Burning Man 2017 Festival
This week in the desert of Black Rock, Nevada, Burning Man 2017 ended.
It lasted 8 days, for which it was visited by more than 70 thousand people. Artists, sculptors, models, musicians from different countries gathered to express their own understanding of art. Several tens of unusual and even radical art objects were created and installed.
The theme of the Burning Man Festival 2017 was “Radical Ritual.” All participants in the festival of radical self-expression were allowed to interpret the topic as they liked. Among the guests of Burning Man 2017 one could notice Ukrainians. Every day in the Kurenivka campground, parties and art performances were held in the Kozak style. The central part of the square was called Maidan. Here are located the dance floor, Lanuž and bar Nastoyanka.
Among the guests of the Black Rock desert one could see Ilona Mask, Mark Zuckerberg, Alessandra Ambrosio, Sara Sampaio, Paris Hilton and other celebrities.
Traditionally, before getting to the Burning Man 2017 festival, it was necessary to collect a set of Berner survival. It includes a ski mask, sleeping bag, sunblock, food and other necessary things. After all, at the Burning Man 2017 festival there is no money.
Because of the strong sandy wind in the Black Rock desert, you can only move through special protection. Therefore, all guests of the festival were equipped with closed glasses and a face shawl. And at night it was allowed to move only in the company of a flashlight.
The symbolic center of the Burning Man 2017 festival was the Temple of the Golden Spike. It was the main central square where more than 20 constructions of various scale were built. According to a tradition called “Burning Man” on the last night of the festival, the largest objects were burned in ritual fire. From which made enchanting show.
The Burning Man Festival is very popular not only in America, but also in the world. So similar events can be seen in different countries around the world. The most large-scale festivals are festivals of music and self-expression of Lucidity in the USA, AfricaBurn in South Africa, Fusion in Germany, Rainbow Serpent in Australia, Secret Garden Party in England, Midburn in Israel, Sziget in Hungary.