'The Orb' towers over Burning Man festival with a staggering diameter of 100ft

The 'world's biggest disco ball' has made its temporary home at this year's Burning Man Festival. 

Simply called 'the Orb,' the towering art installation serves as the main focal point at the infamous Black Rock Desert jamboree.

Created by a team of artist but led by Denmark architects Bjarke Ingels and Jakob Lange, the Orb has a diameter of at a whopping 100 ft. 

Simply called 'the Orb,' the towering art installation serves as the main focal point at the infamous Black Rock Desert jamboree

Simply called 'the Orb,' the towering art installation serves as the main focal point at the infamous Black Rock Desert jamboree

Created by a team of artist but led by Denmark architects Bjarke Ingels and Jakob Lange, the Orb has a diameter of at a whopping 100 ft

Created by a team of artist but led by Denmark architects Bjarke Ingels and Jakob Lange, the Orb has a diameter of at a whopping 100 ft

The collective secured the funding though an Indiegogo campaign that raised $34,301 by 128 people.

The Orb is scaled at 1/500,000th of the earth's surface. 

On the campaign page, Lange stated: 'The ORB is a mirror for earth lovers - reflecting the passing daytime, evolving life & other art works beneath it - a new planet to sci-fi fans, a wayfinder for travelers or just a huge disco ball to those who love a good party! Help us complete our fundraising & bring it to The Playa!' 

The collective secured the funding though an Indiegogo campaign that raised $34,301 by 128 people

The collective secured the funding though an Indiegogo campaign that raised $34,301 by 128 people

The collective secured the funding though an Indiegogo campaign that raised $34,301 by 128 people

The Orb is scaled at 1/500,000th of the earth's surface 

The Orb is scaled at 1/500,000th of the earth's surface 

The Orb has been a hit with many of the attendees of the festival, as the giant spectacle can be seen in a plethora of social media post. 

Every year, the festival sets up shop in the Nevada dessert and a city sprouts to life - set with a hospital, streets, a post office and an airport - reports SF

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