Modifyre is a Burning Man regional event held in Queensland, Australia. It is a not-for-profit event run entirely by volunteers with the shared goal of creating a year-round community dedicated to participatory arts, self-expression, de-commodification, and self-reliance.
We are radically inclusive and encourage anyone and everyone to participate in our community. To learn more, take a look through the following pages - WHO we are, WHAT we do, WHEN we do it, and WHERE to find us. The HOW and the WHY are up to you...
Modifyre is run by BURN Arts, Inc - the Brisbane Urban and Regional Network for the Arts - an independent arts organisation for the promotion and development of participatory arts and culture in Brisbane and surrounding regions.
The objects of of BURN Arts Inc are:
(a) to organise, develop and promote:
(i) an annual arts, music and cultural festival which is inclusive, accepting and safe; and
(ii) other related events promoting self-expression, identity and understanding;
(b) to act as a vehicle for the creation and propagation of participatory, interactive, thought-provoking art works and events;
(c) to develop and support workshops and training activities for artists and volunteers;
(d) to support community-based fundraising events to further the development of the objects of the association;
(e) to foster a culture of critical thinking and social activism;
(f) to conduct all its activities in an environmentally sustainable manner;
(g) to adhere to the 10 principles of Burning Man; and
(h) to foster the Burning Man community in Brisbane and regional Queensland.
If you'd like to get involved and help us grow the organisation, please get in touch.