Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for
an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for
a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE
(free of charge)

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

Pure Dialogue / Design for Burial at Sea

Pure Dialogue
Pure Dialogue

The cemetery of sea burial is located in an island with a tombolo. The tombolo appears when there is low tide. The phenomenon represents a meaning: Though our ancestors have passed away (high tide), they always in our mind( low tide).

Lotus Lamp represents a pure mind.
An environmental friendly lotus lamp design for the sea burial can be completely biodegradable in the sea and benefit the nature.

A contract with 100 years long. At the end of the contract, the cenotaphs will be made into the shape of coral. Then put it into specified sea, to maintain an ecological balance.

University

Hong Kong Design Institute

Hong Kong Design Institute
Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China

Design

Hong Kong Design Institute

Hong Kong Design Institute
Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China