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2002 THEME CAMPS & VILLAGES

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KEY: = participating Floating World theme camps

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UNsurewood Forest
Come frolic with woodland nymphs and faeries in a celestial... yeah, right! We don't know what the hell our theme is and frankly we're not sure we care. Dance merrily whilst drunk on our druid liquors, use "ye" or "thee" in a sentence and be laughed at by total strangers. We're unsure of what may lie in store, so wander in and help us dismantle reality.

Hometown: Boulder, CO
Contact: b_rad510(at)hotmail(dot)com

UnVillage
Welcome to the UnVillage, a place where you can camp with friends in a relaxed atmosphere, free from stress. This UnVillage is being put together by the locals of the Texas regional burn and our friends from around the world.

Hometown: Austin, TX

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Vietnamese Iced Coffee Camp
Come be refreshed with yummy caffeinated drinks! Hang out in our pyramid or shaded bamboo grove while you enjoy your coffee hot or cold.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.noeboys.net/vicc
Contact: jim(at)noeboys(dot)net

Voo Doo Shooting Gallery
Back for a second year of fun with black magic, blow guns, darts and little hanging dolls, its The Voo Doo Shooting Gallery. Creating zombies every single day, join us for the big doll burn. 'in every body's mind there's a little voodoo.'

Hometown: Portland, OR
Contact: timemcavoy(at)hotmail(dot)com

Vume
A giant version of the VU Meters that you see on audio equipment. Each 'channel' (right and left) will have ten 15' towers that are strung from top to bottom with multi-colored lights. The towers are arranged outward to either side of a small center stage. The brightness and sequencing of each tower's colors are sensitive to audio input from a microphone mounted on the stage.

Hometown: Oakland, CA
Contact: m(at)bustos(dot)org

VW Bus Camp
VW Bus Camp is back for our 5th consecutive year. Eclectic bus owners unite, share the nomadic spirit in the Bus Camp Lounge with good food, good drink, and of course great vibes. (And yes, our water-cooled friends are welcome also)

Hometown: Antelope, CA
URL: www.vwbuscamp.com
Contact: campmaster(at)vwbuscamp(dot)com

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WaCkY ShAcK sPaCeDuB vIbRaTiOn
Join our collective conscience community and imagine yourself in fully immersive audio/video dreamscape. When you reach our camp *POOF* your there. Some of the most amazing DJ's, Visualists, live PA's and tribal music producers will join our orgy of dance and celebration on a truly amazing soundsystem. Surrounded by surreal visuals, lighting, blacklight art installations and tapestries similar to that of the Blacklight Glowstar of 2000, join us on our journey through the Chakras to the stars. During the day yoga, tai chi, body painting, massage, jemelry making, poetry, spoken word, chakra workshops, and our tea hut will help along with ambient, dub, chillout, IDM and tribal rythems to sooth your body from the heat of the day.

Hometown: Denver, CO
Contact: gregschmid(at)yahoo(dot)com

Waterboy's Mermaid Lounge

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: tcoughlin_2000(at)yahoo(dot)com

West Side Story Fish Encampment
Jets (industrialization/man/pollution/jet skis) vs. the Sharks (fish, jellyfish, sea creatures). Play Environment vs. Pollution games and experience art performances by the Santa Barbarian Fire Conclave troupe.

Hometown: Camarillo and Santa Barbara, CA
Contact: rachelclawson(at)hotmail(dot)com

Wet Sari Camp

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: tracy(at)stilton(dot)com

Whale Dream Translation Project
Relax, listen to the ambient sounds of our friends, the Cetaceans. What do you hear? Sleep, perchance to dream, and when you awake, record your thoughts for posterity.

Hometown: Reseda, CA
Contact: az427(at)lafn(dot)org

Whale Mail Delivery Center
Our enormous whale swallowed the missing link and we have the skeletal remains to prove it! Come and interact with the skeleton AND drop off packages and mail to be delivered to any posted address in Black Rock or camps with mailboxes.

Hometown: Corning, CA
Contact: olive(at)snowcrest(dot)net or lannieclipse(at)hotmail(dot)com

Whimsea Shel Garden
A walk through garden of the wild, wacky, whimiscal poetry of Shel Silverstein. We'll have a special treasure for our fellow geocachers.

Hometown: San Diego, CA
Contact: reelwild2(at)hotmail(dot)com

Whistleworks
The Burning Chicagoans present: The Whistleworks Steam Whistle Project. The Wistleworks will allow the citizens of Black Rock City to become ceramic artists and help build a steam powered musical sculpture that once complete, will be the centerpiece of drum circle performance. In the floating world, The Steam Whistle will turn water into music.

Hometown: Chicago, IL
URL: barkley.org/whistle/
Contact: whistleworks2002(at)yahoo(dot)com

White Trash Camp
Cleatus says: Cummon over and join in, we got pork rinds, Millie's secret delight, and you should see what Betty Anne Sue can do with cheeze wiz and miracle whip! Mullets Rule!

Hometown: Santa Barbara, CA
Contact: bm(at)cearnal(dot)com

Women's Temple
Women's Temple is a place where women believe in the healing powers of coming together and sharing the wisdom of their embodied spirits with each other.

Hometown: Oakland, CA
URL: www.womenstemple.com
Contact: Women's Temple

Wonderland
We are making a very cool black light chill out dome. We are diverse and creative people looking for others to help and participate in our camp.

Hometown: Seattle, WA
Contact: wonderland2002bm(at)yahoo(dot)com

Woonami Village
Rejoice at the inception of WOONAMI VILLAGE, which will include The Woo Woo Field, Glamour Goblins Grotto, and Kamp Kaosmosis... bringing you live music on the wheels of the Tsunami Bus, interactive in-camp excitement, Flaming Typewriters, and the sonic marvel... the AURAL REEF.

Hometown: Portland, OR
Contact: eyeconduit(at)hotmail(dot)com

Wrong Side of the Trax
A great place to catch a ride on the Dave Train and see how folks on the other side of the Trax live. Be sure to stop by and wish our very own Yoshy and Amber many years of matrimonial bliss.

Hometown: Santa Barbara, CA
Contact: canderson(at)infogenesis(dot)com

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Xara
Xara is... a world-within-a-world: an immersive and interactive environment of jungle ruins, theatrical rainforest, strange creatures, living grass and settling mists. It is a place of exploration and hospitality, of dreaming and of dancing, of deep jungle secrets, and the living fever of music. "Xara yet is still to come, yet Xara here remains."

Hometown: San Diego, CA
URL: www.xaraproject.org
Contact: mark-hinkley(at)cox(dot)net

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Yellow Solar Seed Station
The mission of The Yellow Solar Seed Station is to invite others to join our community in playing with energy in all of its forms, infusing our conscious use of solar and wind power, our broadcast of a diverse spectrum of sound expression, and our shared lust for existence.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: urb(at)solarseed(dot)org

Yellow Submarine
In the town where I was born, there lived a man who sailed the seas, and he told us of his life in the yellow submarine. We all live in a yellow submarine...

Hometown: New York City, NY
Contact: hotdirector4u(at)hotmail(dot)com

Yes Camp

Hometown: Winnetka, CA
Contact: edeye(at)mac(dot)com

You Are My Zooplankton - Come Closer
Become absorbed into the jelly world, three 12 feet in diameter jelly rooms. Where you can listen to enchanting sounds patched together from floating debris - picked up from various playa ports, watch performances and puppetshows, and pretend you're dead and float through the night. Let us whisk you away, you little zooplankton, in our jelly mobile and deliver you to our medusas of the sea.

Hometown: Seattle, WA
Contact: goatmax1(at)hotmail(dot)com

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Z-Axis TV
Have you ever wanted to act out your favorite movie, play, or television show scenes? Got a good improvisation? C'mon down to Z-Axis TV and do it all!

Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Contact: mcfall(at)mgallis(dot)com

Ze Arc
You can fly! Please come visit Ze Arc of Hawaii, a tetrahedral pyramid of spatialized audio. Be vibrated with your friends by the wet rhythm of ambient water vibrators mounted in the pyramid's stage. Experience an audio aquarium of marine mammals of the world swimming through the air around you in tetrahedral audio. Join us at Ze Arc on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday to create a shrine to Hawaii, the Pacific Ocean, and Pacific Rim ring of fire with a raised playa earth 80 foot diameter earth ring encircling the pyramid with scaled volcano and crater mounds of the Pacific Rim volcanoes. Sunday night after the burn come to the black light temple Ze Arc for the DANCE OF THE LUMINOUS at midnight. We love space!

Hometown: Seatac, WA
Contact: horus2010(at)yahoo(dot)com

Zenplicity Camp
A place to reflect, pull up an ass pillow, tend the Zen garden, drink some tea, and escape the sun.

Hometown: Seattle, WA
Contact: jskellington(at)hotmail(dot)com