Digital Fabrication Laboratory Manager
College of Art & Design
BFA Louisiana State University (Sculpture)
MArch Louisiana State University
Chris Simon manages two digital fabrication labs for the College of Art & Design. In addition, he teaches digital fabrication seminar courses in the School of Art and the School of Architecture, as well as architecture design studios. Chris has a BFA in sculpture and a Master of Architecture degree. Prior to working for LSU, he worked in custom metal fabrication, for several award-winning architecture firms, and as senior construction manager for a custom architectural fabrication company. His research interest lies at the intersection of art, design, architecture, digital fabrication methods and how those techniques integrate into novel methods of construction.