A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
12 January 2012
Playing with Planes
In their renovation of a hotel in Athens, the brothers Campana created a variety of faceted designs for vanities in the guest rooms. This one, which I'd describe as an asymmetrical pedestal sink, is one of the tamer installations. I like how it coalesces a study of solid form with a function that's all about flowing water. campanas.com.br
is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen and bath industries. An editor at publications ranging from Arts + Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the presence of true beauty.