Exploration in dimension
Commissioned by Wallpaper* Magazine to participate in their annual Handmade exhibition, Todd Bracher Studio was paired with Amorim, a Portuguese cork manufacturer, to produce an art piece exploring this familiar medium in a fun, unfamiliar context.
Corkwear for Wallpaper* Handmade
We received the material and immediately fell in love with its unexpected, textile-like qualities. The sheets of cork behaved similarly to leather or denim - warm, natural, beautiful, sewable - and, considering cork’s inherent performance qualities of insulation and water resistance, we decided to build a jacket. Corkwear’s construction is exposed to highlight this unconventional fabric’s rawness, natural structure, and intention.
Press: Download Media