Kaleidoscope Kandeo Design & Build Team


Deniz Nicole

Oh just being a Dee in a tree… Maybe drinking tea with a bee?

Deniz has attended 4 burns beginning in 2015.

She has participated in building the LA regional effigy in 2018 as well as designed and built Carousel Candeo which came to the playa in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

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Krista An

Brains AND Beauty :)

Krista started burning in 2010 and has pARTicipated in 8.

She has worked on many collaborative projects including the Black Rock Observatory, Mars Rover Art Car, the Human Spirit, and the LA regional effigy builds in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2018.

Her talents and design sensibilities will give the kaleidoscope structure elegance and strength.


Cosmo Hom

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Michael Hartmann

Makes LED’s go blinky blinky.

Michael had his burgin year in 2018.

Responsible for Carousel Candeo’s beautiful lighting in 2018. He will return to design the lighting on Kaleidoscope Kandeo.