In 2000, Chris was accepted into the Sculpture Department in the School of Art at Yale University where he received his MFA in 2002. After finishing graduate school, he was a visiting assistant professor of studio art in the Department of Art and Art History at Wesleyan University during the academic year of 2002-2003. In 2003, he moved to New York, rented a studio in Brooklyn and began exhibiting work in New York and internationally. He has exhibited work at the Ludwig Museum in Cologne, Baltimore Museum of Contemporary Art the Aldrich Museum, and the Chelsea Art Museum. He has exhibited in commercial and non-profit venues such as Appendiks Gallery, Copenhagen; PS122 Gallery, New York; Blast e. V., Cologne; Bellwether Gallery, Rivington Arms, and Foxy Production galleries in New York. His work was featured in Andrea Zittel’s High Desert Test Sites and has appeared in Artforum and the New York Times. Since moving to New York in 2003, he completed the Independent Study Program of the Whitney Museum of American Art and has taught in the Sculpture department of VCU and at the Krabbesholm Hojskole of Art, Architecture and Design in Skive, Denmark. He has written art reviews for Art Papers, Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art, and Zing Magazine. He is currently a research assistant for the Andy Warhol Catalogue Raisonné.