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The Urn Show is an interesting exhibition hosted by Danish retailer Forces Of Nature.  It features 15 international designers who have who have personally interpreted the simple urn, a symbol of death and reminder to live your life to the fullest.  Artist involved include Andrew Schoultz (US), Anika Lori (DK), Bigfoot (US), Eske Kath (DK), French (UK), Henrik Vibskov (DK), Hvass & Hannibal (DK), Jody Barton (UK), Knud Odde (DK), Le Fix – Benny Bee (DK), Martin de Thurah (DK), Soulland – Silas Adler (DK), Typisk Lesbisk (DK), Ufex (DK) and Zarah Voigt (DK). The proceeds from the sale of the urns goes towards local cancer charity “Drivkraeften”.

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The exhibition is running until 23rd October, and a online auction for the pieces is being held at Lauritz.com

Thanks to HB for the heads up.