Speaker: Allegra Burnette
April 9-12, 2008
Montréal, Québec, Canada

Speakers: Biography

Allegra Burnette

Creative Director
The Museum of Modern Art
Digital Media
11 West 53rd Street
New York NY
10019 USA
http://www.moma.org

Allegra Burnette is the creative director of Digital Media at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, overseeing design and production for the museum's Web site, MoMA.org, as well as interpretive kiosks and digital displays. Projects on MoMA.org have included redesigning the site; creating the online collection and e-cards sections; developing audience-specific sites for teachers, teens and children; launching MoMA’s online audio and video programming; and the development of an ongoing series of exhibition subsites, including Tall Buildings, Eye on Europe and Contemporary Voices. Prior to working at MoMA, Allegra was responsible for creating and running a media department at the world-renowned museum exhibition planning and design firm Ralph Appelbaum Associates. Allegra has an MFA in museum exhibition planning and design from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, where she teaches graduate courses in museum media.

Allegra will present Beyond launch: Museum videos on YouTube. [Mini-Workshop]