This is a photo taken at last year’s Compression! Art & Fire. By all accounts, it was the best Compression event to date. Northern Nevada came out to support our event and that thing that we do, and we enjoying sharing with you.
Controlled Burn will help celebrate Street Vibrations Spring Rally with shows from 8:00 to 8:30 pm on Friday and Saturday, June 3 and 4. Come on out and enjoy our show and all the other fun activities at the event.
Plans are in the works for 2016 Compression! Art & Fire. It’s going to be HOT!!
Stay tuned for more info.
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HELP US BRING MORE BURNING MAN ART TO RENO!
The Gateway Gathering is a fundraiser to help bring playa art to Reno. This year’s art piece is the Playa Park featuring Imago, an honorarium piece by Abram Santa Cruz and Electric Dandelions by Kristen Berg,plus more ART from BRC. The Playa Park will be located in front of the Lear Theater after it makes it’s debut at Burning Man 2016.
The Gateway Gathering will be held at ARTECH. This is Reno’s NEW maker space. The space is 61,000 feet of warehouse space on a 13 acre lot. It is the current home of Burnt Knuckle Glass Works and Twisted Metal Works and has more business and incubator spaces available – now is your chance to…CHECK IT OUT! The ARTECH gallery will be showing photos of Burning Man by Eleanor Preger. Several international projects for Burning Man 2016 – including three from the UK and one from Taiwan – will be built there prior to this year’s playa event.
THE GATEWAY RECEPTION will be held inside ARTECH from 6:30 until 8:30 PM. We will be serving hors d’oeuvres and have a hosted bar, PLUS music, live entertainment, and tours of the ARTECH space, Join Danger Ranger as this year’s honorary chair person.
Tickets for theRECEPTION are $60.00 – this includes a ticket to the after party.
The AFTER PARTY will be held outside on the back lot of ARTECH starting at 8:30 PM. STARRING all of your favorite of Art Cars – Fjorgyn, Red Rooster, Swingline, BRC Water Taxi, Train of Thought, and more. DJs Victor Crulich, and Shannon Olivas, Dave Staley and David Sweets Rhodes will be rocking the amazing sound system provided by the Stardust art car. FIRE PERFORMANCE by Controlled Burn at 9:00 PM. At 11:00 PM we will have Silent Disco by Miss Cooper and Djs inside.
AFTER PARTY tickets costs $20.00 and that includes your first drink!
JOIN US – have a great night AND help us bring some playa art to Reno!!
Buy tickets in advance and avoid the line.
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