If you gave yourself permission to be more creative and connected, what would your story be? -Marian Goodell
In the beginning it was all about temporary artwork. Now it’s about work that may have a life far beyond the playa. -Crimson Rose
The ultimate goal of Burning Man is to encourage the culture of creativity. -Marian Goodell
Communities are not produced by sentiment. They grow out of a shared struggle.  -Larry Harvey
If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.  -Leonard Cohen
What is to give light must endure burning.  -Victor Frankl
Burning Man is a global community with citizens on six continents. You may already be a member!
Burning Man is the place to find out who you are, then take it a step further.
Burner (n): a citizen of the worldview that is Burning Man. May be encountered everywhere.
Burning Man is a laboratory. Not every experiment works, but we’ll never know if we don't try.
Life is short. Make something amazing. (Then burn it)
Burning Man is not a festival. It’s a catalyst for creative culture in the world.
Being a 'Burner' is more than going to an event. It's a way of being in the world.

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Galaxia: The 2018 Temple

Burning Man Arts is thrilled to announce that we have selected the 2018 Temple: Galaxia by Arthur Mamou-Mani!

Fifth European Leadership Summit to Be Held April 5–8, 2018 in Nantes, France

We’re pleased to announce that we will host our 5th Annual Burning Man European Leadership Summit in Nantes, France on April 5-8, 2018. Each year, we work with a local team of Burners and like minds in different host regions in Europe to build a Summit that’s both an opportunity for co-learning amongst network leaders […]

High Art Thinks, Our Art Speaks: Q&A With Smithsonian Curator Nora Atkinson

This is the first post in a series about “No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man”, the upcoming exhibition at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. * * * Have you heard that Burning Man is going to be in the Smithsonian? That’s a lot to wrap your mind around, isn’t it? Yes, […]