var rlArgs = {"script":"swipebox","selector":"lightbox","customEvents":"","activeGalleries":"1","animation":"1","hideCloseButtonOnMobile":"0","removeBarsOnMobile":"0","hideBars":"1","hideBarsDelay":"5000","videoMaxWidth":"1080","useSVG":"1","loopAtEnd":"1","woocommerce_gallery":"0","ajaxurl":"https:\/\/artillerymag.com\/wp-admin\/admin-ajax.php","nonce":"c827c048e7"}; According to hotel co-owner Nicole Dahl, “Our hotel has showcased over 50 Tucson artists, many of whom have never displayed their work before; others are world-renowned.” In-room and lobby gallery art is for sale, and the hotel doesn’t take a commission, so 100% of the sale goes directly to artists. A bus belonging to artist and biennale co-founder Tao Ruspoli, who has a house in Bombay Beach, but sleeps in this bus outside. The first festival ran in 2016 with no publicity: ‘We did it for 72 hours to see who would turn up.’ Since then, numbers have grown from a few dozen curious passersby to a few thousand people in 2018 who clocked the dates, which Ashkenazy keeps under wraps (to all except local residents). } ‘Some remembered the glory days of the 50s when they had come with their parents — and believed this post-apocalyptic place could turn around.’. After a series of embarrassing technical difficulties, we have finally figured out how to make our live sessions from Bombay Beach look and sound right. .b-11 { margin:0px 1px 1px 1px; } In a few years the FOUND:RE will be joined by another downtown Phoenix art hotel: a collaborative project from local developer True North Studio and Meow Wolf, the inventive and immersive art collective behind the. img.emoji { .g-24 { min-width:10px; max-width:145px; margin: 0 auto; } .g-21 { min-width:1px; max-width:162px; } Ashkenazy later turned to hotel-keeping himself. Credit: Sara Essex Bradley, So far, local reaction has been positive, say Haberny and Ashkenazy, and Ostrer comments: ‘When we put on the first show at the Opera House many locals thanked me with tears in their eyes after watching live ballet and opera that close up for the first time. Great for events, shoots, or simply as a base to explore and enjoy the renaissance happening in the area. In a few years the FOUND:RE will be joined by another downtown Phoenix art hotel: a collaborative project from local developer True North Studio and Meow Wolf, the inventive and immersive art collective behind the House of Eternal Return installation in Santa Fe, NM. Celebrate art, music, and dance starting March 22-24, 2019 at the SHOW Gallery as part of the Bombay Beach Biennale.Afterwards, festivities will continue throughout the year. .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_content { background-color: #ededed !important; } .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container .et_bloom_form_header { background-color: #ffffff !important; } .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_content button { background-color: #a153e0 !important; } .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_content .et_bloom_fields i { color: #a153e0 !important; } .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_content .et_bloom_custom_field_radio i:before { background: #a153e0 !important; } .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_content button { background-color: #a153e0 !important; } .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container h2, .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container h2 span, .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container h2 strong { font-family: "Open Sans", Helvetica, Arial, Lucida, sans-serif; }.et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container p, .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container p span, .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container p strong, .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container form input, .et_bloom .et_bloom_optin_2 .et_bloom_form_container form button span { font-family: "Open Sans", Helvetica, Arial, Lucida, sans-serif; } jQuery(document).ready(function(jQuery){jQuery.datepicker.setDefaults({"closeText":"Close","currentText":"Today","monthNames":["January","February","March","April","May","June","July","August","September","October","November","December"],"monthNamesShort":["Jan","Feb","Mar","Apr","May","Jun","Jul","Aug","Sep","Oct","Nov","Dec"],"nextText":"Next","prevText":"Previous","dayNames":["Sunday","Monday","Tuesday","Wednesday","Thursday","Friday","Saturday"],"dayNamesShort":["Sun","Mon","Tue","Wed","Thu","Fri","Sat"],"dayNamesMin":["S","M","T","W","T","F","S"],"dateFormat":"MM d, yy","firstDay":1,"isRTL":false});}); The Bombay Beach Biennale is a renegade celebration of art, music, and philosophy that takes place each year on the literal edge of western civilization, at the shores of the Salton Sea. ‘The front door was gone, the windows were broken, and restoration wouldn’t make sense for someone struggling to pay taxes on it,’ says Ashkenazy. _gaq.push(['_addDevId', 'i9k95']); // Google Analyticator App ID with Google /* ' );( document.contains ) || document.write( '