## Alex Osborn

Born in New York City, 1888, he graduated as Ph. B. in 1909 und Ph. M: in 1921 at Hamilton College. He worked as a reporter for the Buffalo (N.Y.) Times and for the Buffalo Express before entering the field of advertising, where he founded the advertising agency of Barton, Durstine and Osborn (NY/USA). It later merged with George Batton Co. to build one of the most renowned companies in the world: BBDO (Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn).

In 1954 he established the Creative Education Foundation, Buffalo, and served as its president until the close of his life. Alex died in 1966.

## Publications

**Applied Imagination: Principles and Procedures of Creative Problem-Solving** - *ISBN* 0930222733

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**Your creative power: How to use imagination** - *ISBN* 0684129671

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**How to become more creative: 101 rewarding ways to develop your potential talent** - *ISBN* B0007EU6WQ

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**A short course in advertising** - *ISBN* B000859C1U

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**How to Think Up" (1942)** - *ISBN* B0007DR4EA

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**Wake up Your Mind" (1952)** - *ISBN* B0007EU6WQ

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**The Goldmine Between Your Ears** - (1955) *ISBN* B0007FYSJ2

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**The creative education movement (as of 1964)** - *ISBN* B0007FLIMW