The second life of old Boeing aircraft: a giant art car for the Burning Man Festival

The second life of old Boeing aircraft: a giant art car for the Burning Man Festival
This Boeing 747 aircraft was built in 1985. It would seem that it is high time for the aircraft to put it on the scrap, but it has received a second life, transformed into the largest ever seen art vehicles for the expression of radical Burning Man Festival, which is held annually in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. On the creation of the art car on a volunteer basis, has a team of more than 100 designers and engineers, and the funds for the reconstruction were collected using campaign.

The second life of old Boeing aircraft: a giant art car for the Burning Man Festival
Every year in the United States in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada avant-garde art festival Burning Man is held. This is a real post-apocalyptic celebration of fire and steel, which attracts more than 50,000 participants from around the world. During the festival held numerous exhibitions, performances, contests and other fun activities, culminating in the burning of a huge stuffed man.

The second life of old Boeing aircraft: a giant art car for the Burning Man Festival
Burning Man is a land art festival, which takes place every year in late summer in the desert of Black Rock. It is in this place attracts artists with the most insane concepts and installations. At Burning Man has no place to critics, here artists, hackers, engineers, and just creative people feel like a fish in the water and give your creativity. The organizers themselves say their festival - is "an experiment to create a radical self-expression community.

The second life of old Boeing aircraft: a giant art car for the Burning Man Festival
Through art festival Burning Man can literally "dive" into the minds of other people or even other living beings. Grant Patterson created Equanemone installation - set of tentacles hanging from the ceiling, each of which is equipped with its own LED system. Visitors are asked to install it to the end. Due to the unusual sound, video and lighting effects create the impression of a slow, colorful fish travel in the depths of the ocean.

The second life of old Boeing aircraft: a giant art car for the Burning Man Festival

The second life of old Boeing aircraft: a giant art car for the Burning Man Festival

The second life of old Boeing aircraft: a giant art car for the Burning Man Festival
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