Alessi Fruit Bowl and Colander by Achille Castiglioni
Designer: Achille Castiglioni
Availability if not in stock approximate 2 weeks
Alessi Fruit Bowl and Colander by Achille Castiglioni.
- Fruit holder/colander in 18/10 stainless steel with foot in aluminium, anthracite.
- With this design, an excellent and rare case of a new object made from fusing two classic household objects - fruit holder and colander - Achille Castiglioni won the “Young Creator of the Year” award from the Conseil National des Arts Culinaires de Paris in 1995, Castiglioni was 77 years of age at the time.
18/10 stainless steel with foot in aluminium anthracite.
- Size Description
Diameter 24.9 cm (9.8″)
Height 20.5 cm (8.1″)
Capacity 150 cl
<p>Achille Castiglioni was born in Milan in 1918, he started work as an architect and designer with his brothers Livio and Pier Giacomo in 1938. One of the great masters of Italian design, he was a founding member of ADI in the fifties. The long list of awards he has received include eight Compassi d'Oro. His activity as a designer is an unmistakable blend of simplicity, irony and fun and its shows his close interest in the way objects are used, in the potential offered by technology and in the use of new materials. He died in 2002.</p>