Regional Contact’s round up for 2019

by Lumos, your Burning Man Regional Contact That hard working group of participants known as the ExCom has been very busy. Kiwiburn now has a 10 year resource consent, and because we are growing in size, we need more procedures and processes to ensure we all have a...
In-Depth look at the 10 Guiding Principles – Part IX

In-Depth look at the 10 Guiding Principles – Part IX

Burning Man and associated Regional Events base themselves on some fundamental guidelines, or the 10 Principles. In this series over the next 10 weeks we will focus on each Principle in detail. This week features Principle 9: Participation Kiwiburn is not like other...
A new Decade Dawns

A new Decade Dawns

photo by Scott Henderson   Happy New Year, Happy New Decade, and Welcome to the Twenties!   What was Kiwiburn like 10 years ago? it was the seventh Kiwiburn the last time it was three nights the population was 450. The then Chair noted, “The future looks...
In-Depth Look at The 10 Guiding Principles, Part III

In-Depth Look at The 10 Guiding Principles, Part III

Burning Man and associated Regional Events base themselves on some fundamental guidelines, or the 10 Principles. In this series over the next 10 weeks we will focus on each Principle in detail. This week features Principle 3: Decommodification This idea is based in...

Temple of Spirals… in pictures and twisted words

We spiral, ‘tis the shape of our nature. We come from these twists and turns, gnashing at our tethers and clawing at our kennels, to seek our primal origin which outshines even these great fires. As we begin to spiral out of control the Temple is our tether for the...