The new mini and bicolor hardware products crown their successful market entry with outstanding success at the worldwide renowned Iconic Awards design competition.
The Iconic Awards 2017 – Best of the Best award goes this year to mini. With mini, HEWI redefines the term minimalism. The miniaturised rose produces an unusual design. The uncompromising search for new ways is characteristic of HEWI; in this way surprising, innovative solutions are created, which extend far beyond conventional approaches. The patented technology in mini sets standards. The art of engineering made in Germany – this is what the mounting concept developed in-house by HEWI stands for.
bicolor was awarded an Iconic Award 2017. bicolor enables individuality at the door With bicolor, HEWI offers a unique fitting, which is especially made to the customer's personal preferences – whether as a one-off or as a continuous design object, which gives the building its individual character. Made of two different materials, bicolor opens up an unusual mix: polyamide meets stainless steel. A flat rose made of stainless steel surrounds a coloured inlay made of polyamide. Depending on the design, up to 2500 combinations are possible.
With this competition, the German Design Council pays tribute to the icons of the world of architecture in 2017. The prize is awarded to visionary buildings, innovative products and sustainable communication in the categories: architecture, construction and industry.