The “K-Block” Knife block, designed by Anna and Gian Franco Gasparini, was conceived as a rigid case, with two hinged parts that open up like a book. “K-Block” is designed to hold the “Tatau” 5-Knife range, while still leaving space for additional knives or others that you may already have in the kitchen.
knife block in bamboo wood with book-style opening.
Height (inches): 11½″
Length (inches): 8¼″
Width (inches): 3¼″
Item code: GAG508
After graduating with a degree in architecture in Florence, Gian Franco Gasparini taught industrial design at ISIA in Florence. He founded and directed, for twelve years, the Università del Progetto, a school for design and communication located in Reggio Emilia, and he has directed design and communications projects for major internationally-famous companies. In 2002 Anna and Gian Franco Gasparini founded the Architettura della Comunicazione company, which works in the area of design and on the communication processes associated with it. Their most recent projects are the Langhe Museum in Grinzane Cavour castle, the coordinated image project for the network of Cariparma/Crèdit Agricole bank branches, and consultancy for a number of major companies.