The design of the L242 makes
a clear visual statement, is reduced
and focused on material and finish.
Inspired by the "Folle" an archaic
sound object, which has been used
in the Swiss alps for centuries to
call the "Alpsegen". The basic cone
shape is iconic and self
Purpose and functionality is
understood on the first view.
In contrast to many electronic
products we wanted a 360° design
being attractive from every side
and therefore allowing this sound
object to be placed everywhere in a
The L242 Loudspeaker is ideal for people looking for a sophisticated sound experience
as well as timeless design.
The design of the L242 is not only driven by the distinctive shape. As important for the
appearance is the choice of materials. The
combination of composite cement, wood, metal
and fabric create a very sensual melange, nice
in look and feel.
The contrasting of the used materials is part
of the charm. The warm, irregular and rough
material of the housing compared with the
smooth, cool and delicate stand gives the
product an unique visual character and haptic experience.
This combination makes the product fit most
modern living environments. A sound object
which can be placed freely within any room in
25. July 2020
Vonschloo launches Smart Amp
This Vonschloo Smart Amp is a great cooperation with Rowen Switzerland. It is the key component of a perfect audio and video integration.
It will pave the way for a musical top performance. Music coming from a streamer can be operated via app or your TV remote. An intuitive operation is guaranteed. Single-Ended-Class-A input circuits with optimal dynamic sensitivity allow an awesome sound evolvement.
12. June 2020
Audio Swiss magazin reviews Vonschloo L10
Audio Swiss Magazin reviews our new Loudspeaker L10 at the Gramophone 2010 shop in Basel.
Thank you for the great article in your magazine.
29. May 2020
Introducing the new L8 & L10 Loudspeaker
After a long, intensive and close development phase with the Rowen engineers, Vonschloo is finally introducing the
new L8 & L10 loudspeakers. Both models are equipped with proven and high profile Rowen technology that will
guarantee beside the great visual experience a true authentic musical experience.
07. June 2019
MAKING OF VONSCHLOO
Vernissage Thursday 13.06.2019 at 6:00 p.m., Room 2.28, Hermetschloostrasse 70, 8048 Zürich
Opening hours Thursday, 20., 27.6 und 4.7.2019, 14.00-18.00 p.m. Friday, 14., 21., 28.6. und 5.7.2019, 14.00-18.00 p.m.
Kunstraum Luke presents a design exhibition displaying the development process of our vonschloo speakers and the wall-clock by Martin Fischer. You will get the rare chance of a look behind the scenes and experience the step by step development of a product.
07. January 2016
Swiss Design at Swissbau, Basel
January 12 – 16, 2016, hall 2.0, booth F07
In collaboration with swissbau, Design Prize Switzerland presents a curated selection of the Edition 2015/06: discover a multidisciplinary array of award-winning products, visionary ideas and research projects that inject innovation in the world of construction and living.
Economic and cultural relevance are our top priorities. The competition, which takes place every two years, is aimed at enhancing the significance of Swiss design. It awards prizes for outstanding achievements in all design disciplines relevant to industry. With the help of carefully planned activities and programmes, the nominated and prizewinning works are presented to the professional world and the general public, with the objective of anchoring the added value of design in industry and society.
25. August 2015
L242 nominated for the Swiss Design Award
Barely finished, the new loudspeaker designed by Swiss designstudio estragon, has convinced an international jury.
Thank to its puristic design, the innovative use of materials and the excellent sound the L242 loudspeaker was able to win recognition against 450 other entries. The award ceremony will take place on the 30. October 2015 in the Markthalle Langenthal. From this day on, all nominated and prize winning products will be shown in the Swiss Design Award exhibition.
15. March 2015
The delivery of the chassis of SEAS Norway has arrived. Thus, the first pair of loudspeakers could be completed.
The crossover network is built, the chassis mounted and the housing securely bolted to the stand.
The result is incredible, both for the eyes as well as ears.
We are excited and pleased that every minute was worth effort.
21. January 2015
The Manufacturing of the Eternit Housing
After an exciting design phase and an intensive examination of proportion models,
we have formed in collaboration with the fiber cement professional Eternit Schweiz AG,
the first housing parts for the speaker. In a fascinating process, the housings are shaped exclusively by hand. We can expect to see the first set of speakers and listen to it hardly.