These amazing playing card stacks were built by Bryan Berg, who was introduced to card-stacking by his grandfather when he was just 8 years old. The free-standing card structures are based upon a grid system.
Stunningly, the playing card stacks can support 660 lbs per square foot. Bryan uses no tape, no glue, no folding, no bending — and no tricks.
Above: Playing Card Stacks at the Skoll World Forum.
Berg has held the Guinness World Record for the Tallest House of Freestanding Playing Cards since 1992. Guinness World Records also created a new category to recognize Berg’s work in 2004, The World’s Largest House of Freestanding Playing Cards. Commissioned to break his own records on more than a dozen occasions, Berg continues to hold both records. Touring regularly, Berg has stacked cards across North America, Europe, and Asia. [more]
Above: Earth day gift card city, Vancouver Island.
Above: Istanbul Cevahir 5th anniversary playing cards stack.
Above: Lexus Television Commercial in the USA 2008
Above: Show-time Viral Video screen-shot of Playing Cards stack.
Above: Silverstar Casino 3rd Anniversary.
Above: The Bravery Music Video with playing cards.
Above: Venetian Macao Guinness World Record.
Above: Bryan Berg building the Venetian Macao.
Above: Venetian Macaoplaying card stacks go down afterwards. What goes up, must come down.
All images are © copyright CardStacker.com / Bryan Berg
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