Scott Burnham; Creative Director, Montreal Biennial 2009
Scott Burnham is a creative strategist, director, researcher and writer specializing in design and open source innovation, often in urban contexts. He created and curated the Urban Play project for Droog Design in Amsterdam, and has directed projects ranging from Will Alsop’s SuperCity to The China Show while Creative Director for the Urbis Centre for Urban Culture in Manchester, UK. He has collaborated with Stefan Sagmeister, Peter Saville, Weiden + Kennedy, and the city of Barcelona among many others throughout Europe, North America and China. He maintains an international portfolio of writing, consulting and lecturing assignments, most recently addressing the World Urban Congress in Riga.