Modern kitchens by Poggenpohl are based on the purism art movement. It represents clear structure of composition and severe form, a style that found its expression in the Bauhaus school of design as well. Founded over a century ago back in 1892, Poggenpohl has a long tradition of setting trends in contemporary kitchen design, as one of the very first kitchen producers to kick off the solid wood trend of the 1970s. These 6 amazing kitchen designs emphasize minimalism at its most effective taking its inspiration from French architects. Using light and teak oak, natural stone and aluminum each of these six designs features a simple yet elegant look, reminiscent of the brilliant architect’s best creations.