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Kate Burnett

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Biography

Kate Burnett is a Reader in Theatre Design at Nottingham Trent University, a curator of performance design and award winning theatre designer working with with regional, national and touring theatre companies, also large scale schools and community performance projects for orchestras, opera companies and art galleries.

Since 1994 she has curated and co-curated five national exhibitions and catalogues of design for performance for the Society of British Theatre Designers. Selections from these have been exhibited at the international Prague Quadrennial (winning a Gold Medal in1995, Golden Triga in 2003 and Special Jury Award in 2015), also in regional UK galleries and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London in 2007 and 2015. Kate was editor of the print catalogue for WSD2013 in Cardiff. For WSD2017 Kate was a member of the exhibition selection panel and Final Jury in Taipei, July 2017.