Burkhard Meltzer is a Zurich-based writer, researcher and curator.
Meltzer has co-edited books and magazines, and has been contributing to publications such as artforum.com, kunstbulletin and frieze magazine. From 2003 to 2007, he worked in the curatorial team of the Kunsthalle St. Gallen, as a curatorial assistant until 2006, and as a curator and director until 2007. He has been a lecturer and researcher at the Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK) from 2006 to 2015. Meltzer’s research focuses on design`s relation to the art context.