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By Joakim Christensen (Denmark) "In the vast open space of Black Rock Desert, orientation is a key element of a succesful city plan. Another just as important aspect is the fact that Burning Man is a festival centered on creativity, self-expression and art. Focusing on these two key elements derived from the burner community, i present to you the Burning Plan. In order to increase the artistic expression of the city form, the street layout has been completely redesigned based on emergent urbanism, chaos theory and inspiration in fractal patterns and nature. This new pattern emphasizes burner culture and is a visualization of the ..." (more)


By Vassil Tzanov (Bulgaria) "The plan below uses the 99's Black Rock city design as a model and then "pentagonism" is applied. The pentagon is the city boundary and this influenced the work. The spine of the city is made of 1st iteration {5/1}-star-polygonal fractal (red pentagons), then the 2nd iteration (blue pentagons) and finally the fifth iteration (black pentagons filled with yellow). The yellow pentagons (the smallest) are computed by computer, however everything else is fitted by hand and processed with Incscape. Fractal coordinate system is applied and every pentagon has its unique number (except the Camp Center). The counting starts with 0 ..." (more)