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Temple 2020 Callout

Posted by on August 7, 2019

The Temple has developed as a part of AfrikaBurn’s physical and emotional landscape as a space of contemplation and reflection. The temple is intended as an area of sanctuary, a site of calm on the edge of the chaos and …More »

Streetopia Jozi is Coming!

Posted by on July 26, 2019

Streetopia, in Jozi? It’s true! Thanks to the efforts of artists, community members and volunteers in the Gauteng region that have stepped up to assist our team in organising an event in their area, Streetopia Jozi will be hosted in …More »

Pedals For Peace Rolls On With Bike Donations

Posted by on July 19, 2019

Every year at our main annual event, the Pedals For Peace team provide a community service to burners who need a bike. The basis of the bike project is that anyone is able to buy a bike from them, with …More »

MOOP Map 2019

Posted by on July 11, 2019

                                                       (words: Marcos MOOP Bagz / photos: as per credit on hover)   The MOOP map is finally here in all its glory! But first… What is Leave No Tace (LNT)? (LNT) Leave No Trace is one of the …More »

Spark Grant Recipients 2019

Posted by on July 11, 2019

Sparking Community Projects Across eMzantsi! Our annual call for Spark Grant applications was heard far and wide this time round – and we’re now happy to announce the recipient projects for our 2019 round of micro-grants.     As the …More »

The Streetopia Legacy Art Project

Posted by on July 10, 2019

In 2015, our team and community embarked on a new collaborative event that partnered with the community and civic bodies in Observatory, Cape Town, to create a free one-day festival of creativity that sought to bring art and interactive experiences …More »

Survey 2019 Results

Posted by on July 3, 2019

Who are the people that go to the AfrikaBurn event? Where do they come from, and how do they get to the desert ephemeropolis that they create together? What do they do, while they’re there? How many of them are …More »

Mandela Day – Help Us To Help Out!

Posted by on June 19, 2019

Every year on Mandela Day, our team get out into the world and spend a day making a difference by identifying a cause or project that could use our help. In 2017, we headed to Roeland Street in Cape Town …More »

Spark Grants 2019 – Applications Open!

Posted by on May 29, 2019

Our Spark Grants are now in their 3rd year – and applications for the 2019 cycle are now open! What are Spark Grants? Designed to kickstart projects that positively benefit communities across South Africa, the grants exist to bring the …More »

2020 Clan Callout

Posted by on May 17, 2019

  Since the first Tankwa Town, our San Clan effigy project has been championed and interpreted by different artists each year, with this creating a diverse range of Clan structures in both expression and experiences through the years. We’ve had …More »


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