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Artists at the mid-1990' era [[Burning Man]] events used the clay of the playa to create sculptures that had were lit from within with a wood fire.
Artists at the mid-1990' era [[Burning Man]] events used the clay of the playa to create sculptures that had were lit from within with a wood fire.


In the late 2000's, an artist drove a bus around the playa and made intricate patterns visible only from the air.
In the late 2000's, [http://jimdenevan.com Jim Denevan]] drove a bus around the playa and made intricate patterns visible only from the air.
 
==Links==
* "[http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1236380/Worlds-largest-artwork-etched-desert-sand.html Etched by trucks in the desert sand: At 9 miles around, gargantuan circle is the world's largest artwork" UK Mail, 16 December 2009

Revision as of 18:33, 20 October 2012

Land art is created using earth and rock. Many land art pieces have been created on the Black Rock Desert.

In 1968, Michael Heizer created Dissipate.

Artists at the mid-1990' era Burning Man events used the clay of the playa to create sculptures that had were lit from within with a wood fire.

In the late 2000's, Jim Denevan] drove a bus around the playa and made intricate patterns visible only from the air.

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