Inspiration & Insight for Magic Moments

In our SparkleVersity, we’ve gathered wisdom from artists, performers, DJs, dancers and many kinds of talented people.  We share this such that you may create a better piece of the digital playa.

Magic Moments

The online burn can be radically inclusive and accessible in ways the desert cannot.

Quick n Dirty Guide to Digital Playa Costumes

We found some super cool lenses for upping your Playa costume game….

Optimising DJ Audio Streams

Gavin Fowler shares the principles, tricks and techniques to make your DJ audio streams sound as good as possible over zoom or other streaming platforms.

Running Smooth Performance Spaces

Lisa Dang shares how can you create magical and consensual spaces where performers art can flow fully? 

The 10 Principles

Larry Harvey wrote the 10 Principles in 2004.  They reflect the burner community’s ethos and culture as it has developed. 

How to Create an Experience on SparkleVerse

Creating an experience or even pop-up experience in SparkleVerse is easy. In this brief tutorial, we show you how. 

How to Create Art in the SparkleVerse

Here is a walk-through of how to set up an art installation or space on SparkleVerse’s digital playa.

Introducing the SparkleVerse Web Platform

Here is a quick overview of the SparkleVerse social contextual web platform for co-creation and shared adventures. 

How to Build a Camp on SparkleVerse

In this video tutorial, we show you how easy it is to set up a camp in SparkleVerse.

Transforming Digital Art & Experience In The Multiverse

Chris Hainsworth, of Blind Burners, explains how to make the Multiverse more accessible.

Customising Graphics for SparkleVerse

This useful presentation shows you how to prepare and customise graphics for SparkleVerse

Configuring Zoom for DJs & Performance Spaces

Here are some useful tips to setup zoom for DJs or performance spaces.

Configuring Zoom for Interactive Spaces

Here are some useful tips to setup zoom for interactive events or spaces – such as workshops.

How to Use Snap Camera and Zoom (Mac)

If you want to change your appearance on Zoom, Snap Camera offers a World of possibilities…

How to promote your art installation – Step by Step

Here are step by step instructions to promote your art installation, and setup social media / mailchimp accounts to do so – if you don’t ready have these. 

How to promote your performances / experiences / art cars – Step by Step

Here are step by step instructions to promote your performances / experiences or artcar, and setup social mediad / mailchimp accounts to do so – if you don’t ready have these. 

How to promote your camp’s events – Step by Step

Here are step by step instructions to promote your camps events, and setup social media / mailchimp accounts to do so – if you don’t ready have these. 

High Fun Low Tech Participation

Can you participate in #BurningMan online without fancy technology? Absolutely – and Ben “BobCat” Lehman explains how.

How to Create Awesome Zoom Parties

Iona McNeil spills all the secrets and explains how YOU can throw awesome zoom parties, too!

Designing Incredible Human Experiences Online

Michael Ronen explains how to reframe technology and design an incredible online camp experience for Burning Man 2020: The Multiverse