Artist Resources

We are here to support you with the information you need to bring your art to Black Rock City! Peruse helpful FAQs, discover art installations from past years, connect with help and resources in your community, and learn about the volunteer teams at the ARTery who will assist you in placing and installing your art on playa.

  • Questions about bringing art to BRC? We’ve got answers in our Artist Handbook and in our Art FAQs!
  • Want to learn about art installations from past years? Find many amazing examples in the Burning Man Art Installations Archive.
  • Interested in how “Burning Man art” came to be? Dip into our Hive educational course “Burning Man Art: History, Place, Context”, a deep and varied dive into the ideas, people, and inspirations that shaped Burning Man art. 
  • Need help with your project? Join the BRC Artists’ space on Hive, an online space for the Burning Man community and the Burner-curious to share their skills and knowledge, to learn from one another, and to support each other’s work in the world.
  • Check out Spark, where you can connect with the Burning Man community and post a listing about what you’re looking for to make your creative dream a reality.
  • Want to know more about what to expect when you get to BRC? Read about the ARTery volunteer teams, and how they will assist you on playa.

For additional resources, check out the “Connecting with Others” section of the Artist Handbook.