Philippe Starck Ceci N'est Pas une Truelle Cake Server 1996

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Starck has produced many designs, often for the kitchen, that are unexpected or subversive. He has collaborated with Alessi since 1986. CEO Alberto Alessi describes the so-called designer terrible: "He is a living example of my dream: A true work of design must move people, convey feelings, bring back memories, surprise, transgress."

Gallery label from Counter Space: Design and the Modern Kitchen, September 15, 2010-March 14, 2011.
Manufacturer
Officina Alessi, Italy
Medium
Stainless steel and maple
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 10 1/4" (7 x 7.9 x 26 cm)
Credit
David Whitney Collection, Gift of David Whitney
Object number
36.2000
Department
Architecture and Design

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