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Zimmer + Rohde is a family-run company in the fourth generation. It is among the leading textile companies in Europe. The company was founded in 1899 and since then, tradition and experience have been shaping the way it creates and markets high-quality interior textiles. The in-house design department is always on the lookout for the best materials and the best way to implement ideas. It works with weaving mills and printers from all over the world. The textile collections are also supplemented by furniture, wallpaper and Passementerie collections as well as a line of bed linens, with a total of eight brands. With subsidiaries in New York, Paris, Milan, London, Dubai and Hong Kong, Zimmer + Rohde is charming people the world over with its high quality.


Established 125 years ago, Verlagsanstalt Alexander Koch (VAK) ranks among the most renowned German publishing houses specialising in architecture. Besides the publishing house’s flagship, the interior design journal AIT, VAK has also produced xia Intelligente Architektur, a building construction magazine, since the 1990s.


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The journal AIT, which has been published by VAK since 1890, is known as a brand in the international architecture scene and has as a specialist medium won several awards. Ten bilingual issues (German / English) are published every year, with each issue focussing on a special type of building task.