Leftover Lamps is a series of Lamps, all made out of scraps and leftover materials from previous projects and experiments. When Merel Bekking left the Netherlands to move to South Africa, and later Wales, she had to clear out her studio. Realising she had build up a huge amount of leftover materials over the years she wanted to use as much as she could. Not bothered by the appropriate purpose, handling techniques or expiration dates she set of the create unexpected lightning objects. With each lamp she has documented the used leftovers and what she had to purchase to finish the lamp.