Butterfly Nebula - Horizon Watcher

Bill Burgess - video, original music

Music Production - Horizon Watcher

Bill Burgess - video, original music

Go Forth as Your Spirit - Horizon Watcher

Bill Burgess - video, original music

Featured Artist - Aurora Convergence of Light, Dallas, TX

Experience design and narrative concept, video, music composition, additional fabrication. With artistic partner and site designer Jeff Sharpe. This one night event was seen by 45,000 people.

Fusebox Festival 2015 - Austin, TX

Showing Austin a reflection of itself…
Bill Burgess - design concept, installation. Jeff Sharpe - construction drawings, installation. Blue Genie - fabrication

Division of Wonder - Downs Field Historic Baseball Rededication

Design concept, fabrication, original music - Bill Burgess. Design, site plan, fabrication - Jeff Sharpe

Personal Work

My work has shown in Brooklyn, Dallas and Palm Springs. All the images below are 16” x 20” and available in limited editions, printed on aircraft grade white aluminum.

Marfa, TX  2018

My dad and I always wanted to see Donald Judd’s sculptures in Marfa and talked about it often. We never got that chance. After his funeral I decided to pass through there by myself as a way of remembering him. As I began taking photos I noticed that the angry Texas sky was reflecting on the glass behind me. These are single exposure, taken on a iPad Pro and they are not photoshopped or manipulated in any way. In a very real way I felt like my dad was there with me. I still have no idea how I was able to photograph this stuff.

My dad was a sulptor and a big influence on me. I did a video some years back about his biggest piece. Scroll down to see it. I’ll see you up the road pops...