lighthouse in the deep playa?

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lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby oetzi13 » Sat Sep 15, 2012 6:25 pm

Hello, did anyone else see this lighthouse? Does anyone know what it it was called or who made it?

Any help is greatly appreciated!
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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby skyhawkecks » Sat Sep 15, 2012 6:58 pm

I saw two people fucking inside of it when I rode past.

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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby Jackass » Sat Sep 15, 2012 7:49 pm

skyhawkecks wrote:I saw two people fucking inside of it when I rode past.


They were doing it right!
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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby SquirrelHead » Sat Sep 15, 2012 8:39 pm

skyhawkecks wrote:I saw two people fucking inside of it when I rode past.


Clearly the lighthouse didn't work and they crashed into each other. Over and over and over and over. :lol:
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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby maladroit » Sun Sep 16, 2012 1:12 am

It was to warn you off from the dangerous rocks. If you head straight for a lighthouse, you should expect to impact all sorts of hard objects.

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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby oetzi13 » Thu Sep 20, 2012 11:17 am

so besides of people screwing in there nobody knows what this was called or who made it. m'kay...one of those things I guess. txs for trying!

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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby RedHeaven » Thu Sep 20, 2012 12:19 pm

Stoners Paradise
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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby Bob » Thu Sep 20, 2012 1:42 pm

My guess is it was called "Lighthouse".

http://www.burningman.com/installations/art_brc.html#390
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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby wh..sh » Thu Sep 20, 2012 1:44 pm

Bob wrote:My guess is it was called "Lighthouse".

http://www.burningman.com/installations/art_brc.html#390

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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby Bob » Thu Sep 20, 2012 2:01 pm

Oh, I think I found the artist's statement.

My work explores the relationship between acquired synesthesia and multimedia experiences.

With influences as diverse as Wittgenstein and Frida Kahlo, new synergies are crafted from both explicit and implicit dialogues.

Ever since I was a student I have been fascinated by the traditional understanding of meaning. What starts out as undefined soon becomes debased into a dialectic of power, leaving only a sense of failing and the dawn of a new beginning.

As shimmering phenomena become transformed through diligent and diverse practice, the viewer is left with an insight into the edges of our era.
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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Sep 20, 2012 3:23 pm

Bob wrote:Oh, I think I found the artist's statement.

My work explores the relationship between acquired synesthesia and multimedia experiences.

With influences as diverse as Wittgenstein and Frida Kahlo, new synergies are crafted from both explicit and implicit dialogues.

Ever since I was a student I have been fascinated by the traditional understanding of meaning. What starts out as undefined soon becomes debased into a dialectic of power, leaving only a sense of failing and the dawn of a new beginning.

As shimmering phenomena become transformed through diligent and diverse practice, the viewer is left with an insight into the edges of our era.

Ah. And all this time I thought that the Y2K bug was the edge of our era.
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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby oetzi13 » Wed Sep 26, 2012 12:10 pm

this is the main lighthouse, that is not the one I was looking for,but thanks for trying!
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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby captain mcguiver » Sat Jul 27, 2013 12:23 am

I've forwarded this thread to the artist(s). You can also PM me if you have any questions. It was from my camp. Glad you enjoyed it!

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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby Drag'n'fly » Tue Jul 30, 2013 11:00 am

Hello. One of my fellow bunnies found you and this. Thanks so much for posting the pic. Always makes me smile when there's more love and energy floating around. That is me in the pic. This was my brainchild, and I am designated as the artist, but there were many people involved and many did as much if not more than me in one way or the other. I guess I was the umbrella under which everything came to life :) Feel free to write back. Hope you're well, Drag'n'fly

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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby trilobyte » Wed Jul 31, 2013 8:59 am

Very cool piece, kudos to you and the whole crew!

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Re: lighthouse in the deep playa?

Postby Drag'n'fly » Mon Aug 05, 2013 12:46 pm

Thx! I'll relay the message. Hoping to expand the project soon.


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