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Is Burning Man Supposed To Be Fun Or What?

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 09.10.2015 | Entertainment

If you have seen swirling clouds of dust on your Instagram feed resembling a post-apocalyptic hellscape, that was probably Burning Man. Or m...

Here's All The Art You Missed At Burning Man This Year

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.10.2015 | Arts

A photo posted by @lady_agaaa on Sep 9, 2015 at 11:31am PDT Burning Man, guys! How crazy was that? The post-apocalyptic chillness, that ma...

Dusty PlayGround: the Magical Kids and Families of Burning Man Through The Lens of Zipporah Lomax

Morena Duwe | Posted 08.25.2015 | Arts
Morena Duwe

The idea of Dusty PlayGround is to display the "quieter side" of Burning Man. Often perceived as many things that seem to oppose what society deems as "kid friendly," the parents of The Playa believe that there is no better place to activate and nurture the imagination.

Meet The Kids And Families Who Vacation At Burning Man

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.21.2015 | Arts

To outsiders, Burning Man is a place of tutus, psychedelic drugs, pyrotechnics and general desert revelry. Nostalgic adults converge in and arou...

Mesmerizing Photographs Prove Burning Man Is Still Alive And Well

The Huffington Post | Carly Schwartz | Posted 09.15.2014 | Arts

Every year, roughly during the weeks before and after Labor Day, various members of the media pontificate on the mainstreamization of Burning Man. ...

The One Thing You Need To Bring To Burning Man 2014

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.24.2014 | Arts

Burning Man 2014 is upon us. Like, really upon us. Come August 25, the sands of Black Rock City will be covered in the footprints of desert urchins wh...

LOOK: 10 Years Of Burning Man Temples Show The Playa's Spiritual Side

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.02.2014 | Religion

Burning Man is that wild, uproarious desert party that hits the Nevada desert every August. But to call it a party alone is to miss the critical spiri...

Send Us Your Photos From Burning Man!

Posted 09.10.2013 | Arts

As this year's Black Rock City burners make their way out of the desert, the rest of us are still waiting anxiously for the first few snapshots of Bur...

Diddy Goes To Burning Man, 'Will Never Be The Same'

The Huffington Post | Robin Wilkey | Posted 09.06.2013 | Entertainment

Burning Man has never lacked celebrities, but after this year, it's starting to look more like Coachella. Actress (and George Clooney ex) Stacy Ke...

Whoa Man, A Spaceship Exploded At Burning Man

Posted 09.06.2013 | Arts

Photos from the week-long utopian art festival known as Burning Man are starting to emerge, giving us regulars a glimpse of radical burner life. So fa...

Burning Man Is Underway And It's Crowded

AP | Posted 11.01.2013 | Arts

RENO, Nev. -- A federal official says more than 61,000 people have turned out so far for the weekend Burning Man outdoor art and music festival in the...

Never-Before-Seen Burning Man Photos Reveal The Birth Of A Counterculture

The Huffington Post | Carly Schwartz | Posted 08.23.2013 | Arts

It's hard to believe that Burning Man's early years involved little more than a handful of hippies dancing around a seaside San Francisco bonfire. ...

An Emotional Survival Guide to Burning Man

Chip Conley | Posted 10.16.2013 | San Francisco
Chip Conley

This Emotional Survival Guide is as much for the virgin Burner as it is for the veteran. It's a reminder of just how magical and manic this event in the desert can be.


AP | MARTIN GRIFFITH | Posted 09.27.2013 | Entertainment

RENO, Nev. — The largest outdoor arts festival in North America is about to become bigger. Federal land managers have issued Burning Man organi...

Burning Love

Posted 03.15.2013 | Arts

At the cultishly beloved hippie fest that is Burning Man, love is in the air -- as are the sandstorms. Good thing photographer Patrick Roddie was ther...

Burning Man's New Ticket Policy Draws Mixed Reviews

Carly Schwartz | Posted 01.08.2013 | San Francisco

When organizers of the rapidly-growing Burning Man festival announced plans to sell coveted tickets via a lottery system last year, veteran attendees ...

Aaron Sankin

PHOTOS: Is Burning Man Turning Into A Cult? | Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.05.2012 | San Francisco

With the often-fanatical devotion of its attendees, outlandish outfits and preponderance of spiked Kool-Aid, Burning Man has long had the external tra...

Burning Man Faces New Legal Challenge

Carly Schwartz | Posted 10.12.2012 | San Francisco

Burning Man ran into a legal snag this week when officials in Pershing County, Nevada, asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by festival organizers...

Submit Your Best Photos From Burning Man 2012

Posted 03.14.2013 | San Francisco

Burners, it's time to decompress. Get a good night's sleep in a real bed, shake the sand out of your furry boots and show the rest of the world how...

Carly Schwartz

PHOTOS: What's In Store For Burning Man This Year? | Carly Schwartz | Posted 08.28.2012 | San Francisco

San Francisco cleared out considerably over the weekend as tens of thousands of artists, dreamers, hippies, techies, corporate professionals, newcomer...

Packing List for Dirty Pagan Nirvana

Mark Morford | Posted 10.24.2012 | San Francisco
Mark Morford

Lovers! Heathens! Burning Man 2012 is upon us. What should you bring? What do you need to remember, if you go? Take it from me, a quasi-expert (nine burns and counting).

Time To Burn The Man

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 08.25.2012 | Los Angeles

It's time to burn the man again. As many as 50,000 burners are expected to flock to this year's Burning Man festival in the Black Rock Desert in no...

Burning Man Gets A Boost From The Feds

AP | Posted 08.13.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Ten thousand more people are expected to be on hand in the Nevada desert for this year's Burning Man festival after federal officials...

UH OH: Burning Man Placed On Probation

Carly Schwartz | Posted 07.01.2012 | San Francisco

After spending ticket-selling season dealing with swarms of angry festival attendees, Burning Man organizers have again found themselves in the hot se...

The Week In Art: Juggalos, Burners & How Not To Make Street Art

Posted 11.30.2011 | Arts

This week at HuffPost Arts we saw the wonder of Burning Man through the eyes of two virgin "Burners," exclaimed "OMG" at ten fascinating artist collab...