Carrie
Fitzsimmons

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF ARTSCIENCE LABS


Carrie Fitzsimmons is the Executive Director of ArtScience Labs, an international network of creativity and innovation labs founded by Harvard Professor David Edwards that catalyzes idea translation in art and design experiments at the frontiers of science, and the founding Director of the ArtScience Prize.

Carrie brings more than a decade of cultural organization and nonprofit management experience to the ArtScience Labs network, where she oversees all activities related to the ArtScience Prize, and leads international strategy particularly as it relates to ArtScience Lab partners internationally.

She attended the Getty Museum Leadership Institute in 2008 while she was Chief of Staff at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. She is a connector for Boston World Partnerships; a Fellow for the Royal Society of Arts; a founding board member of the National Creativity Network; on the National Advisory Council for The Art of Science Learning; and advisory board member for Massachusetts College of Arts Artward Bound program. Carrie travels globally to speak on behalf of the ArtScience Prize while strategically growing and managing the international programs that comprise the ArtScience Labs.