Detroit Dream Project Dedication a deux

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I promised you a wedding and other community events from the Dedication in Detroit. First, check out this video: http://tinyurl.com/6rufpl And, then direct from Fuzzytek, a Detroit City Photographer and Doxie one of the team members of the Detroit Dream Project, here you go… The celebration of completing the build for the Detroit Dream Project took many forms. For Greg…Keep reading >>

The Detroit Dream Project Dedication

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IMG_9165, originally uploaded by taymar_burning_Man. It was quite an event when the Temple of the American Dream was dedicated. There was a beautiful wedding earlier in the day with live music, and then in the evening when they lit the Temple there was fire spinning and other community events. What a fabulous event, the culmination of collaboration between Charles “Chazz”…Keep reading >>

Come Make Art With Us!

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Come make Flags for the Playa! This year the Black Rock Arts Foundation’s ScrapEden playa-garden draws on the likeness of a working-class American backyard. We’ll create a casual, welcoming environment strewn with clotheslines of colorful, flowing panels of fabric. Each panel of fabric, about 1 x 1 to 2 x 2 feet in size, will have a single word on…Keep reading >>

AIR!! Elemental Interactions

AIR!!

We started and ended our evening of the art and physics of AIR with Wizzard demonstrating how air changes with different stimuli. This was the second event in our new lecture series, Elemental Interactions. In appreciation of our members and donors, we’ve designed these informal evenings to explore topics of art, science and civic participation. Our host, a Board member…Keep reading >>

San Jose LOVES the Monkeys

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Photo: Cherri Lakey photo: Melissa AlexanderThe South Bay Burners have been supporting Homouroboros coming to San Jose. The “wrenches” are on call for small repairs and maintenance, and the “docents” have been the hosts of Homouroboros, with one of them there anytime that the piece is up and running. It has been an experiment in the community running an interactive…Keep reading >>

Homouroboros – The Monkeys are Coming!!

Homouroboros

Please join burners, press and public for the Black Rock Arts Foundation ribbon-cutting ceremony for Peter Hudson’s Homouroboros installation! This will be the official kick-off for the 01SJ festival, and the beginning of an entire month of monkey business in downtown San Jose. The dedication will take place at 6pm on Saturday May 17th at the Children’s Discovery Museum –…Keep reading >>

Elemental Interactions – Fire

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The Black Rock Arts Foundation’s first evening of their lecture series, Elemental Interactions – FIRE – was an exploration of the physics of fire and its and history as a performative medium. The event featured these exciting guests:Hosted by Crimson Rose, Administrative Director and Pyrotechnic Performance Director for Burning Man and BRAF Board Member. • Members of the Flaming Lotus…Keep reading >>

The Portal – Meet our Grantees – Finley Fryer

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The Black Rock Arts Foundation had an opportunity to help support the installation of Finley Fryer’s Portal in “Bringing Back the Fire” an exhibit at Santa Rosa Junior College in February and March 2008. The portal is constructed of recycled plastic pieces and is so gorgeous! www.srjcburningmanshow.blogspot.com/www.snowcrest.net/finleyfryer/ affinity Photo: Lisa Beerntsen