Dezeen Magazine

Gorge by Ramei Keum

Korean product designer Ramei Keum has designed a steel table called Gorge.


The top and legs form one piece and create storage for magazines in slots running down two sides.


The metre-wide piece of furniture is made of powder-coated steel.


Here's a bit of text from Keum:


Gorge / 2009

‘Gorge’ is a coffee table with a shape of a gorge.

Designing it, I strived to put it in a form so that elements composing of a table such as a top board and legs may become one element, not individual elements.


The shape of a gorge folded in a V shape itself plays a structural role of supporting the top board of the table, and plays a role of holding/keeping magazines or books as well as completing an aesthetic form of the table.


Dimension_W 1000 D 600 H 300
Material_Steel / Powder coated