen, the Palace of International Forums Uzbekistan, Schorndorf Town Hall and Belfry Tashkent also came away as winners in their categories.

September 2013

Opening of the Sedorama showroom
Of flying chairs and floating tables

Last week saw the ceremonial opening of the Sedorama showroom in Schönbühl, Switzerland. In an exhibition space covering almost 2000 m2, contract furniture manufacturers Brunner presented their high-quality product range to visitors – on the wall, in the air, and piled high.

September 2013

Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany 2013
Silver for Brunner trade fair stand

Our trade fair stand for Brunner trade fair stand won silver in the Communications Design category of the 2013 Designpreis der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany). This distinction means that we have won a Federal Design Award for projects undertaken for our client Brunner for the second time in a row. And that makes us very, very proud.

August 2013

The GERBER
First mock-ups of the interior

As the outer shell of this new shopping centre approaches completion, we’ve put together the first mock-ups of the interior. If you want to know how the new mall will look from inside, take a peek at our renderings at the GERBER website.

July 2013

red dot communication design award
Four red dots for our studio

The winners were our exhibition stands for Janoschka and Armstrong, as well as our two restaurant projects WakuWaku Dammtor and not guilty.

June 2013

Restaurant & Bar Design Awards
WakuWaku shortlisted

The restaurant chain relaunch was a great success. And with its shortlist nomination in the category »Europe Restaurant«, WakuWaku has been picked up by a design prize for the first time. The winners will be announced at an award ceremony in London on 12 September.

June 2013

European Design Awards 2013
Bronze for Point of Soul 2

We’re very excited about receiving bronze for the second edition of our magazine Point of Soul. It’s also the first time our studio has been given an award at the EDAwards.

June 2013

Design Prize of the Federal Republic of Germany
Berlin, Berlin, we’re going to Berlin!

At least we hope we are, as our two exhibition stands for Janoschka and Brunner have been nominated in the Communication Design category. We’re eagerly waiting to see which of the 15 nominated projects will be amongst the winners on the Federal Ministry of Economics podium on 12 September.

June 2013

Design Week Awards
Brunner is category winner

Our trade stand won the »Exhibition Design« category at the Design Week Awards in London. The jury commented: ›It uses the signage system in a visually arresting way to attract the audience and reflects the modularity and possibilities of the product.‹

May 2013

Art Directors Club – ADC Award
Two Silver Nails for our trade stands

It seems our exhibition stands for Janoschka and Brunner are always grouped together by design prize juries. This time the famous couple rocked the ADC Award. They were each awarded a Silver Nail in the category »Communication in space – temporary brand-related work«.

May 2013

Exhibit Design Awards
Edge and Gold

The award itself has been around for 27 years, but this is something new: Two of our trade stands received the two highest awards »Edge« and »Gold«, just like in 2011. And like last year, our Brunner stand, this time the 2012 version, was awarded the most prestigious award, the Edge Award. Gold went to Janoschka.

April 2013

not guilty Zürich
New branch opens

On 12 April our project team enjoyed a small gathering before the main event on the 13th: the opening, that is, of the first not guilty branch to boast our new corporate architecture. If you’re in Zurich, make sure you check out the design at not guilty while enjoying one of their delicious salads. Address: Badenerstr. 29.

February 2013

iF communication design award 2013
Gold for Janoschka

We collected a total of seven award certificates and an iF Gold sculpture for our Janoschka exhibition stand at the iF design awards night 2013 in Munich.