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==Sun May 28, 2023 - [[Disorient_presents:_CCXI_-_Satellite_Seances|Disorient CCXi]]==
==Up Next==
<font size=5>Disorient presents: COUNTRY CLUB XI - SATELLITE SEANCES</font><BR>
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[https://soundcloud.com/disorientmusic/guillaume-clave-multiverse-closing-party-disorient-frontage-apr-2021 GUILLAUME CLAVE (House ++, Nice, France)]<BR>
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[https://soundcloud.com/disorientmusic/just-jeremiah-multiverse-closing-party-disorient-frontage-apr-2021 JUST_JEREMIAH (House ++, Los Angeles)]<BR>
[https://soundcloud.com/disorientmusic/melissa-xyz-disorient-frontage-bm-multiverse-closing-party-apr-2021 MELISSA XYZ (Melodic Techno, Brooklyn)]<BR>
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==[[Country_Club#2022|Disorient presents: COUNTRY CLUB X]]==
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[https://soundcloud.com/disorientmusic/daniela_saturday_midnight_disorient_country_club_x_may_2022 DANIELA (House++, Disorient Country Club, Upstate NY)]<BR>
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TICKETS: https://countryclubxastrodynamica.eventbrite.com/<BR>
Here we go<BR>
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DISORIENT WIKI: http://wiki.disorient.info/index.php?title=Country_Club<BR>
SURVIVAL GUIDE: https://disorientcountryclub.github.io/<BR>
RESIDENT ADVISOR: https://ra.co/events/1501548<BR>

==Disorient is a camp at Burning Man==
==Disorient is a camp at Burning Man==
Disorient has been a [[camp]] at [http://www.burningman.org Burning Man] since 2001.<BR>

Disorient has been a [[camp]] at [http://www.burningman.org Burning Man] since 2001.<BR><!--
===Disorient at BM 2023===

===[[Disorient_Bali_presents:_BURNING_MANTAP|BURNING MANTAP]] (Sep. 4th, 2021)===
===Disorient at BM 2022===
Disorient's first burn in Bali on the day of the usual Man burn.<BR>

==Disorient is a collective==
Disorient is a [[sound]], visual and performance art collective. We create [[art projects]] and [[art installations]] with hardware including [[Geodesic Temple|wood]], scaffolding, [[Pallet_rack|palette rack]], [[Container|containers]], [[Watershed|recycled materials]], [[Body_Painting_Cell|your body]], Raspberry Pi, [[dome|geodesic domes]], [http://www.akairways.com inflatable structures], [[video]], repurposed objects, black lights and [[dex|vehicles]]. We develop [https://github.com/disorient software] for our installations.
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===Highlights from the last physical BM (2019)===
In 2019 Disorient was at 2:15 & Esplanade. Camp was 200 ft. wide by 400 ft. long.<BR>

We debuted the [[Club_House|Club House]], our new pentagon-shaped multi-story pallet rack frontage structure complete with Pornj velvet couches and [[GlamTech|GlamTech]] decor. By day, the [[Club_House|Club House]] served as a performance space for our Dry Lakebed Synchronized Swimming Team and shaded haven for AMP’D yogis, who were treated to [[Frozen Minty Towels|Frozen Minty Towels]] after their invigorating practice.<BR>
At night, the [[Club_House|Club House]] transformed into an illuminated beacon, featuring glimmering LEDs on the DISORIENT sign and Helios bars, incandescent Pornj lighting, and a sky-high laser programmed to spell out D-I-S-O-R-I-E-N-T in Morse code. DISORIENT music played all week long through a pristine sound system, with the Wayward Teahouse offering a peaceful respite from the revelry during three late-night parties.<BR>
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Across the Esplanade, our Art Car Dock was the home base for the [[ENTity|D’enT]] and the Dang Gang, which together made up the Sign On Wheels. These spectacular Mutant Vehicles transported both participants and the D19ORIENT Video Sign — 1.2 million pixels of LEDs programmed with mesmerizing video art — on unforgettable journeys across the playa.<BR>
The immersive Fire Defractor installation served as a lighthouse of sorts, where participants could enjoy ambient sound and holographic sculptures in a plush lounge space. Fire and flow artists from DISORIENT and the Ministry of Flow teamed up for two special performances: the full dress rehearsal for the Fire Conclave and an open fire jam set to a special musical lineup.<BR>
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Within camp, a regulation [[Badminton|shuttlecock court]] encouraged 24/7 sleizure play with Pornj racquets and LED-illuminated birdies.<BR>
During daily DISORIENT-it-Yourself workshops in the Dis|Co Lounge, special guest artists taught participants to make resin jewelry, illuminated headwear, LED blinkie pendants, holographic sculptures, and silk-screened t-shirts. This was also the site of the Pornj Costume Swap on Monday night, where camp exchanged hundreds of Pornj and Glam Tech costume items and accessories.<BR>
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On Tuesday, DISORIENT hosted the Cultural Collaborators Cocktail Party, a celebration of those who help spread Burning Man culture around the world. DISORIENT was the first Theme Camp ever to host this special event, which is a reflection of the extraordinary contributions our collective makes in Black Rock City and beyond.<BR>
We followed this up with another legendary iteration of the Tuesday night BBQ, a multi-meat feast (and family reunion) that was not to be missed. Our beloved speakeasy [[Duke’s]] returned once again, serving up freshly made cocktails, late-night jams from the Morning Fucking Dews and some very special guests, and its incomparable brand of playa magic.<BR>
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Members of the DISORIENT community built art beyond the borders of camp, including the large-scale interactive Archaeopteryx installation and whimsical Deep Tea cart.<BR>
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In deep playa, the [[Temple_of_Brad_Pitt|Temple of Brad Pitt — this year’s iteration of the Geodesic Temple]] —  invited participants to briefly experience what it is to be the famous Hollywood actor. Thanks to a top-notch burn crew and tight perimeter of 70+ DISORIENTers, [[Temple_of_Brad_Pitt#Burn|TOBRIT burned late on Friday night]], leaving behind only the steel Ark and memories of brattpitizations past. This was the perfect lead-in to two very special burns: the explosive Man burn on Saturday night, and the visually stunning Temple of Direction burn on Sunday night.<BR>
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In addition to our [[music|residents]] we [[Playa_Schedule|invite DJs]] to play on our [[sound|sound system]]. During the week of Burning Man, we set-up a live music stage and invite [[live music|bands]] to perform. --><br /><br />
==Disorient is a collective==

Disorient is a [[sound]], visual and performance art collective. We create [[art projects]] and [[art installations]] with hardware including [[Geodesic Temple|wood]], scaffolding, palette rack, [[containers]], [[Watershed|recycled materials]], [[Body_Painting_Cell|your body]], Raspberry Pi, [[dome|geodesic domes]], [http://www.akairways.com inflatable structures], [[video]], repurposed objects, black lights and [[dex|vehicles]]. We develop software for our installations. Our guiding principles are outlined in the [[Disorient Model]] and in the [[Political Economy of Disorient|Political Economy of Disorient]]. Disorient is an open creative platform powered by love.<BR>
Our guiding principles are outlined in the [[Disorient Model]] and in the [[Political Economy of Disorient|Political Economy of Disorient]]. Disorient is an open creative platform powered by love.<BR>

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Image:DisorientTshirts2003.2004.2008.2009.jpg|[[D-shirt|D-Shirts]] over the years
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Image:20230312CCXiVexillum.png|[[Disorient_presents:_CCXI_-_Satellite_Seances|CCXi]], 2023
Image:D22CoSign.00004.jpg|[[CoSign#CoSign_at_D22|CoSign]] at D22

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Our contribution to the vernacular includes [[pornj|Pornj]] and [[GlamTech|GlamTech]].
Our contribution to the vernacular includes [[pornj|Pornj]] and [[GlamTech|GlamTech]].

Latest revision as of 11:42, 18 August 2023

Here we go

Disorient is a camp at Burning Man

Disorient has been a camp at Burning Man since 2001.

Disorient at BM 2023


2023 was Disorient's Year of the Paper Rabbit. Our camp was located at Esplanade & 5:00 with 200 ft. of frontage and 400 ft. deep. We had 197 campers. Camp planning discussion took place on this Discord channel.

D23's Urban Plan is organized around central shade structures that spelled out XO as our message to the stars and protects our tent campers from the weather.
This year we had a new Club House design. This is where we hosted most of our events (listed in our D23 Schedule).
D23's Geodesic Temple installation was the Temple of the Paper Rabbit
Duke's was back in full force and our Moop Altar was a new asset for our LNT efforts.

Volunteer SignUps

TOPAR Burn Perimeter
Dukes Liquor donations

Cell Leads

(Cell): (Cell Lead)

D23 Camp: Camp Cell

Interface with BM: LittleShane
Registration: LittleShane
Registration emails: Sofy
Production Wrangler: Brinksman
Budget: Tejawe
Accounting: Wishbone
DisOrientation: WatchTower

Urban Plan: The Eye
Square Shade: Ed B.
Power: IceCream
Water: HRH
Placement: HRH
Volunteer Coordinator: WatchTower
Tool Master: Jack B.
Shower: Jack B.
Kitchen: Amber
Recycling: Amber
Disengage: Ed
LNT: MissDaddy
Moop Altar design: The Eye
Moop Altar production: MissDaddy

Club House design: The Eye, Kirby
Club House structure: MissDaddy
Club House decor: John F., Kirby
AMP'D Yoga: Donovan McG.
Disorient Talks: The Eye
Jewelry of Burning Man moderator: LadyBee
Welcome to the Grid Talk moderator: IceCream
DeFi Talk moderator: Lev G.
CoSign on playa assembly and installation: IceCream
CoSign off playa fabrication: Karl Mak
CoSign design and planning: The Eye
Nebula: Leo
Nebula installation: Lowroad
Duke's: Brinksman
Frozen Minty Towels: Tejawe
Camp Lighting: Vadim
D14 Sign: Stack
D23 NFT: Jess H. and John Q.
Sound: Charlie Funk
Downtempo line-up: Kirby

Temple of the Paper Rabbit: The Eye, Pinky
Temple of the Paper Rabbit burn: Johnny B.
Temple of the Paper Rabbit burn perimeter: Naim, MissDaddy

Disorient at BM 2022

In 2022, Disorient was located at Esplanade & 6:30 with 200 ft. of frontage and 400 ft. deep.
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This time around — even more than usual since it had been almost 3 years since we had last found ourselves on the playa together — Disorient went in expecting the unexpected. After a two year hiatus, who knows where the capabilities and desires of everyone would take us. We were ready for a heart-opener.

The idea for D22 was to gently reconnect with each other. This desire for reconnection was expressed through our "XO" camp layout.
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The Art Car Wash was our main frontage installation. The two art cars from the Eminent Front: the ENTity and the new Disco Dock were parked behind the ACW. Those vehicles were part of the ACW and punctually provided sound for in-camp dance events.
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The Art Car Wash was flanked on the 6:30 side by CoSign, our new 16’ tall “D” beacon.
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Behind our frontage, the Very Pornj Lounge (VPL) was a new edition of our Club House design, a comfortable and soothing environment, a cocktail lounge where you could sway to the sound of low/no BPM tunes such as AlKemiss EriKa's set on Tuesday.

The Club House was a space for presentations and discussions where Disorient Talks were held every other day between 4pm and 6pm.
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It's also where our hour-long Amp'd Yoga sessions were held daily at 1pm.
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The DKitchen was wo/manned by a solid Dis crew, serving additional comfort twice a day.
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Spire, our new Geodesic Temple stood on the playa in front of camp, just far enough so we could admire it properly.
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Sofi's Cone was about 100 ft. on the seven O'clock side of Spire.
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Small Hadron Collider was further out on the playa
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Our upgraded D14 Disorient Sign hung inside the Club House and got a new revision and re-interpretation this year.
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Three 300 Watt lasers located in the front and back of camp sent messages from the playa to the stars.
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Disorient is a collective

Disorient is a sound, visual and performance art collective. We create art projects and art installations with hardware including wood, scaffolding, palette rack, containers, recycled materials, your body, Raspberry Pi, geodesic domes, inflatable structures, video, repurposed objects, black lights and vehicles. We develop software for our installations.


Our guiding principles are outlined in the Disorient Model and in the Political Economy of Disorient. Disorient is an open creative platform powered by love.

Our contribution to the vernacular includes Pornj and GlamTech.

Disorient ecosystem

When we are not on the Playa, we organize events, retreats and happenings to raise funds for our art projects on and off playa and support Burning Man. 100% of profit is reinvested in Disorient.
Those include Country Club (since 2011) upstate New York, Bedouin Tech (2014-2018) in the desert of Dubai and Fun Tsang (since 2016) on the beach of a tiny uninhabited tropical island of Hong Kong. Those outdoor camping retreats last several days and are aligned with the Burning Man ethos. In September 2021 we organized the first Burning Mantap in Bali, Indonesia.

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Our first fundraisers outside the US happened in 2009 in Brazil and Argentina

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Thousands of DOers (DisOrienters) have camped with Disorient at Burning Man since 2001. About half of those campers are in the US. The other half is distributed in dozens of other countries. We use social networks to stay connected.

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Too Much Is Rarely Enough.