1216. Starry Bamboo Mandala. Category 12: Structural Art Installation
Gerard Minikawa. Florida, USA
Part Sacred Space, Part Jungle Gym, Part Aerial Rig. Built with guadua angustofolia, this giant mandala was 11 meters tall. Built for the Burning Man Festival, 40,000 particpants in Black Rock Desert, Gerlach Nevada USA, August 29-September 5, 2006. After the festival, the art installation was taken down.