Faire Category: Art

5′ Foot-Operated Mechanical Hand

Activity, Art, Building, Mechanics/Gears

Test your foot skills with the giant mechanical hand. Each digit is operated separately by stepping on the foot pedals and using levers and pulleys.

Paul Winder

Utah Builders Community – Temple of Awareness

Art, Building, Exhibit, Presentation, Sculpture, Woodwork

The Utah Builders Community is a collective of artists, technicians, dreamers and builders. Inspired by creating community-based interactive art for Burning Man, our intention is to help bring this magic into communities near and far. Our mission; Buil …

John Ward, Bobby Gittins, Topher Danater, Alice Toler, Gillian Rawcliffe, Rio Wimmer, Zina Bennett, Anne Russo, Cassie Plant, Lisa Marie Schull, Olga Nikishin, Robin Alexandra, David Powell, Bo Dean, Holly Bird, Stan Clawsen, David Born, Nick Poselli, Joe Russo, Kelly Stirling

UMOCA Art Truck: Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García

Art, Children, Craft, Installation, Youth

The only traveling educational art exhibit of its kind in Utah, the UMOCA Art Truck will bring exciting and accessible contemporary art, created by leading local and national artists to the Day-Riverside Community. Check out this year’s Art Truck exhib …

Jaime Salvador Castillo, Michael Anthony García, and students from schools all across the state of Utah

LED Color Bot

Arduino, Art, Children, Electronics, Exhibit, LED, Robotics, Youth

This is an interactive user experience where your hands are the controller. Programmed with arduino, this bot will simulate the movement of your hands and do a light painting following those movements. It uses a three axis gyro board to sense movements …

Pheonix Jones

Worbla Cuffs with Thanksgiving Point Makerspace

Activity, Art, Costume, Demo, STEM Education, Science, Workshop, Youth

Students from the Maker space at Thanksgiving Point will teach approximately 30 kids on the science of thermoplastics and then help them make their own custom cuffs.

Debra Van Wagoner
Mary Bucklew
Megan Anderson
Melissa Wiggins
Grace Butler
Josh Grover
Chase Stothers

Ionic SoulSonic – Musical Tesla Coil

Art, Electronics, Exhibit, Installation, Music & Sound, Science, Spectacle

A ~6ft. tall Musical Tesla Coil (Dual Resonant Solid State topology) that can be played interactively through a MIDI keyboard, or play MIDI files from a computer.

Michael Robinson

Hand Drawn Photo Booth

Art, Performance, Spectacle

The Hand Drawn Photo Booth is a pretend photo booth “machine” operated by an artist. The exchange is performed through a feaux photo booth facade imitating a photo machine. The subject sits across from the artist where they strike and briefly hold 4 po …

Natalie Allsup-Edwards
Troy Frobush

Blue Meanie Art Car

Activity, Art, Art or Modified Vehicle, Exhibit, Light Art, Spectacle, Youth

Come see the Blue Meanie-est art car at the Faire!

Thomas Johnson

Sonic Sculpture

Art, Exhibit, Installation, Metalwork, Music & Sound, Sculpture

  The Sonic Sculpture was commissioned as one of the honorarium art projects at this years Burning Man festival, and the Utah regional Burning Man event, Element 11. The Sonic Sculpture is an interactive musical sculpture; part futuristic sculptur …

John Ward

PicassoBot

Activity, Arduino, Art, Demo, Electronics, Exhibit, Robotics

PicassoBot is an open source drawing arm robot that can take pictures from the computer or an Android camera and sketch them on paper. USB powered and Arduino compatible, this robot kit is perfect for learning at all ages.

Educated Robot
Wayne Rust