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Canned food sculptures on display

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(KSL News) A new display at the Salt Lake City Library could make your stomach growl.

You've heard of canned food storage, but have you ever seen a canned food sculpture?

Teams of Utah architects, engineers, designers and general contractors combined their creative skills for a good cause. Many of the unique sculptures took 2,000 to 4,000 cans to create.

Canned food sculptures on display

Among this year's canned creations are a "mixed fruit" chess set and a "bottled water" swimmer.

All of the canned artwork will go to the Utah Food Bank.

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