About the DesignerAlessandro Mendini
Italy (1931 - )
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."
The Anna Gong cake stand is Mendini's tribute to the legendary folding cake stand art. 898 that was one of Alessi's best seller for quite some time in the 60s.
- Material: 18/10 Stainless steel mirror polished
- With decoration
- Two aspects and two uses
- When closed, it's a table-top sculpture
- When open, it becomes a multi-tier cake stand that can be used at the table