Korkart – Plastic Cork Lamp
A stylish lamp with a lampshade made from 500 plastic corks, LED lights and a wooden base.
Gabriel Wiese is the German innovative designer behind Korkart, as an artist and trained carpenter he puts his creativity to great use through his unique pieces of furniture which show the immense possibilities for design offered by cork. It was whilst working as an apprentice joiner that Gabriel began to experiment and work with cork, today his work is show all over his native Germany in galleries, museums and public places as well as in the USA.
Gabriele like to experiment with a range of design and build techniques to discover processes and applications which can then be translated into various uses for cork. With his creativity and innovative thinking Gabriel is able to turn cork into functional furniture that is also art.