Michele Oka Doner’s Urns were commissioned to be functional pieces of art. At any given time, you will find them overflowing with flowers and foliage, as they celebrate the unique dual mission of art and horticulture at Meijer Gardens. Made of bronze, these vessels appear like the trunk of a tree.

Michele Oka Doner. _Urns_, 2010. Bronze, 13 in. x 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. each. Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Gift of Fred and Lena Meijer ©Michele Oka Doner