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Burning Man 2011 we created a mutant vehicle. We would like help funding improvements of this mutant vehicle for the 2012 event. Read more

Chico, CA Conceptual Art
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Burning Man 2011 we created a mutant vehicle. We would like help funding improvements of this mutant vehicle for the 2012 event.

Chico, CA Conceptual Art
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For Burning Man 2011 our group, GravyBrain created a mutant Vehicle, Beau Le’Phant, the pink elephant.  Thanks to the generosity of Kickstarter backers, we were able to raise about half of the funds it took to get Beau to the playa.

For 2012 we are seeking help again from the community to help us bring this whimsical piece of mobile art to the Burning Man 2012 event.  The money we raise will be used for mechanical improvements to help increase Beau’s capacity including new suspension components, and for artistic improvements including improvements to Beau’s night lighting. 

Our goal with this mutant vehicle is to help create a unique experience for the viewer and rider that is far removed from normal everyday life that they will remember for years to come.  

With your help, we will bring this art back to Burning Man.  Your generous donations are a portion of what we will need to make this happen for this year.

Get more information on our project at: http://beaulephant.weebly.com

See more images of our project at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/81764733@N00/sets/72157626072524060/

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    Beau Le'Phant custom Burning Man 2012 sticker.

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    Your choice of a custom Beau Le'Phant Burning Man 2012 button, either large or small button (2" or 1") Nice!

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    Your choice of a custom Beau Le'Phant button, plus the 2012 Beau Le'Phant sticker! All the cool kids are choosing this one!

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    Both large and small buttons, and the Beau 2012 sticker!

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    You get the buttons... you get the sticker... but wait, you also get the Photo Reward: Photo of Beau Le'Phant on the playa in 2012!

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    A copy of Beau Le'Phant Burning Man 2011 DVD with lots of cool scenes around Black Rock City and art! We will be shooting more video in 2012 and may include some 2012 clips.

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    Sunset Art Tour Reward: Spend Thursday evening touring the playa on Beau Le'Phant. We will coordinate a time and location for a night on the town. (you have to buy your own ticket, transportation, etc to Burning Man 2012)

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    Burn Night Reward: Thank you very much for your generous support! You and a guest will be guaranteed a spot on Beau Le'Phant for the Burn! (you have to buy your own ticket, transportation, etc to Burning Man 2012)

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