Known for his particular interest in neo-modern and contemporary design, Alessandro Mendini has amassed much recognition as a designer, architect and image consultant for many corporations creating many objects, furniture and interior installations. Mendini describes his mission as one "to communicate through my objects and work in general, trying to say things that encourage people to deepen meditation and spirituality."In the Alessandro M. corkscrew, Mendini has definitely defined a new design for this common item. With all the functionality of a traditional corkscrew, Mendini has utilized all of its components to resemble the shape of a man - himself to be specific - how anthropomorphic! This piece is made from durable polyamide and chrome-plated zamak
|Alessandro M. Corkscrew by Alessandro Mendini||8.3" H x 2.4" W x 2.4" D||Unavailable|
|Product Category:||Wine Accessories|
Questions & Answers
Alessi Alessandro M. Corkscrew by Alessandro Mendini
Does the job
Frances from Massachusetts
This corkscrew is working out good. It does the job.
Broke when used on synthetic cork
Char the chief wine bottle opener from Columbus Ohio
I have an arthritic thumb which makes traditional corkscrews difficult and painful to use. This Alessi is very easy to use but in less than a year it broke when used on the synthetic cork in the wine bottle
blt from Florida
Purchased in Rome because it was "cute"; found it was totally awesome when used! Better than the more expensive and popular rabbit style. Will buy more as gifts.