Gino Zucchino Sugar Castor - red - des. Guido Venturini for Alessi


By: Alessi

In the 1990s Guido Venturini pioneered a successful series of colourful, populist designs with mass appeal, and this anthropomorphic Sugar Castor is one of the most celebrated icons of the collection. With his irresistable smile and large doe-eyes, just like an old friend, Gino Zucchino brings heaps of fun (and sugar) to the table! 

  • Sugar castor in thermoplastic resin, red. 
  • Capacity approx: 6.8 fl oz
  • Dimensions approx: H5.51 x L3.35" x W3.27"

About Guido Venturini: 

Born at Alfonsine in 1957, Venturini is an architect, designer and explorer in the field of industrial design, interior design and architecture. In 1985 he and Stefano Giovannoni founded the Bolidist group and set up King-Kong Productions. He has taught at Domus Academy and at Florence Faculty of Architecture. Music is his greatest passion and source of inspiration.