Gallery: Giant Portraits Made From Thousands of Repurposed Wine Corks b...

 
Cork, once the standard used in wine bottling, has been in danger in recent years, being replaced by plastic corks and screw tops. The wine industry has directly affected the cork forests of the Mediterranean- as demand decreases, the forests are ripped up to grow other crops. Gundersen’s beautiful portraits utilize the precious sustainable material, giving it a place in the art world, other than at the reception bar.

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4 Comments

  1. vhons January 21, 2012 at 3:40 pm

    Unbelievable…..great work!

  2. georgi nedelkov September 15, 2011 at 1:43 am

    fonet e dober zachoto e interesen

  3. dan mendes September 9, 2011 at 10:00 am

    this guys work is awesome

  4. jljoao September 1, 2011 at 6:20 am

    Muito original, muito bem conseguido.
    Maneira inteligente de Arte.
    Parabens pela originalidade.

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