PULSE

December 19, 2017 2015 had some of the most incredible art on playa. This piece is called Brainchild by Michael Christian out of California. At 21 feet tall and 30 feet wide, I couldn’t imagine what it takes to bring something like this into the middle of the desert and install it securely enough for people to climb all over. …

PREPPING THE ICARUS

December 15, 2017 All I can think about when I look back on the 2017 burn is the intense heat that we experienced that week. For some reason I brought a little digital thermometer with me and got it out during setup. At first I put it in the kitchen shade. The highest it got was 108° degrees f. 1-0-8. …

DRAGON FIRE TEMPLE MOON

DECEMBER 4, 2017 It was such an unusual Burning Man this year. The heat was almost unbearable. There was the eclipse and something else going on with the sun that was affecting my heart. I was suffering sudden panic attacks badly while making the drive and would get some pretty intense palpitations. It was strangely comforting to hear that others …