David Bio Pic, Boston


Founder of
ArtScience Labs

David Edwards, founder of the ArtScience Prize and ArtScience Labs and a Harvard University professor, is author of the seminal books of ArtScience Labs – Artscience: Creativity in the Post-Google Generation (Harvard University Press 2008) and The Lab: Creativity and Change (Harvard University Press 2010) – and a creator of several of its first innovations.
David oversees all the activities of ArtScience Labs. He works closely with the ArtScience Prize directors and many of the creators in the labs. His creative work in science, art and design is described at


Executive Director of
ArtScience Labs

Carrie Fitzsimmons is based in Boston at Cloud Place. An art administrator, Carrie was the Founding Director of the ArtScience Prize. In 2008 she was selected as one of 30 international leaders to participate in the Getty’s Museum Leadership Institute. As a Executive Director of ArtScience Labs, she brings more than a decade years of cultural organization and nonprofit management experience where she oversees all activities related to the ArtScience Prize and leads international strategy particularly as it relates to ArtScience Lab partners internationally. She is a Connector for Boston World Partnerships and a Fellow for the RSA.