Described as an “experiment in community, radical self-expression and radical self-reliance,” it’s really out there, both artistically and geographically.
Many friends make the annual trek to this destination. After getting to Reno, it requires a three car ride through ascetically beautiful desert and small but not forgotten towns.
Now, thanks to the wonders of technology, you can get a sense of the place without leaving home.
All you have to do is watch the live stream from “Burning Man,” which gets its name from the ritualized, Saturday night burning of the colossal male timber figure.