State of the Art, Burning Man 2013

[Editor’s Note: We’re happy to have photographer Michael Holden documenting the art and experience of Burning Man for you this year, and posting regular submissions to the Burning Blog. You can find all his posts by clicking here. Enjoy!]

I think that y’all like my photos more than my prose. In the spirit of doing what one does best, I’ll cut this short and get back out there.

Burning Man Art Preview:  Truth is Beauty panorama

Truth is Beauty by Marco Cochrane

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Victoria CoRE

Flor de Muerto by Victoria CoRE, during construction

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Victoria CoRECompleted

Flor de Muerto by Victoria CoRE, on the evening of it’s completion

Burning Man Art Preview: Reach for the Sun

Guardian of Dawn by Iron Monkeys

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Hawaii CoRE project

Kavai Ahi by Maui CoRE

 

Burning Man Art Preview:

Coyote by Brian Tedrick

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Drifts

Drifts by Michael Christian

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Temple Interior, 360° panorama

Temple of Wholyness by Synthesis LLC, interior 360° panorama

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Church raising and glam heels art car

Church Trap by Rebekah Waites

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Big bike.

Ibis Maximus by Nick Taylor

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Believe and Michael Christian's new pie

Universe Revolves Around You by Zachary Coffin and  Believe by Laura Kimpton and Jeff Schomberg 

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Rangers and Coyote

Coyote by Brian Tedrick

Burning Man Art Preview: Burning Man on the mothership

Burning Man

Burning Man Art Preview: Temple at Sunrise

The Temple of Wholyness by Synthesis LLC

 

Burning Man Art Preview: Truth is Beauty and Setting Moon

Truth is Beauty by Marco Cochrane

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About the author: Michael Holden

Michael Holden is a photographer, DJ, engineer and Regional Contact in Seattle, WA. Rites of Passage is his 12th burn. He likes chihuahuas, sushi, open source content management and commerce software and destroying delicate and expensive electronics in a variety of harsh environments. Ask him anything by emailing michael@superpod.com.

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