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KE GENNIUS VEGA Pergola Wins Archiproducts Design Award 2017 – in the Outdoor Category

Designed by Robby Cantarutti, Gennius Vega pergola by KE was awarded the Archiproducts Design Award 2017 in the Outdoor category. More than 600 entries, screened by an international jury of 40 of the world’s most prominent personalities in the world of architecture.


An important recognition that rewards not only the concept of the product in itself, but above all the state-of-the-art technology and functionality features that have distinguished it from the start: linear design, light diffuser inserts along guides and columns, modularity, countless customization options (e.g. profiles interchangeable colors), automation and remote control via app.


A pergola that will mark the next market trends, adaptable to multiple space and architectural needs, creating high impact customized scenarios.


Technical info:


GENNIUS VEGA – aluminium shading structure with retractable folding cloth, for wall installation


Modular system up to cm 1300 x 700 (3 modules)




Profiles and accessories made of painted aluminium, wide range of technical fabrics in polyester or PVC fibre.

Available in many colour combinations

Stainless steel fasteners and joining accessories (concealed)



CE according to 13561:2015 – wind resistance class 6 (ca. 80 km/h)


Climatic management

A wide range of technical fabrics allows the optimal sun protection factor (G tot) management and adjustment of light and heat combination. Moreover, VEGA integrates a state-of-the-art rain water outpouring system.



Led lighting kit integrated on fabric bearing profiles.

Dimmable led lighting kit on external perimeter

Lateral drop awnings Vertika Gennius

Lateral glass wall systems

Special Smartphone app available