Visit BRAF at Burning Man


Our 2009 Presence at Burning Man Visit the Black Rock Arts Foundation at Burning Man 2010! Each year, BRAF returns to our source of our inspiration, to that citywhere interactive art is everywhere you look: Black Rock City. We eagerly look forward to our stay on the playa as an opportunity to connect with our supporters, to inspire others to…Keep reading >>

San Francisco Embraces the Raygun Gothic Rocket Ship!


We have been excited to see all the excitement about the Raygun Gothic RocketShip: News:NBC – From Burning Man to the Embarcadero Video:SFGTV, San Francisco’s Cable Channel 26 NBC –Ready to Blast Off Blogs:Jody Medich, Contributed to the Rocket ShipCivic Center is one of my favorite local bloggers, He is a long time supporter of BRAF The Toasted BagelX-flow Photos:Photos…Keep reading >>

Mayor Unveils Monumental Raygun Gothic Rocketship Sculpture


San Francisco, CA—Mayor Gavin Newsom today joined the Black Rock Arts Foundation (BRAF) and the Port of San Francisco to celebrate the unveiling of Raygun Gothic Rocketship, a 40-foot-tall sculpture created by a team of Bay Area artists lead by Sean Orlando, Nathaniel Taylor, and David Shulman. The Rocketship, poised as if to board passengers for a typical run to…Keep reading >>

Raygun Gothic Rocket Ship Gothic Rocket ShipOriginally uploaded by the other Martin Taylor Everywhere I look there are photos and blog posts and media about the Raygun Gothic Rocket Ship on the Embarcadero. Here is a great little video montage by “The Other Martin Taylor” from flickr. How fun is this?

Storyline Transports: Shadow and Light Festival


One of our 2010 grant recipients, Storyline Transports: Shadow and Light Festival, is a traveling festival bringing hands-on shadow puppet and lantern makingworkshops, a shadow puppet performance stage, and curated videoscreenings to neighborhoods in the Chicago metropolitan area, during weekends this month. In collaboration with architreasures, an arts-based community development organization, the festival targets children and adults of all ages…Keep reading >>



RENO, NV – Just in time before this year’s Burning Man event, The Knitting Factory is proud to host the official Burning Man Film Festival/Playa Launch Party on Thursday, August 19th from 4 -10pm. Three award winning documentaries will exclusively be seen on several big screens from 4-8pm. The Burning Man Film Festival is offered in part as a fundraising…Keep reading >>