design for death

rip kit rest in peace keep in touch

rip kit rest in peace keep in touch by Manuel Becerra, Camille Bouley from france

designer's own words:

When the current generation will die, it will be the first to have more personal information online than outline. This situation will revolution the deathcare, while the body will die, the profiles and the connections will remain. Will those information become memorials, confessions, heritages or avatars? RIP KIT is a design project that uses traditional stone and marble and connects the visitors to an online memorial through a QR code.


RIP KIT uses classic materials with a new shape and functionAn application provide access to a personal accountEach user have its own account and information specifically addressed By flashing the code you can access the dead’s profileA profile addressed to the specific reader will appearNo matter the religion or the place, the RIP KIT will be adapted.

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