Meetings with the unknown. Come and sit down in a cosy space and ask for advice or even give advice. This is an open discussion about all and everything, an intense meeting between two people. Will be decorated in a intimate way.
We want to hang a few hammocks and an very large amount of jellyfish from the ceiling, to create an ocean themed chill out space.
A sacred experience, done face to face, one person at a time. What happens in the ritual will stay between us.
Welcoming the Burners with a Tupi for meeting and greeting your unique soul. A soulcraft journey guided by mantras, music, breathing and soul travels. This is just a few of the soul explorations event that will occur in the Soul Soothing sessions.
The Sanctuary manifests this year in the shape of a tea house, where lost travellers may come for a cup of tea and comfort.
Sparkle and shine is our dream and you are our canvas. Glitter, rhinestones and a little bit of UV body paint. We will be one of the activities in the Deep Sea Lullaby and we welcome more creative people to join us during the weekend.
Ever wondered what "nervous love" looks like? Or "rainbow rage"?
The Feel Screen is a dynamic, colourful computer visualization that is created by combinations of emotions, expressions, colors etc. spoken into a microphone.
Small cozy tent where you relax and write down stories. Anything goes! Personal stories, anonymous secrets, personal habits, statements, something to let off your chest, short imaginary stories, which you can illustrate. Open a window into your life.
At the listening society your deepest feelings and needs will be heard. A free space for you to radically express yourself without being questioned or told what to do.
Time 5-10 min
2. Share in presence
I love to soak myself in warm water and, probably if you are a human, so do you. Let's get a hot tub where we can relax our bodies and souls.
The Madhatters traveling tea party will be resurrected after two years of hiding out in my basement. It is a wacky little tea wagon that will serve tea on and off during the night. Bring your own cup and sip from a variety of teas :)
All little monsters like popcorn, don't they?
We will be gifting popcorn to the brave ones that dare to come neer..
A piece of art where science meets awesomeness. Play with the flow and lights or just gather around and behold.
Kenta Åhman lonley dreams is a theater that is going to be played on one or several occasions during the festival!
A place to join together musically. Try a new instrument, use your voice or hands to make sounds together with other people or by yourself. Everyone is invited as both listeners and co-creators in the moment.
A campfire in the open air at night where I will tell stories and myths with a more modern touch. Bring a blanket, get some tea and listen. And tell! The fire and the stories belong to us all.
A small temple for silent meetings. Come in and calm your mind. pray or make a peace offering to the altar in the middle. Calm meditative music will be playing at all times.
Big friendly glowing geometric shapes that shift colors and patterns. These are the Platonic Solids, goemetrically perfect and very soothing to look at.. Some of the bigger ones you can even crawl inside and sit in. As seen at Borderland 2017.
I want to make sure that the big dancefloor has some kick ass sound for dancing and performances.
A proven success at Spark in the Dark 2016, the cinema makes its comeback!
Sit down and let yourself be drawn in to worlds you otherwise rarely see, may it be close ups of flowers unfolding in slowmo or a helicopter view over the Tibetan Mountains!
You don't simply walk into the Divine Dynamis. In The Rite of Passage you’ll both be properly greeted & you’ll be offered a chance leave the outside world and get into another mindset before you dive into The Divine.
I want to design a spacey-dreamy conversational experience, through two headphone pieces and some lights, where each of the head pieces would be connected to an augmented sound tool which alters the sound input of the environment.
A cuddle bordello is coming to Urban Burn
coalesce, combine, come together, fondle,fuse, hook up, meld, merge, mingle, tied down, tied up, kärlek
a sensual opium den of velvet, opulence and desire.
I want to create a photo exhibition of the burn & the burners. How one bridge the gap between dreams and reality. The pictures are from Borderland 2017.
A space where we explore and nurture consciousness via tools such as breathing excercises, dynamic meditation, sitting meditation, drum travel and even a cacao ceremony
We have 32 tubes with 2m LED lights in each and want to use them to build a custom lighting installation that can help visualise music at the main stage and also allow participants to interact.
No space to ride around in art cars at Urban Burn? Well how about a art bike?
I have a electric cargo bike waiting to be turned in to art. With a raspberry pi, battery power and lights this rolling sculpture is interactive and provides a small indoor ride
Press the button and 1..2..3 SMILE. Or don't.
Flash your boobs. Kiss a stranger. Whatever you want! Nobody knows what you'll be doing in the dark booth anyway... Add your printed copy to the co-created photo wall or take your memory home with you.
This psychedelic dream is a intimate music stage inside a small tent. DJs from around the globe will perform hypnotic, dreamy chilled out multi-cultural beats. If you want a spot in the tent, hit me up!
Ever wanted to take a break from the hectic party setting and go for a relaxed car ride through the night-time city. “Who's gonna drive you home”-interactive installation theatre offers a change to do it.
Dive into the balls of bliss!
A glowing ball pool that you can explore, play and relax.
It's a BURN! We need FIRE! I will give u fire! A small instalation during the weekend and a lot at BURN NIGHT. Fire burns the way it does, not the way u want it to. I can talk to fire so it behaves. I nead $$$ for propane etc.
Get fabulous nails at the magical nail salon on wheels. Have some sparkling apple/pear drink while waiting for your very own glittery, glow in the dark, water marbling creations to be done on your nails.
We envision a dance floor where individuals are interactive nodes of light, unique yet connected in a larger web that allow for the emergence of a light phenomena greater than the sum of its parts.
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Working in conjunction with The Rites of Passage Greeter's dream team to bring a little more splendor to welcome all Urban Burners into the unknown that is the Divine Dynamis - bringing a bit of Home in Nevada to the very doorstep of the Urban Burn.
An interactive lighting installation based on our 32 x 2m setup of 120 LEDs each. We will create a custom setup either in conjunction with another lighting piece, or as a separate piece for the main stage / entrance.
This space is for a storytelling culture; live and analogous with real participants. To make this more engaging, visually and aurally resonant and stimulating; Paul Klee will accompany with his artworks, and sounds of the storyteller will be live-sampled.
We are building a popup video game arcade with at least one custom built cabinet and dance pad station. Both cabinet and dance pad becomes illuminated beasts as they respond to your movement. Finally, video games at the Urban Burn, what took us so long?!
We are a bunch of fire spinners, and will do a fire jam outdoors at night. Dancing one some low-level music if possible, otherwise in silence.
This dream IS joining "Oh maybe"
We, the angels, create a heavenly experience for all your senses.
Wouldn't it be amazing with a co-creative sensation space? An area where you can play with each other's physical senses, or with your own. I imagine soft ground with lots of consumables to use during the massage: oils, wax, tiger balm, ice, whips, etc.
A space bigger on the inside than the outside, the Bubble can be anything. it has no fixed meaning other than what is projected on it.
We want to create a crazy circus atmosphere with popcorn in different flavors. We will have circus themed costumes, a popcorn machine, a cozy seating area with pillows. We want it to be a popcorn tasting experience!
Somatic liberation army will join Urban burn for the first time.
We are here to ask questions, give pleasures and harvest insight about your somatic bondaries and how we can set you free by inviting you to sensual somatic experiment in a safe neon space
Barely Droning is coming to Urban Burn!
We are a group of engineers who build low-budget drones from scratch. Come co-create drones with us! The sky is the limit (literally..)!
We will build Urban Burns most thrilling adventure ride of the year! Hoist yourself up 2 meters over the ground in our splendid human powered elevator. You do all the hard work of pulling yourself up to a special surprise!
An 80-sided geodesic sphere undulating with intricate patterns and colors hung from the ceiling, providing the viewer with an embodiment of divine dynamis.
Our dream is to bring a 4.5 meter art dome designed to stimulate childlike wonder and creativity for participants of all ages. Art materials, bracelet crafting, music, bubbles, stuffed animals, face painting, pillows, furry rugs, healthy snacks and more!