The founder of Burning Man festival has passed away

News 30/04/2018

In a sad couple of weeks where plenty of influential people have passed away, way too early, another big name has unfortunately left the world.

Larry Harvey, the founder of Burning Man festival, has died following a massive stroke he had two weeks ago.

The Burning Man site released this statement:

Our founder, friend, and original instigator, Larry Harvey has passed away. Larry was a visionary, a mentor, a philosopher, and a passionate advocate for Burning Man’s culture and principles. We have lost our founder. The world has lost a great human being.

This will is a huge loss to the dance community. Read more about it here. 

Rest In Peace Larry Harvey, 1948 – 2018.