Guardians of Fire

Orage: Interactive Lightning Experience at Burning Man 2015

A project in by Matt Faulkner

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A Musical Lightning Storm. Get struck by lightning while collaboratively playing music with a 18-foot-tall musical Tesla Coil.
Backers: 171
Average Pledge Per Backer: $126

Funded: $21,563 of $20,000
Dates: Jul 15th -> Aug 8th (24 days)
Project By: Matt Faulkner
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Latest News

Stretch Goal: Hit $22,000 for Custom Woodworking and Illumination

August 4th - via:
We now have the funding to bring powerful lightning to the playa! We can't thank you enough for your patronage. I hope you're ready for lightning in your face!  We are making great progress with building the structure and, with a little more... (Read More)

Are You Eager to Play with Lightning?

August 3rd - via:
In just a few weeks, you and the citizens of Black Rock City can have three ways to play with lightning. Within each Faraday Cage tower, a different interactive Artifact awaits. Here's a sneak preview of what's in store if our kickstarter is fully... (Read More)

Faraday Towers Standing

July 28th - via:
How do you get up close and personal with a giant Tesla coil? You climb into a Faraday Cage Tower, of course! Saturday's test assembly of the tower frame went quickly and smoothly. Mike, Matt, and Ladan finesse the wood floor panels into place... ... (Read More)

Climbable Cortexes, Batman! That Brain is HUGE!

July 21st - via:
Yes Robin, Dr. Brainlove -- everyone's favorite LED-encrusted climbable cortex -- has just hours to go in its fundraiser: Help aid the neural development of Dr. Brainlove, science outreach... (Read More)

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