An insightful piece about We Are From Dust’s mission in the latest edition of Artillery Magazine, focusing on our Point San Pablo Harbor exhibition, artists whose work we’re hosting, and Marian Goodell of Burning Man…
Frommer’s: This Harbor Is a Refuge for Burning Man Artwork—Without Burning Man Crowds
When each summer’s Burning Man ends, artists burn most installations, including the iconic 75-foot-tall “the Man” sculpture that gives the event its name, to leave no trace of the party in the desert. Other pieces are moved into storage.
One California harbor is giving Burning Man’s large-scale art a second, longer-term home—and you can see it without being hot, naked, and caked in dust.
The Point San Pablo Harbor in Richmond, California—20 miles from downtown San Francisco—was in disarray before a new co-owner, Rob Fyfe, took over. After cleanups, Fyfe collaborated with non-profit We Are From Dust to give the art of Burning Man a second life on his revitalized waterfront.
NBC News: New Richmond Shoreline Art Park to Showcase Burning Man Art
We Are From Dust’s inaugural exhibition got some great coverage from our local NBC affiliate. Thanks for coming to the event and sharing our message, Joe!
“What you find is with the art installations that are out here, you see people interacting with them — and not only interacting with the art but interacting with each other,” Chase said, taking in the scene. “That’s the power of what we’re trying to create here.”