Who What When Where (WWWW)

Apogaea WWWW 2022 – Updated 5/15/22

The WWWW (Who What When Where) is your guide to Apogaea! Every registered theme camp, art installation, mutant vehicle, and more are laid out in an easy to read format so you can plan your participation. We also offer a map of the land so you can get around easily and find what you’re looking for. All infrastructure and departments are listed as well.

2022 Art Installations

 TitleDescriptionArtistGrant RoundWebsite
Adventure Spin’d LandiaCarnival style Photo opportunity Standees,
Paint by number badges,
Interactive Audio and Art experience
William J. Albarezhttps://instagram.com/Adventurespindlandia
Archways of the Ancients (2022 Temple)A hexagonal vortex of ancient future design technology. Find yourself lost in the patterns and geometries of this epic monolith!Steven Newman and Brian PinkhamSeed Money Grant Roundhttp://www.instagram.com/stevennewmanart
ArriettyAn explosion of color. A giant garden of colossal Colorado-inspired wildflowers. Be wowed by amazing aerial dancers, amusing and exciting events, and other strange and entertaining oddities.Seed Money Grant Roundhttp://art.wakegraphic.com/arrietty
BuilderThe art is 3 solenoid controlled "poofers" or "booshes" running off of a propane supply that is regulated up to 100psig and a 12v switch system. The installation is simple but allows people to interact directly with fire art and always brings tons of joy.Frank Jankowsky, Aaron Wilson
Cancer UnmaskedA sacred space dedicated to cancer victims, survivors, caregivers and loved ones. A place to heal, reflect upon this difficult subject and to tell your story.Ron HolanSeed Money Grant Roundhttp://cancerunmasked.net
ColordanceArrays of colored lights, positioned on top of 10ft poles, shine on the ground to create colorful shadows.Space Potatoeshttps://github.com/ademuri/colordance-circle
DaimonAerica RavenSeed Money Grant Roundhttps://www.aerica-raven.com/
Evan's Fire GardenThis fire sculpture garden will include at least two new granted sculptures along with some old stuff and some non-fire sculptures.Evan BeloniSeed Money Grant Roundhttps://www.instagram.com/evanbeloni/
Fire Sculpture Garden (2022 Effigy)Musselph, LTDBig Money Grant Roundhttps://www.musselph.com/
Flora and Fire + The Double PooferFlora and Fire are a pair of flora inspired propane heaters: the first is a weld lotus flower made from a repurposed tower heater; the second is a welded wire flaming bonsai tree. The double poofer is an interactive pair of poofers controlled with latticework control pedestal backlit with LEDs casting geometric patterns onto the ground to draw in patrons.Casey Moorehttp://casecraftsworkshop.com/fire
Hug ShackDiscount hug outlet.
HydraConflagulators, StratoBlaster and friendsWarming flames and an 8 channel interactive micro accumulator arrayThe Conflagration Station &Tao of Metalhttps://www.americanelectronicrecords.com/conflagration
KaleidoTripKaleidoTrip is a jumbo kaleidoscope! It just might be the largest kaleidoscope you've ever seen. By day, the outside will be coated with acrylic drip paint. By night, the inside will be lit by LED. A hand cranked mechanism draws on the power of the body and the mind. Building on this year's theme of Portals, we invite all participants to view through the looking glass and imagine the shifting possibilities as we reconnect with our community.Kimberly and Scott ButinBig Money Grant Round
Leafwing Flying MachineWe built a tremendous thing that converts sweat into joy. It looks a bit like the product of a merry go round that had sex with a teeter totter. It functions like a primitive flight simulator in which two humans belly up to then generate speed and lift through coordinated successive leg propulsions.Green Light DistrictSeed Money Grant Roundhttps://www.facebook.com/LeafwingFlyingMachine
MegaloTorusMegaloTorus leverages light - mapped over its translucent, diffusive membrane - to explore the dynamic flow of energy, as well as the infinite nature of the torus.Jillian & Sierra Estrella @ Resistance and the Flow Batshttps://jillian.dev/projects/megalotorus/
One Million Points of LightOne Million Points of Light is a motorized fiber optic project that features user control and poetic motion.Mike LustigBig Money Grant Round
PasitheaForm meets function meets fire: Named for the goddess of relaxation, meditation, hallucinations and all other altered states of consciousness, Pasithea will warm your body while delighting your soul as the flickering flame reflects off bright copper.Design/Build by Nate Harris, brought by Ronica Rothhttps://pyr-arts.com/
Perspective - A portalThis intimate portal invites the viewer to participate in an introspective view through a magical interactive diorama.Jessica Eary and David Hesshttp://www.jessicaeary.com
PINK PORTALA 512 RGB LED pixel, 8 hoop portal that can be walked through, with LEDs running to the music. Don Miller, Pink FlamingosSeed Money Grant Roundhttps://youtu.be/8DWvvGXRvEU
Rest In Peace / Lay it to RestShort prompts intended to inspire thought, decompression, emotional release, and catharsis. Come to the Resistance and the Flow Bats gRAVE yard and write on our headstones.A Changeling/Nathan K
Scared Geometry and The TesseractA 6 ft zonohedron dome featuring 5,600 3d mapped LEDs alongside a spinning cube of LED panels.Apollo ColoradoBig Money Grant Roundhttp://www.apollocolorado.com
Singing wheelsCome play my wheels with a rubber mallet! Enjoy the abrasively mellifluous ring.Chip Carder - @ "CampTBD"
Sk8 Kamp Mini RampCustom-designed miniature half-pipe (25'x16') w/fire-coping on one sideSK8 KAMPBig Money Grant Round
Slimey climbyMetal melting cube to climb onMeBig Money Grant Roundhttp://Vvolfy.com
Soleil et LuneCollaborate with the Sun and the Moon and let's make some "art." Cyanotypes are non toxic photographic images using UV lighting.
Join me every day at 1pm to create new pictures using found materials and our bodies. all ages encouraged to participate. Yep, even the toddler.

At night interact with the canvas and the black light to create new imagery. Locations TBA.
Ms. TeriousSeed Money Grant Round
Squirt GameSquirt Game: You’ve seen the international movie sensation, you’ve wondered, could this possibly be real? Well at Apogaea, anything is possible. We bring you the live action Squirt Game: Red Light / Green Light as you’ve never played it before! The only way to survive is to WIN!Stevolution, Ready and Captain RonSeed Money Grant Round
Stuck in a Loop ZoetropesA nighttime attraction featuring three stroboscopic 3d zoetropes.Andy BlairSeed Money Grant Roundhttps://www.facebook.com/Stuck-in-a-Loop-Zoetropes-101515759223868
Temple of ToonsThe Temple of Toons is filled with a soft space to hang out with dozens of stuffed animals big and small. At night, old cartoons projected on seven of the eight sides of the temple (a white 10x20 carport). Projectors will be on at dark until sunrise. During the day it will be a chill space to hang out and play games. Some tables and chairs will be set up during the day with games provided.

Izzy and Misfit Toyshttps://facebook.com/ToonsTemple
The CauldronThe Cauldron is a propane fire art piece in which attendees can be mesmerized by the spinning flame effect protruding out of water. The Cauldron becomes a place for new friends to gather and stay warm while being spellbound by the fire.Benigno Lopez
The SynchrotronFire art that synchronizes beats with patterns of MIDI solenoid controlled flame. 12 flame outlets that make small, short bursts of fire in beat with music. No accumulator or large flame is employed. 6’ tall & 6 in circumference. ’Created by Wrecker for Camp Apocalypso
Wizard WarmerThe Wizard Warmer is a propane fire art piece shaped like a Wizard Hat that oozes flames out of the sun, moon, & stars. Mingling around the Wizard Warmer is a great way to make new friends while staying warm!Wizardshttp://www.wizardscamp.org

2022 Center Camp Events

DateTimeEvent TitleDescriptionEvent TypeArtist/Host
Friday11:00AMApogaea Historian WorkshopThis will be another in the series of interactive Historian workshops led by the founders of Apogaea which date back as far as 2004-2005. Join us as we reminese about early Apo stories and legends. Please bring your questions, we'll do our damnedest to make up BS answers. lecture, workshopSchmid-E - Apogaea Historian and it's founders
Friday1:00 PMButterfly Disco Lounge presents Paint your own BLACK LIGHT BUTTERFLYAttendees will be painting their own small wooden butterfly with black light/uv reactive paint. There will be some that can be worn as a pendant or totem and others on stands that people can display during Apogaea and then take home to remember Apo Portals 2022 forever.workshopHosted by the Butterfly Disco Lounge
Friday10:00 AMFind Ease Yoga ClassA short mindful flow to help cultivate a deeper connection to your body and soul. Finding ease within the different postures through breath and fluid movement.Yoga
Friday, Saturday12:00 PMHow to Make a Nifty Little Coptic Stitch JournalIn this workshop, participants will learn how to make a small 4.75”x 6” hand-stitched journal using the kettle stitch; aka the “Coptic stitch.” Come learn about the craft of bookbinding and nerd out about the properties of decorative paper.workshopAllison, Metamorphic Bookbinder
Saturday10:30 PMLATE NITE PRICE IS RITEIt's LATE NITE PRICE IS RITEGame ShowDead Horse Productions, a holey-owned subsidiary of the Glitter Chickens Roost, LLC
Friday3:00 PMMs.Cellaneous Apogaea PageantPlease join us as we bring back an old tradition, the Ms. Apogaea Pageant! All genders are welcome to perform. Dress up, practice your favorite talent, and provide a short blurb about yourself for the MC. Our judges and audience eagerly await your performance!performanceBrought to you by the Center Camp Team

2022 Departments

 Department NameSummaryContact
AcculturationCome visit this steel framed 10' x 20' canopy (Car Port) to find out about year round Burning Man opportunities and what it means to be a "Burner."[email protected]
Apogaea Ice StoreOpen to the public daily. Prices and times coming soon. "We will never run out!"
BAMF (Emergency Services)The Bureau of Apogaea Medical and Fire is lead by volunteers from our community to manage our emergency response personnel and ensure that when you cannot be radically self reliant as a community, we can assist you to ensure you can enjoy this event for years to come.[email protected]
Center CampSo whatever I write here will be included on the WWWW?[email protected]
Department of Mutant VehiclesWe license mutant vehicles[email protected]
DICEDiversity/ Inclusion/ Consent/ Equity[email protected]
DPW (Department of Public Works)DPW Annex at Center Camp. DPW volunteers will meet here or at DPW Ghetto, check your schedule for details.[email protected]
DPW Fuel Depot (Department of Public Works)DPW fueling station for Apogaea's departments. Theme camps can contact DPW in advance of the event to contract fuel services.[email protected]
DPW Ghetto (Department of Public Works)Camping area for DPW volunteers.[email protected]
Greeter Love ZoneGreeting Zone where we assist folks transition into Apogaea 🙂[email protected]
HistorianHistorian department was created by and for the founders of Apogaea to share stories both online and in person at the event. We will be doing and in person lecture and Q&A session at center camp on Friday. Check the WWWW for details![email protected]
Info BoothMeeting all of your information (and disinformation) needs![email protected]
RangersRangers are community members and participants who help Apogaeans who are having a less than ideal time at the burn. We help participants resolve conflicts, connect the community with resources, provide safety perimeters, and help those having an overwhelming experience. We are not law enforcement, we are participants here to help. If you, a camp mate, or a fellow participant is in distress or needs help, find someone wearing a radio and have them call for a Ranger. If you witness or hear a nonconsensual assault, find someone wearing a radio and have them call for a Ranger. Rangers will also be roaming the city in pairs, dressed in Khaki. Rangers will always be stationed at HQ, next to medical. We're a friendly crew, so feel free to drop by HQ to learn more about what we do or to share some love.[email protected]
Volunteer Coordination[email protected]

2022 Events

DateTimeEvent TitleDescriptionEvent TypeLocation
Thursday6:00:00 PMBLACKJACKCome play black jack hosted by a professional black jack dealer. Bet what you can. Your necklace? Your socks? Your first born?GameCamp Mardi Gras
Thursday5:00:00 PMBoob-Cookie Decorating & Cocktail HourDecorate your own boob-cookie w/ sweet DJ beats inTitty-Tiki BarbeverageTitty City
Friday, Saturday3:30:00 PMBubble bossingTIME FOR BUBBLESWe will have live show with interactive bubble blowing and giant bubble show!The Vibration Bubble
Thursday, Friday, Saturday9:00:00 PMBubble lasersLaser and bubble showLaser and bubble showThe Vibration Bubble
Flash BurgerWe're by far the best 1950's diner in the valley.foodLikely center camp
Friday12:00:00 AMGrilled CheeseGrilled Cheese at midnightfoodCamp Wyrm Food
Friday12:00:00 PMHeart Opening Kundalini YogaKundalini Yoga class, followed by a letter to the breastsworkshopTitty City
Friday3:00:00 PMIntergalactic Animal PartyGravitate towards our animal sanctuary to get in touch with your wild side and drink jungle juice at our first annual intergalactic animal party. Space themed animal costumes encouraged.beverageIntergalactic Animal Party
Thursday5:00:00 PMLe Bon Temps Gumbo at Camp Mardi GrasThe classic Camp Le Bon Temps Gumbo that you know and love being served at Camp Mardi Gras. Get you some gumbo!!!foodCamp Mardi Gras
Saturday1:00:00 PMLiszt and LingerieThe Trick Worm Hole goes down-tempo - but high-brow - as we lounge to classical music in our finest lingerie. Bring your most unabashedly audacious undergarments and come ready...musicTrick Worm Hole
Friday1:00:00 PMMardi Gras LunchHurricanes and Muffalettas!! Come get a taste of New Orleans. They'll be available until they're gone.foodCamp Mardi Gras
Saturday12:00:00 AMMidnight sausage festAt the stroke of midnight, sausage, buns and condements will be served to fuel you night time adventures.foodCamp Wyrm Food
Saturday3:00:00 PMMoooooOOP Parade & SingalongApogaea-wide bovine-themed parade focused on picking up moop, followed by cow disco! performanceAll of Apogaea (starts @ Titty City)
Thursday, Friday, Saturday8:00:00 AMMorning CoffeeCoffee to start the day!!! Come by the 13th Atoll for morning coffee.beveragethe 13th Atoll
Friday2:00:00 PMPampering PantheonRelax in our Goddess Station & be pampered w/ wine, grapes & palm frondsrelaxation stationTitty City
Saturday2:00:00 PMPasties & Body PaintCome adorn your breasts w/ custom pasties & body paintworkshopTitty City
Friday3:33:00 PMSaber Flow WorkshopPadawans will create their own foam training saber and will build spirit mind body energy awareness by learning fight choreography/simple combat drills. Qi qong meditation warm up and circle up for some group discussion.workshopLakewood
Friday10:00:00 AMSaber Flow WorkshopPadawans will create their own foam training saber and will build spirit mind body energy awareness by learning fight choreography/simple combat drills. Qi qong meditation warm up and circle up for some group discussion.workshopWizards Camp
Thursday, Friday, Saturday10:00:00 PMSnoMos After Dark (Thu, Fri & Sat 10 pm+)After 10 pm, our large, enclosed, comfortable public lounge becomes a 18+ restricted area for LGBTQ+ sexually-explicit videos and sexual experimentationviewing sexually-explicit videos and sexual experimentationCamp SnoMos
Saturday12:00:00 PMSnoMos Snow Cones (Sat Noon-2 pm)A camp of Colorado mountain men brought this year’s snowpack with us, so we’ll be gifting snow cones, both leaded (21+) and unleaded, from our large, enclosed public lounge, accompanied by uplifting dance tunes! From Sat Noon-2 pm, or until we run out of snow!!foodCamp SnoMos
Friday6:00:00 PMThe 6/9 (+1) Birthday PartyCalling all cosmonauts! It is our camp lead's birthday, and the galaxy's premier cuddle lounge will be sharing sick beats as we blast off to unexplored worlds through the Trick Worm Hole.musicTrick Worm Hole
Saturday4:00:00 PMUdderly RiDiscolous Cow Disco!Post-MoooooOOP Parade bovine-themed discomusicTitty City

2022 Mutant Vehicles

 NameDescription Artist/Camp
CallioplayaCallioplaya is Calliope Circus Wagon with an operational air-driven calliope.Camp Hot Meat Baby
Grizz Trimule MKIIILets go for an old school burner spin on the most comfy couch on the easter slope. RockStar
Snail BarWe are converting a 50cc scooter into a giant steel snail, with a slimy paint job and a bar in the shell. We will crawl around and serve slimy green cocktails to the people.Slime Dogs
Tugboat Mickey and the S.S. Fuck Yer BurnEat Shark Coochie (charcuterie) and embark on this p diddy style land yacht comprised of landshark attacks on a tugboat towing a peddle boat. CCL

2022 Theme Camps

 Theme Camp Description Website
Acrobatica GalacticaFly and Base at the Circus of Outer Space
ApoCalypso NOW!ApoCalypso reimagines the apocalypse as a new era where Love has vanquished Fear and all are invited to be their most creative selves!
Bass StationLaunch off to Bass Station
BSP BaseCampA signal to the skies, our pyramid lights the Dancefloor as our massive sound system resonates the valley! Join the us for a sound experience like no other! BSP BaseCamp!
Bush Doof: Bass JungleWe gonna party like animals in our Bass Jungle. Come shake your tails with us!
Butterfly Disco LoungeThe most colorful, coolest, sparkyliest, shiniest, glowiest, tripiest lounge you've ever seen!
Camp Chaotic Love "CCL"Providing Burner Chaos to Participants.
Camp Count the Stars (CCTS)Oh you think you can do it? pshhh
Camp dick picsTake home a vacation pic of your genitals
Camp Name TBDTBD .... what does it mean?
Camp of Questionable CharacterHang out spot with Kraken fruit bites on offer.
Camp PangeaIn a time of such great division Camp Pangea seeks to provide a place where people may unifiy, speak freely, and express themselves without the fear of judgment while being surrounded by a constantly shifting sensory experience.
Camp SugarThe sweetest little regional camp.
CampaliciousStop by anytime for warm welcomes and good conversations! Tasty treats will be served around 2pm.
Deities of DeliciousnessJoin the Deities on journey of deliciousness, that will delight every sense.
DPW (not affiliated with the Apogaea Department of Public Works)Think you know? You don’t.
Electric Vehicle Charging StationFinally–somewhere for all your 144v electric vehicle charging needs.
Flash BurgerThe best 1950's diner at Apo.
Friends of the FloorJoin Friends of the floor for House Music, Karaoke, Yoga and more! https://www.facebook.com/friendsofthefloor.music
G.A.F. StationGive an F get an F
glampCAMPhome to the tower of redundancy tower: voted best sunrise/sunset view at apo since 2017
Going Back to Camp CampWe’re all Going Back to Camp Camp
Grand Mayhem“Mayhem… a state of rowdy disorder, elevated through sound, lights, and a community committed to creation of experience.”
Grape SlutsWe like wine, ambiance, cheeseboards and we only play full albums - Grape Sluts
Green Light District & Woop WoopFabulous forest family friendly frolicking featuring a fully formed fantastic flying fixture.
Happy TapYour one-stop shop for exploration, play, and late night dance parties!
Hot Meat Baby!Get your Hot Meat right here!
Hot Meat Baby!Get you Hot Meat right here!
Intergalactic Animal PartyWhere animals get spacey.
Iron-On-MaidenCome over here and take off your clothes...I'll heat your up and send you off with something to remember.
Kidsvillefamily-friendly camping option
Magical MusicElectronic music DJ booth for House, Trance, Techno and everything in between.https://soundcloud.com/lovicmano/sample-set-forest-rave-210928
Mardi GrasLet’s party like it’s Mardi Gras in New Orleans!
MaximilianOut of place
NarwhalsNarwhal sound camp
Orphan / EndorphinWe BUILD better burnershttps://orphanendorphin.com/index.html
Ouhlala French quarterThis year, our famous French camp "Ouh La La" got lost in the Jungle while on an expedition searching for the one and only Wild Unicorn. We'll offer you the chance to find your Apogaea lover during our French kiss competition. Then, join us for a daily frenzied dance on the rhythm of the jungle tribes. If you need more energy for vibing with us, and simply because we are French after all, we'll happily fill you with some stinky french cheese and delightful wine. Finally, a surprise for those finding the Wild Unicorn on our camp.
P.L.A.HPeace, Love, and Hugs (and sooo much more 😉
Pink FlamingosLoudmouth BroMos'
Pretty Pickle CampCold Pickles, Warm "Pickles"https://prettypicklecamp.p1r8.net/
Radical RipplesCasting Ripples of Sound, Sensation & Laughter
Resistance and the Flow BatsAn active allyship, flow arts/skillshare, and counterculture music and support camp focused on radical inclusion and immersive art
Siberian Electric CompanyOnly Nuclear powered camp in all of Colorado
SK8 KAMPEvery city needs a skate park. We're the skate park for Apogaea!https://www.facebook.com/sk8kamp
Skrambles**!*Born from confusion and tempered by mild incompetence. No eggs.
Slime Dogs!Hot dog! Slime dog!
SnoMosColorado mountain men brought this year’s snowpack with them, and they’ll be gifting flavored snow cones, both leaded (21+) and unleaded; and after 10 pm, our comfortable lounge has a 18+ restricted area for LGBT+ videos and sexual experimentation
Space PotatoesA place to escape the overwhelm, get comfortable, and not take things too seriously—except for potatoes, potatoes are serious business.
Stay at Home Ravers [SAHR]Stop by and see us, we're usually home.
Temporary SolutionsFantsy cocktails or mocktails with live herbs and glowy shiny decor
TexASSTexASS Invaders
The 13th AtollA coffee camp - serving up coffee each Morning from 8 to 10!
The Fruit StandNatural goodness for your belly
The My EDM SectorLet's... go!!https://myedm.info
The OG WayBringing the original gangster vibes your way!
The Secret WorldExplore Arrietty, our flower-filled art space.http://art.wakegraphic.com/arrietty
The Vibration BubbleThe place for your ear holes!
Titty CityEverybody’s got em’, we think they’re great... Come celebrate with games, music & other titty-tivities.http://facebook.com/TCApogaea
Trick WormholeJoin us at the galaxy's premier cuddle lounge for a window seat to the universe expanding.
Udderly DeliciousUdderly Delicious Milk & Cookie Bar
V.I.C.E. - Vietnamese Iced Coffee ExperienceDo you love a caffeine buzz with an awesome eclectic experience?
Weirdos N 1 normal personSound camp, and sexual lifestyle postive
WizardsMagic is really real, we are real Wizards.http://www.wizardscamp.org
Wyrm FoodLate night food, Maybe Dragons