Art Theme Announcement

Fertility 2.0 - Black Rock City is a kind of Petri dish. Theme camps cling in fertile clusters to its latticework of streets, artworks tumble out of it, like pollen on the air. These nodes of interaction mutate, grow and reproduce their kind. Burning Man communities have now escaped this capsule world: our culture in a Petri dish has effloresced - it spreads across five continents. This year's art theme contemplates the tendency of any being or living system to create abundant life.

Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby Ugly Dougly » Fri Jan 27, 2012 11:20 am

Virginburner15 wrote:I have mixed feelings about the pavilion. I'm still not sure if I like it or not yet.

It's bigger than the Man hisself.
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby oscillator » Fri Jan 27, 2012 6:38 pm

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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby trilobyte » Fri Jan 27, 2012 6:55 pm

Ugly Dougly wrote:
Virginburner15 wrote:I have mixed feelings about the pavilion. I'm still not sure if I like it or not yet.

It's bigger than the Man hisself.


I'm kind of looking forward to seeing him fall into that inferno on burn night… WHOOSH!!
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby zer0mass » Fri Jan 27, 2012 7:57 pm

This makes me wonder if people are going to take the theme to mean "How much pregnancy can I inflict?"

Note to self, get the snip this spring.
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Jan 27, 2012 8:31 pm

oscillator wrote:Image

I love this. Chinese babies are just the scariest thing...
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Man, no wonder they always win....." Lonesomebri


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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby trilobyte » Fri Jan 27, 2012 8:36 pm

There'd be something oddly hilarious about seeing condoms with some kind of Fertility 2.0 icon/graphic on them, I hope someone makes that exist.
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Re: Catholic Art Theme Announcement

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:36 am

already on it...


i got a GREAT deal on a batch of faulty ones, i think like half of them break or something....whatever...


i guess that means a 50-50 chance of being fertile.

kinda like the ticket process...
fuck you, it's magic


more panky, less hanky

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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby ygmir » Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:38 am

theCryptofishist wrote:
oscillator wrote:Image

I love this. Chinese babies are just the scariest thing...


Poignant, considering there are way more of one gender than the other.
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby Bob » Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:55 am

They have rabbits now? Did the Koreans export their genetic technology?
Amazing desert structures & stuff: http://sites.google.com/site/potatotrap/

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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby pink » Sun Jan 29, 2012 1:31 am

2.0 is buggy............like the bees?

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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby oscillator » Sun Jan 29, 2012 11:15 pm

Hairy Larvae!
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby Simon of the Playa » Mon Jan 30, 2012 3:47 pm

mold school.
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby theCryptofishist » Mon Jan 30, 2012 4:21 pm

Nice!
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby BurningDaylight » Wed Feb 01, 2012 8:59 am

So, to recap, the theme is Golden Showers: Petri Dish. Got it.
Just up or still up?
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby theCryptofishist » Wed Feb 01, 2012 12:22 pm

Odd, because urine is (usually) sterile, but oddness has never been an issue at the event.
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Re: Art Theme Announcement

Postby Litup » Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:52 pm

If by some freak chance I get preggers again, I will never forgive the Playa goddess of fertility!!
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