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Whales Fall / Sea-burial Cinerary Casket

Whales Fall

Whales Fall is an urn carrying vessel designed for sea burials, using the design language of whale drop. The funeral of whales is really special, bringing and feeding countless lives. As the Whales Fall floats in the ocean, the bait shell gradually melts into the ocean, leaving the skeleton and urn, made of plastic made from slow-degrading seaweed, which seeps through the water and sinks to the bottom. They serve as habitats for marine life until they slowly degrade and eventually blend into the sea.


LuXun Academy of Fine Arts

LuXun Academy of Fine Arts
Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China

Xinyuan Li,
LuXun Academy of Fine Arts