Fantasy island: dream kitchens for creative chief cooks and brilliant bottle washers

Fantasy island: dream kitchens for creative chief cooks and brilliant bottle washers

Arclinea

Kitchen: Convivium
Designer: Antonio Citterio
Key features: Units by Maxalto, suspended glass cabinet, vintage steel worktops, flush-mounted hob, hood and sink that ‘disappear’
Contact: Arclinea

Pictured, ‘Lunar Landscape’ glass dish with marble base, €280; bottle, €369 (with marble base, not pictured), both by Elisa Ossino, for Paola C. Pot with lid, price on request, by Sfera. ‘Essence’ red wine glasses, £28 for two, by Alfredo Häberli, for Iittala

Valcucine

Kitchen: Artematica 30th Anniversary
Designer: Gabriele Centazzo
Key features: Created to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Valcucine's first use of glass in its kitchens. The large sink is made from a single block of cardoso stone, while the tap is installed on the bridging framework above the sink, giving it the look of a fountain. The cabinet pattern is created using graphic vitrum, a new digital technique for customising glass
Contact: Valcucine

Pictured, ‘Lunar Landscape’ copper cup, €105, by Elisa Ossino, for Paola C. Copper jug, price on request, by Sfera

Armani/Dada

Kitchen: Slide
Key features: Light sassafras wood doors, bronze steel worktop and sink, champagne marble tops and black panel, monolithic C-shaped island with innovative sliding system that reveals hob and worktop
Contact: Armani/Dada

Pictured, pot, £225, by Vincent Van Duysen, for When Objects Work. Candleholders, price on request, by Sfera

Modulnova

Kitchen: Twenty Royal Grey
Designer: Andrea Bassanello
Key features: Island constructed using multiple layers of marble to create a unique light and dark effect. Large suspended peninsula made of eucalyptus wood
Contact: Modulnova

‘Lunar Landscape’ salt and pepper dispenser, €344, by Elisa Ossino, for Paola C. ‘Pioneer’ drinking set, £600, by Daniel Schofield

Cesar

Kitchen: N_Elle
Key features: Worktop in brushed grey saint laurent marble, doors in rovere termocotto, and framework in rovere bruno and stainless steel. Sharp, clean-cut lines, 2.2cm thick doors, easy to mix and match with other Cesar systems
Contact: Cesar

Pictured, ‘Pots & Pans’ casserole, €74, by Jasper Morrison, for Alessi, from Cargo. ‘All-Time’ plates, £12 each, by Guido Venturini, for Alessi. Pot, £720; oak tray with black marble inlay, £318, both by Vincent Van Duysen, for When Objects Work. Carafe, £130; glass, £29; steak knife, £169, all by John Pawson, for When Objects Work. ‘Bubble’ oil and vinegar dispensers, €128, by Gordon Guillaumier, for Paola C. Glasses, from £28 each; cups, price on request, all by Vincent Van Duysen, for When Objects Work.

As originally featured in the July 2017 issue of Wallpaper* (W*220)