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unique youngstar 2017: Interview with jury member Martin Königer

Martin Königer Foto: © Martin Königer

The nominated projects for the young designer competition of spoga+gafa, unique youngstar, have been announced. Martin Königer is a member of the jury and owner of Pavilla Extérieur, a brand shop for garden furniture in the premium segment. We spoke to the expert about this year’s nominations and current trends in outdoor design.

Barbecuing on a plank made of wood or salt

Wooden planks – Photo: RÖSLE

Meat, fish or vegetables cooked on planks of aromatic woods has been a topical theme among barbecue fans for years. Actually it is an old tradition that one adopted from the Red Indians of North America. The method has become slightly more modern in the meantime – and new materials are also used: In addition to planks made of wood, there are meanwhile some made out of salt.