Alessi Peter Zumthor Candlestick
Designer: Peter Zumthor
Availability if not in stock approximate 2 weeks
Alessi Peter Zumthor Candlestick, timeless and ''ultra design'' line for this candlestick designed by Peter Zumthor for Alessi.
- Made from a single block of turned cast aluminium.
- This manufacturing process, which would escape the inexperienced eye of many, is extremely important as, in the designer's mind, it confers a sense of unity to the object, which takes on the identity of a fully-fledged mechanic part, worked individually and matt brushed in the workshop
- Tall, simple and dramatic candleholder that will make a design statement in any home.
Made of turned cast aluminium.
- Size Description
Diameter 9 cm (2.8″) Height tall 90 cm (35.4″)
Peter Zumthor was born in Basel in 1943. He is one of the most interesting international architects of the 21st century. Having studied at the Schule fuer Gestaltung in Basel and at the Pratt Institute in New York, he then renovated various protected buildings in the canton of Graubünden, before opening his own studio in 1979. His main works include the Sogn Benedetg Chapel in Somvitg (1988), the thermal baths in Vals (1996), the Kunsthaus in Bregenz (1997) and the Swiss Pavilion at the Expo 2000 in Hanover.