mumu juggling with hats - burning man 2012

My friend Mumu is practicing her hat juggling act at Center Camp.­

Photo taken at the Burning Man 2012 festival (Black Rock Desert, Nevada).­

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Route 6:00, Black Rock City, NV, USA

Photos of my friend Mumu aka Mimito.­

Mumu Mariane Charline is a choreographer, circus performer and fire artist.­ Originally from Puerto Rico, she now lives in San Francisco.­

She performs with Dreamtime Circus. Read Mumu's bio.

Burning Man Festival

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Burning Man is yearly gathering of about 70,000 people, many from the San Francisco Bay Area, celebrating love, life, passion and art during one week in a desolated desert in Nevada.­

The event takes place each last week of august in an immense dry lakebed called Black Rock Desert.­ A temporary city is built where about everything is permitted except violence, money and commerce.­

The culmination of the event is the burning of a large human-shape figure in a giant bonfire, hence the name (Burning Man).­ The city disappears completely at the end of the week, leaving no trace.­

If this sounds interesting, check out the official Burning Man website at www.­burningman.­org.

Burning Man 2012 photos by Tristan Savatier (email me!)

For information on this festival and to see my photos from other years, click here.