Resting Reef, Aura Murillo

Aura Murillo is a Mexican experience designer and curator. Her startup Resting Reef makes a future for the deceased’s cremated remains by transforming them into reefs that regenerate marine biodiversity. As a design project, it aims to rethink how we process grief and commemorate those who have passed. Resting Reef was chosen as one of fifty nominated projects for the Make it Circular Challenge. Aura was speaking at the WDCD conference at Mexico City 2023.