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To Burning Man and Back

Posted by on 18th December 2013

Read about Conrad Lattimer’s journey to and from Burning Man, as part of the DMV & Vlam crews who participated in bringing AfrikaBurn art to Black Rock City. More »

The Great Vlam Trek Pt III

Posted by on 11th December 2013

There is something very special about the feelings of collective endeavor. During the course of this monumental journey we had all got to know each other very deeply. More »

The Great Vlam Trek Part II

Posted by on 4th December 2013

The immersion into Burning Man it is like pealing onion layers away – the more you do, the more you expose and the more you confront, the more you accept. The only way you can get through it without losing it is to surrender. More »

The Great Vlam Trek – Part I

Posted by on 26th November 2013

A crazy 7 months of preparation and wrangling saw a diverse bunch of mad Burners put their faith in a cockamamie plan to visit the mecca of Burner culture and show what we can do here in Africa. More »

Taking art to Burning Man – AfrikaBurn Fire Collective update

Posted by on 14th August 2013
Photo by Gabby Farias

The AfrikaBurn Fire Collective’s cargo container has arrived on the playa at Burning Man, and as things go into hyperdrive and the crew start their long haul to Nevada, organiser Graeme Allen (one of AfrikaBurn’s directors) provides us with an update and info on the project. More »

AfrikaBurn to Burning Man by Bicycle – almost there!

Posted by on 1st August 2013

With less than 1000 km left to go, wild horses couldn’t stop the journal and its magical contents from making it to the playa.More »

Temple Tale

Posted by on 6th April 2013
Temple Tale

My friend Justin gave me this envelope before I left for NYC and he asked me to please put it at the Temple. I really wanted to know what was in it and why it was going to the Temple, but obviously I just had to wait till I got there.More »

It Began in Africa

Posted by on 7th March 2013
Ali B - It Began in Africa

(text and photos: Ali B)   Alongside being a regular at Burning Man in the US for the last six years, 2013 will be my fourth year in a row attending AfrikaBurn. I always look forward to DJing out there …More »

AfrikaBurn to Burning Man By Bike – Latest Update

Posted by on 24th February 2013
AfrikaBurn to Burning Man

He’s the man with the plan and a cyclist’s tan who’s been cycling since last year and will eventually have ridden all the way from Buenos Aires in Argentina to no less than Black Rock City when he completes his epic mission come the end of August this year. Here’s the latest update from Kayden Kleinhans!More »


Posted by on 12th February 2013

How do I describe Burning Man to somebody when all the words I possess seem so impotent? Knowing that no words or pictures or videos could ever truly capture the experience I can only do my best and hope that it inspires you to discover this new world for yourself.More »


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