Artist Charles Gadeken and Absolut Built a Massive Cube in the Middle of Nowehere in South Africa and Threw an Insane Party
Complex—
September 23, 2014

by Karizza Sanchez

This past Saturday, Absolut continued its "Nights by Absolut" series in Johannesburg, South Africa—the second stop on its four-city/country worldwide initiative. For the event in South Africa, the brand collaborated with artist Charles Gadeken, who often uses fire as a medium to create incredible installation pieces. The goal: To create something unlike anything local and international guests have ever witnessed or been a part of before.

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The Art Of Burning Man
Arte Fuse—
September 14, 2014

“Take a look at some of the massive installations from the much talked about festival in Nevada”

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An Exclusive First Look At The Other-Worldly Art Of Burning Man 2014
The Huffington Post—
July 30, 2014

by Carly Schwartz

One of the very best things about Burning Man, the week-long, post-apocalyptic celebration of creative expression that pops up in the Nevada desert each August, is the awe-inspiring collection of art on display.

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Forget the Music, There's Art at Coachella
The Huffington Post—
April 25, 2014

by Eric Minh Swenson

Most people, even in the art world, seemed surprised that large-scale art is exhibited at the Coachella Music Festival, thinking that sculptural, interactive art of that scale is only reserved for Burning Man.

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Heroes & Hearts 2012
San Francisco General Hospital Foundation—
February 1, 2012

Heroes & Hearts 2012: artist made hearts for auction in support of SF General Hospital

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What are those giant hearts in Union Square?
StarkInsider—
December 6, 2011

San Francisco General Hospital Foundation (SFGHF) today announced the 14 artists participating in the 2012 Hearts in San Francisco series – an annual public art exhibition that raises funds to support life-enhancing programs at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center.

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Photos: Burning Man 2011
RollingStone.com—
September 8, 2011
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Burning Man Sculptures And Costumes (PHOTOS)
The Huffington Post —
September 6, 2011
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Aperion: Charles Gadeken for Make Zine
Make Zine—
August 28, 2011

Charles Gadeken demonstrates Aperion, a large sculpture depicting a flower resting on three large leaves. Aperion is a large tesla coil which processes sound into electrical impulses.

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Behind the Scenes of Burning Man
NBC Bay Area—
August 21, 2011

Burning Man is still a couple weeks away, but that means it's crunch time for Black Rock artists.

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