Michelle O'Brien


Ethereal Fleeting at Burning Man 2018

CYPHER’s official art project and official Burning Man honorarium art installation Ethereal Fleeting was featured in Top 7 Wildest Art Installations at Burning Man 2018 by The California Sun. Congratulations to artists Itamar Berg, Lukas Truniger and Bruce Yoder for making magic happen aka synthetic cloud environments in the Nevada Desert!

Photos: Alex Montalvo, Lukas Truniger, Michelle O’Brien


Building CYPHER Camp

A photo essay of the building of our inaugural CYPHER Camp at Burning Man 2018, Nevada USA.

Photos: Matt Miller, Alex Montalvo, Michelle O’Brien

CYPHER Launch at Burning Man 2018

CYPHER’s debut camp and official event program at Burning Man 2018! What an incredible international community of beautiful humans who together made this magic happen. So much love and gratitude. WE DID IT!

Photos: Alex Montalvo, Omid Aladini, Matt Miller, Mette Hauge and Michelle O’Brien


Up at the ranch in our own private Idaho
(with a thousand hippy ravers for Esthetic Evolution Festival)

San Francisco

Californian sunshine, fine Mexican street food, trams, locally-brewed IPAs and the ghosts of eras gone by.
48 hours exploring the street culture of The Mission and Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco.

Coney Island

A day trip to the magical yet eerie Coney Island, NYC, August 2011.

PEXXX Festival

The Philadelphia Experiment (PEX Summer Festival) in Maryland, USA was quite a unique festival experience to say the least. One of the absolute highlights of my Summer of 2011.