Michael Burns
Exec. Director
The Omnimuseum Project

Michael W. Burns is the founder and executive director of The Omnimuseum Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit devoted to transforming the things, places, and phenomena we are surrounded by into informal learning and enrichment experiences. Michael is also the design director at Quatrefoil Associates and has been designing museum exhibitions as well as public environments and events for over 25 years. Formerly, Michael was director of Exhibition Design at the Field Museum, and creative director at the Shedd Aquarium. He holds degrees from the University of the Arts, Philadelphia and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago where he received his Masters in Time Arts.