Introducing the Alessi Michael Graves Hot Water Tea Kettle with Tea-Rex Copper Whistle – a delightful embodiment of design innovation and playful charm. This iconic kettle, featuring a whimsical bird-shaped whistle, is a timeless creation by Michael Graves and stands as one of the inaugural pieces in a vast and immensely successful collection designed for Alessi.
Graves, a master of visual storytelling, infused this kettle and its companions with his distinctive design language, drawing inspiration from diverse artistic influences such as Art Deco, Pop Art, and the vibrant world of cartoons. The result is a collection that not only transcends time but has also earned international acclaim as iconic representations of 1980s and 1990s design.
Crafted with precision and care, this 2-liter kettle seamlessly blends form and function. The Tea-Rex Copper Whistle not only adds a touch of whimsy to your kitchen but also signals the perfect moment for your tea to be enjoyed. Immerse yourself in the legacy of design excellence with the Alessi Michael Graves Hot Water Tea Kettle – a cherished piece that continues to captivate and remains a best-selling gem in our collection. Elevate your tea time experience with this timeless fusion of art and utility.
DIMENSIONS PRODUCT C: 67.6 fl oz H: 8.86" D: 8.66"
About the designer: MICHAEL GRAVES
The late Michael Graves (1934-2015) was a distinguished American architect, designer, and educator of international renown. Notably associated with both The New York Five and The Memphis Group, he dedicated nearly four decades to shaping architectural minds as a professor at Princeton University. Recognized by The New York Times as "one of the most prominent and prolific American architects of the latter 20th century," Graves left an indelible mark on the global landscape with over 350 designed buildings. Yet, it is his iconic contributions, such as the famed teakettle and pepper mill, that have etched his name in the collective memory of design enthusiasts worldwide.