The History of the Burning Man Sculpture

Burning Man

photo by Stewart Harvey

Moze has a great write up on the Burning Man blog, “The Evolution of Man”, about the history of the Burning Man sculpture, starting from when it was on the ground and on through its myriad of bases over the years.

Each year the YOUNG MAN became more and more popular in spite of himself and around him developed a scene, a happening, a gathering, a CATHARSIS if you will. He was a fire burning, burning bright, growing each year in stature and reputation

Scott Beale
Scott Beale

Scott Beale is the founder of Laughing Squid and is based in New York City. When not running the blog, Scott can be found posting on Threads and sharing photos on Instagram.