campana brothers: blow up bamboo collection for alessi
campana brothers: blow up bamboo collection for alessi campana brothers: blow up bamboo collection for alessi
jan 19, 2010

campana brothers: blow up bamboo collection for alessi

campana brothers: blow up bamboo collection for alessiblow up – bamboo collection: magazine holder and citrus basket in bamboo wood




to celebrate more than five years of collaboration, alessi and the campana brothers present blow up – bamboo collection. until now, the pieces were only available in stainless steel, but this new version is made from hand finished natural bamboo. this shift from cold to warm materials not only emphasizes manual skills, but also pays hommage to the campanas’ and alessi’s methods of production.


blow up – bamboo collection: small table with base in bamboo wood and glass top and centre piece


centre piece image © designboom


magazine holder image © designboom


citrus basket image © designboom


the blow up – bamboo collection image © designboom


detail image © designboom

  • The real test will be when we drop it from the top of the building with an egg in it to see if it breaks.

    What’s next, figure-molded clay ashtrays?

    Mushi says:
  • Really boring. again? Like that? Getting richer, getting lazier.

    adi says:
  • I would like to create one of these.
    they look great.

    Lisandro says:
  • I like the fact that the Campana Brothers continue with their very solid research.

    Gabriele says:
  • solid research??? their projects are so banal and superficial they can hardly be called projects … getting really tired of all this arty crap

    dsgnr says:
  • Same thing… Again and again

    ChrisBee says:

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