Vario Design

Bring Unique Ideas to Life

There is no limit to what you can achieve with Knauf Ceiling Solutions Vario Design range.

Our portfolio of configurable and bespoke metal ceiling and walls gives you the freedom and flexibility to create unique solutions to fit every space. Faceted, flat or curved, our bespoke metal ceilings include unique sizes, shapes, finishes and perforations to make your project stand out from the rest.

Configurable & Bespoke Solutions

Breathe new life into your ceiling architecture — with creative design, impressive simplicity and high performance.

With Knauf Ceiling Solutions, your wildest ideas become a reality. You can find the right mix of shapes and colours by combining multi-material solutions such as metal, wood, wood wool and mineral solutions.

Discover our Vario Design leaflet and unleash your creativity!

Vario Design Range


7 Predefined Criteria to Choose the Best Solution

A multi-material offer is at the core of Knauf Ceiling Solutions vision for every space. Vario Design embodies this approach and allows you to choose configurable solutions from our mineral, metal, wood and wood wool ranges.

Choose a suitable layout to match your design ambition and aspiration.

Metal ceiling solutions allow for a rich range of performance possibilities, from impact resistance to corrosive resistance to clean room certification, making the perfect versatile solution for every space.

Choose the most suitable solution from a large variety of flexible layouts, dimensions and shapes to create the design that meets your vision.

Our metal ceilings have a polyester powder coat finish, that is electrostatically applied and oven-cured. Using the RAL colour system, an industry standard, our powder-coated products are UV stable, prevent micro-biological growth, are easy to clean and are both robust and impact-resistant.

Knauf Ceiling Solutions offers a wide range of acoustic infill and pad solutions in a variety of thicknesses and densities to optimise the acoustics in any space.

Vario Design Layout


7 Flexible Possibilities to Fit Every Space

Our configurable and bespoke Metal range gives architects and designers the creative freedom to shape their ambitions and create unique spaces.

Exposed ceiling systems provide a modular aesthetic and are available in a variety of edge details.

Concealed ceiling solutions create a continuous, monolithic look by concealing all of the grid system.

Open cell metal tiles mask the plenum and provide 100% accessibility to lighting, ventilation and sprinklers with an homogeneous appearance.

Open up an almost endless range of dramatic design possibilities with canopies that can be suspended from any soffit

Express a new narrative with vertical linear baffles and create a look to visually tell a story with a solution that will spark your imagination.

With easy installation and access to services, wall-to-wall corridor solutions require functionality to handle high traffic and design flexibility to connect key spaces seamlessly.

Walls solutions come in a variety of designs to provide a stunning visual durable enough for highimpact or high traffic areas. Coordinate with ceilings and other interior finishes to create signature spaces.

Colours & Finishes


Choose, Mix and Match

Polyester powder coat finishes are electrostatically applied and oven-cured. Using the RAL colour system, an industry standard, our powder-coated products are UV stable, prevent micro-biological growth, are easy to clean and are both robust and impact resistant.



A unique powder coating, developed explicitly for use in clean room environments. It protects from bio-contamination by preventing the settlement of bacteria on the tile's surface.


A unique coating applied to metal products, which protects the ceiling and wall from dirt-resistant build-up and colour fading, maintaining its original look for longer.

Exterior Solutions

Our metal exterior ceiling systems are designed to perform in challenging conditions and resist different environmental factors such as high humidity and wind pressure.

RAL Colours

RAL 9010
RAL 9003
RAL 9005
RAL 9006
RAL 9007
RAL 9016

Wood Effects on Metal

Natural Bamboo
Caramel Bamboo
American Cherry
American Walnut

Many vibrant colours to choose from!

RAL 5020
RAL 7016
RAL 2008
RAL 3015
RAL 1035
RAL 9022
RAL 1036
RAL 5001
RAL 5009
RAL 1036
RAL 5013
RAL 7035
RAL 260 70 15
RAL 5020

Perforations & Cut-Outs

Build Character in your Space

In a world stimulated by style, Knauf Ceiling Solutions bespoke ceiling systems inspire architects and designers to create stunning aesthetics and intimate spaces. With a rich metal portfolio and multi-material approach, you can explore inspiring geometric patterns, vibrant colours and a variety of perforations to meet your project ambitions.

Creativity at Heart

Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates
Klimahaus®, Bremerhaven, Germany
Hotel Silken Diagonal, Barcelona, Spain
United Airlines Global First Lounge, Heathrow Airport T2, United Kingdom
Austria Center Vienna, Austria
Equator IV, Warsaw, Poland
Ystalyfera Welsh Medium Comprehensive School, United Kingdom