School of Arts and Cultures

Staff Profiles

Burnie Burns

Casting and Studio Technician


Mark “Burnie” Burns

Casting Workshop and Studio Technician. Demonstrate casting and mould making techniques in a variety of materials. Support Students and Staff learning through practical demonstrations and workshops using traditional methods alongside more modern techniques such as 3D printing. Support logistics within studios and the department in general (furniture, studio boarding, building maintenance issues, Project Requests, Health and Safety).  

Project/Bookable Space Manager. Responsible for scheduling and booking Project Spaces within the department. Provide technical support and advice with these areas. 

Provide Technical support and installation work within the departments core exhibitions.

Fire Warden, PAT Testing.

Based in Fine Art Casting Workshop 1.16A