Imagine a lighthouse in the heart of the desert -.
A flickering light urge you to get closer, intrigued you take the path towards it..
When approaching there's a small gateway, if you decide to surrender and go through, you will reveal yourself.
I know you were expecting a big monologue right about now... but... we decided against it: This Unicorn reflects your inner true self - deal.
A little lighten chameleon, hanging from a tree, will change it color according to the color that touches it.
We dreamd about a castle, in the playa, base from plastic pipes, iron networks and lights. durning the nights the castle will get light from the castle towers
Confession Booth" - an intimate space for a meeting between two people: conversation, revelation, acceptance .
The known and loved pirate ship art car from Midburn 2016, will blow your minds with even more glam
and unforgettable parties on the playa.
an ancient and holly rabbit assembly grounds, where the different rabbits gather to worship the super rabbit-gods!
A structure in the shape of a tree whose leafs and branches are made of recycled newspapers
An interactive light sculpture shaped as a crystal cluster with a larger crystal above as if hanging from the air. when people holding hands connect between the“sensor crystals”, a “drop” of light falls from the upper crystal to ignite the cluster.
we want to bring old memories to life, from all times and eras.
hilarious giant grapes that will remind you about all sort's of things
Creature of the deep emerging from the sand to spread love in the Playa
Enchanted crazy interactive runway that will let all of us show off our amazing outfits and be fabulous!
You know those dreams when you are flying or falling from very high place? Then this is it!
Come and Enter our huge kaleidoscope and see your image being scattered everywhere and dive into this mind fuck of experience which is your dream
A Soundproof space, isolated from the bustle of the Playa, which creates a unique sonic experience. From deep relaxation, through meditative pondering and up to lucid dreaming - let the power of music take you on a journey beyond space and time
motorized walking flame throwing beach animal , inspired by the work of the artist Theo Jansen
A portable music cart that can be taken to anywhere on the playa in order to lift that are and play music :) We will spread love and give hugs all around in memory of Yehonatan Zilberman which died of manic dipression disorder
In each and every cell - there are a million stars
The infinity of the universe is not only to the outside, but also deep inside us
We can watch the stars that hides in us.
Telescope to the stars, and a microscope to our skin
While you look up and ask why there is no justice, there is someone that looks at you and asks you the same question. There will never be justice in a world where no one cares about the street cats' justice. Soon they will be gone. We have no time.
We all live the illusions in our lives, what we see exists, right? what we think must be true.
What if in the middle of the desert I meet an Oasis with a mind of its own?
Is it real? any less real than me? come find more questions with no answers!
An intellectual and magical playground at the heart of Playa. Our dream is to establish a chess \ checkerboard where residents can play, wonder and create experiences
komorebi is a word that exist only in japanease, means the sun rays that penetrate through the trees .
the desert eye is shut wide open while day dreaming.
I will build a dome using Kinbaku (Japanese rope bondage) techniques. People can enter and find themselves surrounded by a mesh of rope and mirrors. The idea is to give a feeling of bondage without touching the person in the space.
An Interactive climbing wall!
The wall will welcome its climbers with sounds, lights, and many other surprises
After dark, the wall will host parties for ages 18 and up.
U.F.O.M.O is a huge flying saucer, hovering above the playa and just being alieny as f*ck.
Laser beams and shit all guaranteed, but most important: real hardcore deep playa parties.
We gonna give you the FOMO, Bitch!
In our art installation the apeiron cube brings the spirit of Morpheus to the desert and invites everyone into an infinity of reflections in time and space where the borders of reality blends with the dream
A dark space is wrapped in the movement of the rainbow inside and out around. Light enters a clear ring, breaks and spreads out into dance of a colorful dream.
"We will install a large number of suspended "magic lights" that collect and store the sunlight (via embedded solar panels) and then during the night as the .
desert wind shakes the lamps they gently re-distribute the stored light in little flashes
This sculptor will be made out of various salts, which will be melting slowly throw out the event. Lot's wife will observe the playa as it is been built and will collapse and disintegrate during the event along side to the temporary desert city.
Emergency Exit is a very simple and poetical installation consisting of a simple solid wood frame, surmounted by an exit sign. Its size is dramatically enlarged to accentuate its effect. This installation is open to receiving performances :)
Space, frequency and infrastructure for human encounter on sound waves.
.Human meeting that translates into sensory experience of frequency
see ourself on the reflection of the true sunglasses
or see the playa through the vitrage glasses
look into the flams, Cuddle under the meditative fire ceiling. let your concious
and your heart to be aware - dream
Monkey town is proud to present: a party in the jungle, a jungle in the party!
Ropes between the trees will lead you to our party of parties in the middle of our forest - madness in the Reed
A large wooden installation of a woman reclining on the playa, which can be entered, back into the warm embrace of the womb
A place to rest and refresh, after the midburn it will become a fertile ground for edible vegetation
a 300 meter light ladder set up on the earth and the top of it reaches the sky
The TripPeak will be a small dag-head-shaped wooden structure, which you can go into' lay on your back, and with the help of ultra violet light and proper creation wiךך be like start gazing, only super boosted :)
In our dream we found a tree. We planted ourselves in the center of the Playa, in the vision of a sparkling tree floating above the ground. In the night the tree will light up and sparkling water will flow into him from the ground all the way up!
The biggest, coziest and most feminine hammock on the Playa.
Climb up, lay down, swing on - by yourself, as a couple, or in a group of up to 15... everybody's welocmed
A spiritual oasis in the form of a Yort tent allowing for relaxation and letting go, to the sound of plants dreamy songs, which changes according to proximity, movement, touch and emotional situation of the people around it.
The installation will be made of several matryoshka dolls of varying sizes (1-2 meters) arranged in a circle, with a larger (3m) roly-poly toy, that you can climb into.
The overall design is a darker twist on known and loved children stories.
A group of wooden chairs that the participant interaction can assemble a social circle inside or an outside circle to observe your dreams in the playa or whenever and wants to create
The eternal fire bird - the pheonix, is flying thru the midburn fields - inviting people to walk into, experiencing out of time journey.
the fire bird will contain 10 people each time, guiding them out of time dimension
a red- "nida" tent.
the tent in which women can, take refuge while menstruating
and more///Tent "Nida" will serve as a place for women
a huge teadrop hanged from three poles, projected with dozens of eyes dreaming of compassion, crying with real tears
Did you drop our feeding dozens of flowers in between the eyes, or dropping a river of blood down beneath
A giant, beating, red, containing, hollow, bright, flickering and hypnotising Heart!
Enter our Heart and spread your heart beats all around the Playa, for everyone to see!
Royal Tiny New Art Car, Built by Idan Shalit
(Pirate ship, Midburn 2016)
Will shock the playa with glam
The tao tree wants to come back to the Playa. We improved the flowers and interactivity, upgraded the electronics, redesigned the mechanics .
A big tree with dozens of flowers that light in many colors. With a magic wand mix the colors
קיר אנלוגי בגובה 6 מטר המעצים את תנועות הגוף לגובה 6 מטר
המורכב ממאות מנורות ליבון
זוהי העצמה של תנועות הגוף
two sculptures with fabric - one opens and you can get inside it and sculpture it, the other closed and you can change it from the outside
Woman and waves are the same thing, hot exciting gifts from the earth. Her affection is as amazing as riding the perfect wave. We're creating a dream like space, full of smooth curved surfaces, which you can glide on continuously - skateboards provide
Matka is a trubue to the Israeli Matka game. It's a wireframe tension structure. At night, Matka becomes a digital manifestation of the game.
בכל אחת מאיתנו נמצאת המלכה הפנימית , לא תמיד אנחנו מודעים לה לא תמיד אנחנו רואים אותה ...המיצב הוא תזכורת לעצמנו ....
welcome to MA ZE (in hebrew - what is it!?) i
this maze will take you on visual and cognitive journey.
the maze will take half an hour to solve and will lid up ultra purple colors at night.
A Journey across the Solar system. Planets are represented by Benches at relative distances and can use for rest
We have a lucid dream to see the words "FUCK YOU" on the playa and then see them burn. It will be a place where people can write their radical self expression with frustrations, anger and be an outlet to see these feelings burn!
Come inside "Free Dome" temple, stand right beneath the sparkling hoop and sacrifice a kiss for Hula, Midburn's goddess of love.
Yes, This is Midburn's Mistletoe!
Maximize your EARS while using your EYESONE HUNDRED psychedelic clouds floating around a huge dance floor, turning our beats into light???Ever danced INSIDE the music???
Transparent poles are arranged in a large circle. Each pole reacts to touching with a unique combination of sound and light.
When two of the poles are connected by a chain of people holding hands they react with the combination of the sound and light,
Interactive space creating music - beat spitting, laser shooting musical metal octopus
An isolated space, illusions provoker, which one could shape her own experience, like a lucid dream.The exterior of the installation is like an ordinary dream, when an outsider factor will shape the experience!
Enter the Lemon Heart, a magical interactive space of sound and light that will lead you on a Lemonish experience that involves all of the senses
Augmented reflection experience utilizing deep dream technology to create real time psychedelic transformation of the participant's reflection, studying self perception and the symbiosis of human and computer vision.
structures for stick people. 5 geometric structures covered in vellcro and you have a suit with the other side! so come play :)
Place stop and see everything from a different perspective
The red velvet fabrics, upholstered chairs
With binoculars gold and force of silk and classical music
Take a moment to look at everything
Breathe into this moment
Into a lucid dream p
Meetingspot is a video art installation that allow the observer to become the observed.
The action you are doing can change the atmosphere elsewhere. Now anything is possible and permission is granted.
sea in the sky is a moving shadow,making waves with the wind. under it will be a rain party in mid day.
Selfie Stick is a special plant that feed itself from taking selfie photos of the people that pass next to it
A mount of clouthes with a hidden bass guitar & 2 amps connected in its belly.The bass strings vibrate autonomously,sympathtic to themselvs in a caotic way, creating powerful bass frequency.a performative-shamanic ritual will take place at its feet.
giant wind chime that produces a sound in 5 tones callers with five tones of creation
Each day several photographs of the Dreamers, taken the previous day, will be presented on screen on the playa. in the first day we will present the best shots from the building of the city.
We are establishing a public gallery that will allow a variety of artists to present their own small scale art “in a box.” Similar to a diorama. Tell us your own personal radical story, use props, your own creations/artwork, recycled materials, anything!
Ancient Egyptian pyramid, made of triangles , permanent fire in the center
And through the power of life we honer the people we lost in the way, place an object, image, write their names on the wall
So they will be with us there
A Matrix of 30,000 leds that comes out of the floor, designed as tree, using motion sensor cameras and music creation algorithms, the participates create brilliant social electronic music.
Anyone can hook up with any music instrument create jam sessions.
If you always dreamed of reliving fantasy movies and were a fan of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - The Tech(no)drome - the multy sense stimulating arena on the playa! see the lights, feel the sound, taste the pizza...