Art Faves

Art Faves

Postby Radical Self » Thu Sep 08, 2011 11:52 am

The art that most affected me were the Octopus art car, the string of balloons stretching from 2:00 to 10:00, and the Trojan Horse burn. All 3 made me question reality. I love it when that happens. Truly spectacular. Thanks to the universe for providing. Which affected you the most?
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Re: Art Faves

Postby delinquent » Thu Sep 15, 2011 4:57 am

the ATM machine.
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Re: Art Faves

Postby Bob » Thu Sep 15, 2011 7:52 am

Loved the face paint on that woman I saw Thursday. I think her name was Playa Girl.
Amazing desert structures & stuff: http://sites.google.com/site/potatotrap/

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Re: Art Faves

Postby RedHeaven » Thu Sep 15, 2011 9:09 am

The Temple, the Wall of Shame (that curvy staircase thing between man and temple) and that lotus. I personally really loved the man base, because I climbed it, and I have vertigo, but for some reason I wasnt afraid. Rites!
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Re: Art Faves

Postby JStep » Thu Sep 15, 2011 9:17 am

The Portal or whatever that circular rotating sculpture was on 6:00 and Esplanade.

Dust City Diner.

The Yacht art car.

The Hellevator.

The Giant tripod swing on 7:30 between G and H.

The Death Star art car.

The Man.

The Temple.

(In no particular order)
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Re: Art Faves

Postby sparklefairyprincess » Thu Sep 15, 2011 4:05 pm

Board Meeting Art Car

Those silver spinning pin-wheel garden thingies that lit up at night at 10:00 & Espanade near the Temple of Boom

Dusty City Diner!!!
SUPER GIRL!!!!
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Re: Art Faves

Postby sparklefairyprincess » Thu Sep 15, 2011 4:06 pm

Oh yeah and the Skeletons Rowing!!!
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Re: Art Faves

Postby Radical Self » Mon Sep 19, 2011 7:10 pm

Congrats, RedHeaven, on having your rites! It seems that I missed quite a bit out there.

I am hearing lots about the skeleton work. And I would loved to have seen the Board Art Car. I never went into the Hellevator even though it was on my street. And I also would have liked to see the ATM machine unless 'delinquent' is joking - which would be a good joke, considering that I tried to look it up on Google but all I found were conversations about whether there would be an ATM on the playa.

Oh well. The playa took me where I needed to go. Next year I will try to see a lot more of the art. Thanks to all for your submissions!
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Re: Art Faves

Postby Dr Helix » Wed Sep 21, 2011 11:20 am

The Temple - Amazing!

The Big Gazebo with all the Umbrellas inside - very sweet

LOVE

All the Regional Pieces - what a great way to ring the man!

El Pulpo Magnifico - He really was!

Baby Blocks - well thought out piece

Burning Graveyard

And big kudos to the guy on the tandem bike with the flaming person pedaling furiously with him on Burn Night - Don't stop!
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Re: Art Faves

Postby Ugly Dougly » Wed Sep 21, 2011 11:30 am

There was some sort of Carousel for bicyclists?
Please to visit PAGE TWO.
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Re: Art Faves

Postby Snow » Wed Sep 21, 2011 10:34 pm

I didn't see a carousel, but there was a flying bike thing, it looked quite fun, but I never gave it a try. Reminded me of the wizzard of oz or ET.
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Re: Art Faves

Postby troubledenergy » Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:51 am

The Temple
The Pier
The Skeletons
The Archway where you were supposed to walk through the light tunnel thinking of a wish/desire/etc
The white umbrellas
El Pulpo Mechanico
The Scorpion Art Car
The little RC sharks
The Balloon String

ANYTHING with fire...
EVERYONE who gave of themselves to be some sort of human art



hmm... so many others....
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