art director / set designer / engineer
Celeste Burlina is an Italian doctor in engineering, architect, exhibition / set designer and multidisciplinary researcher and writer, currently based in Berlin. Her work focuses on the connection between human, art and structural engineering, with a particular focus on the dramaturgy in place among the different disciplines.
As an independent scenographer, she works with institutions such as Tai Kwun Contemporary in Hong Kong and Kunsthalle Münster in Aachen. Celeste previously worked at the design and architecture studio sub, where she completed projects for Balenciaga as well as Tate Modern in London, Schinkel Pavillon in Berlin and Palais de Tokyo in Paris. She also provides her services to artists, designers, galleries and entrepreneurs as a consultant and designer.