10th annual Latino Music Festival

Highlights from bizarrely brilliant world of Burning Man 2016

Burning Man festival 2016

Burning Man is the biggest and most bizarre week-long art and music festival in the world. This annual gathering takes place in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. Every year various artists and enthusiasts from across the globe gather at Black Rock City to create a beautiful and imaginative community, which is removed after the event, leaving no trace. This year’s festival lasted from August 28th until September 5th. Have a look at some of the major highlights from Burning Man 2016.

Recycled Orchestra Cateura turns trash into musical instruments

Recycled Orchestra of Cateura

Most magical things are likely to happen when passion, ingenuity and creativity meet, even in a landfill. That’s exactly what happened in devastatingly poor village Cateura in Paraguay, which has grown atop a massive dump, and ridden with poverty and violence. Surrounded by a sea of garbage coming from the capital, waste is the only livelihood of people, who spend much of their lives in rescuing objects that can be reused, recycled and sold. One fine day a young boy named Nicolás Gómez found something that completely changed life of many creative people from the largest landfills.