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Crossroads of Curiosity: The British Library meets Burning Man (British Library)

June 20, 2015 @ 19:00 - 22:00

Crossroads of Curiosity: The British Library meets Burning Man
Saturday 20 June 2015, 19:00-late, British Library Conference Centre & Piazza, £15/£12/£10 Book tickets
On the summer solstice, the organisers celebrate the unveiling of a major installation at the British Library, Crossroads of Curiosity, originally exhibited at the Burning Man Festival 2014. The artwork was created using copyright-free images from the British Library’s Mechanical Curator project, available on Flickr. The evening starts with talks from speakers including the creator of the installation, David Normal, and Larry Harvey, founder of Burning Man. The installation unveiling at dusk is accompanied by a series of outdoor performances and displays from artists, musicians, comedians and digital researchers. Read more…

Details

Date:
June 20, 2015
Time:
19:00 - 22:00
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.bl.uk/events/crossroads-of-curiosity-the-british-library-meets-burning-man

Organizer

Eccles Centre for American Studies
Email:
eccles-centre@bl.uk
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Venue

British Library Conference Centre
96 Euston Road
London, NW1 2DB United Kingdom
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Phone:
0843 208 1144
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