[Spoiler Alert] Burning Man 2015 Construction Photos

Hey all! Dave “Rabbitt” LeClair here! Setup at Black Rock City always excites the hell out of me, so I thought I’d share these Instagram photos from the hard workers out in the desert already! I understand that some of you consider this stuff to be spoilers, so proceed with caution!

The head goes on the Man today! Photo by @gregvnielsen


The latest large-scale steel sculpture by Marco Cochrane. Photo by @kunstarchitekt
<UPDATE: Photo removed per request from the team>

Photo by @crone_up


Photo by @crone_up


If you have more details on these projects, or you simply enjoyed these photos, please comment! I’ll try to post some more soon. Happy packing!

28 comments on “[Spoiler Alert] Burning Man 2015 Construction Photos

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  2. I’m glad they’re sticking to a new Man. It’s the perfect symbol for BM 3.0 (Make as much money as possible). It was always a bit sad to see the old Man dwarfed by crazier and crazier bases.

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  3. Is the BMOrgionaires installation making it out? You know where every member of the pre-stone-age-oligarchy is represented as animatronic-dummies. The one where you can insert P2P-fundraising tokens into either of their two faces, to hear classic org one liners, like:


      • Maybe he got a good wholesale price? Or maybe he negotiated a design contract where he had unlimited use, and the designer presumed they would only use it once. …Nah, Larry would not take advantage of an artist like that. For Larry is an honorable man; So are they all, all honorable men – and women.

        Besides, you seen one Man, you seen them all.


        • Another juvenile, bile-laden, post. Any chance you’ll ever have anything positive to contribute other than your narcissistic braying and entrenched negative jabs?

          Cheezuz, that would be a worthy daily post in and of itself.


          • Sorry you don’t think Larry is an honorable man; that they are all, all honorable men – and women.

            Please, Badger, tell us what line of reasoning you see for: “Larry Harvey has wanted it this way for awhile. My guess is the Man will be designed like this for a few years at least.”


          • …Absent a reply, Badger, we can only presume that sadly you in fact have no other explanation, and your comment was only an ad hominem attack to divert attention from daverabbitt’s comment.


  4. Hi just a request from Marco and the Bliss Crew as posted at R-Evolution on the Playa. We would prefer no photos be posted on social media until gates open.


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