In July 2000, a special event at Porsche, Hofheim took place.
Featuring "Wellness",different manufacturing companies exhibited
Different products like wash basin, whirlpools as well as different
Accessories.The company „der Maler“ presented an original self-made
imaginary wall/divider made of "Tadelakt". Behind this divider, a
shower wall mounted with leather tiles was attached.
On ist sides 4 different kinds of Korean water symbols were decoratively
painted; One of it was gold-coated.
Please see the pictures:
What is Tadelakt?
Tadelakt is a Moroccan limestone plaster material which can be solidified through repeated
application of olive oil soap, polished with a special polishing stone.
imestone if combined, produce a water-resistant reaction which consistently
become harder with the time.
Tadelakt is an ancient method. At first, this technique was used to seal tanks used for
storing water.Tadelakt was used for "Hammans", the oriental bathrooms, as
well as for palace’ walls and for strafication of floor layers.
Tadelakt can be found in the Marakesh Region. The limestone obtained from this region
is of special structure, basically due to geographical reasons.
Fine-hair-like ruptures can be seen in most of Tadelakt planes which make
surfaces look like antique. Different color tones appear in different shades;
sometimes darker, sometimes lighter where different works of art can
be worked on.