The Daily Frame

BY Annie Strother  April 13, 2012 at 12:07 PM EDT


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A security guard stands near a candle sculpture by Urs Fischer during Friday’s press preview of the Swiss artist’s upcoming solo show at Palazzo Grassi in Venice, Italy. Several sculptures in the show are candles made of wax, steel and pigment, with protruding wicks. They will eventually self-destruct. Photo by Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images.