The Alessi Michael Graves Kettle in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished with handle and small bird-shaped whistle in PA.
This Alessi Michael Graves Kettle is a celebrated design, with the bird that sings when the water has boiled – a great success when it was introduced in 1985.
Influenced by Art Culture
For Alessi it represented a meeting of great design and mass production methods, a combination that Michael Graves worked hard to achieve, applying his personal visual code which fused influences from Art Deco to Pop Art and even the language of cartoons.
Suitable for all heat sources
Suitable for all heat sources, including induction hobs.
Designed by Michael Graves
Born in Indianapolis, he taught architecture in Princeton since 1962. His architectural works include the Portland Building and the Humana Building, the extension of the Whitney Museum of American Art, and the Newark Museum. He created the best-selling 9093 kettle for Alessi. Michael Graves died in 2015.