wiel arets: lacucina alessi by valcucine
apr 09, 2012
wiel arets: lacucina alessi by valcucine


‘lacucina alessi’ by wiel arets

 

 

 

dutch architect wiel arets has collaborated with italian company alessi and pordenone-based kitchen manufacturer valcucine
to create ‘lacucina alessi’. made entirely from glacier white Corian®, the freestanding furniture has a unified appearance as the flush
lower cabinets merge into the wrapped rounded countertop and integrated sink, all of which is held together by a hidden joint system.
to save space, the upper storage area has sliding doors with an inset pull.

 

the unit is also equipped with a tap, also designed by arets and produced by italian company oras. unlike the typical faucets,
the design has a 48 mm spout, making it distinctive and functional.

 

 


materials transition from the upper cabinetry to the countertop and sink creating a seamless unit 

 



view of flush cabinet detailing 

 

 


the upper cabinets have sliding doors with inset handles

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