Alessi was founded in 1921 as a “Workshop for the processing of brass and nickel silver sheet metal, with foundry”, Alessi has always stood out for the high quality of its products. In almost a century of history, the company has gradually evolved to become one of the leading “Factories of Italian design.
King Kong was the name adopted by the architects
Stefano Giovannoni and Guido Venturini from 1985 up to 1989, creators of an elementary, playful
cartoon language which made its mark on design in the early 90s.