Aileen Burns is the co-CEO of the Remai Modern in Saskatoon. Burns is also a co-curator of the 2013 Turner Prize. She has curated international group and solo-exhibitions with artists such as Lara Almarcegui, Andrew Dodds, Geoffrey Farmer, Luca Frei, Melanie Gilligan, Runo Lagomarsino, Olivia Plender, Superflex, Alexandre Singh, and Haegue Yang. As an independent curator, Burns has organized projects for Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen; FormContent, London; InterAccess, Toronto; Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Toronto; Overgaden, Copenhagen and Stiftelsen 3,14, Bergen. Her writing appears in Art in America, Art Papers, Canadian Art, C Magazine, the Journal for Curatorial Studies, as well as in books and catalogues. She studied at Columbia University, New York, and the University of Toronto.