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Burning Man 2011 Desert Arts Preview
June 23rd, 2011

2011 Desert Arts Preview - Annual Artist Lecture Series
Thursday, June 23, 2011
6:00pm-10:00pm
(Mixer & no host bar at 6pm; program begins 7pm)
Full no host bar and light fare available on the waterfront

Mission Rock Cafe
817 Terry Francois Boulevard
San Francisco, CA 94158-2209
(415) 626-5355

FREE admission!
...But if you wish to make a donation, proceeds will support the Black Rock Arts Foundation artist grant program. Limited seating for 100, so COME EARLY to ensure your seat and not miss anything! ALL AGES if arriving before 8pm

This is our very popular annual artist lecture series, where you get a sneak preview of some of the many notable art projects in progress right now for Burning Man 2011. You'll hear directly from artists who are creating spectacular works of art, often in highly collaborative ways. Some have been doing work on the playa many years and will be sharing humorous war stories associated with creating art under extreme conditions. This is also a great opportunity to learn how YOU can get involved and support these and other artists and worthwhile projects.

If you can't make it, look up their projects at the link below and directly contact these and other artists/projects you feel inspired to help and work with. Get involved and help make the art you wish to see in the world!

2011 Honorarium Art Installations

Speaker Schedule:

Master of Ceremonies: $teven Ra$pa and Beth Scarborough

7:00-7:15 Welcome & Overview of Burning Man 2011 Theme and Artist Grants by Beth Scarborough
7:20-7:30 Kristian Akseth & Stacey Reineccus - Airship Victoria
7:35-7:45 Jim Bowers - Burning Time
7:50-8:00 FJ Cava - Right of Pezzage
8:05-8:15 Douglas Bevins - Trojan Horse
8:20-8:30 Orion Fredericks - Exsuscitare Traiectus
8:35-8:55 Intermission
9:00 -9:10 Tomas McCabe – Black Rock Arts Foundation
9:15-9:25 Peter Hudson - Charon
9:30-9:40 Jon Sarriugarte and Kyrsten Mate - Serpent Twins
9:45-9:55 Kiwi Chris and Diarmo Horkan - The Temple of Transition
10:00-10:20 Questions and Answers

Enjoy the waterfront view and mix and mingle afterwards until closing!