Artist Werner Berg (1904–1981) left a deep mark on Bleiburg/Pliberk. Werner Berg Museum It was opened in 1968 as the Werner Berg Gallery in Bleiburg. Special exhibitions of other artists have also been held regularly since 2004. This year the Bleiburg funeral has designed something special to celebrate its 50th anniversary. A vase featuring Werner Berg’s work “The Sufferers” was created. “The idea arose in collaboration with Arthur Ottowitz, director of the Werner Berg Museum. Development took six months,” says Adrijan Mandl from the municipality of Bleiburg. The vase was made in Salzburg. It will be presented at the “Open Day” at the Bleiburg/Pliberk funeral hall on 9 November.