portrait by alberto embriz de salvatierra

Christopher Andras, Designer and Catalyst

Christopher Andras is currently a student at Cornell University pursuing his Bachelor of Architecture with a minor in Design and Environmental Analysis. Though young, he has already worked doing construction cost analysis for Mark | Okubo, model building for Steinberg Architects and as a Photographer for critically-acclaimed architecture firm Weiss/Manfredi. At Cornell he is the Creative Director of MIXED, photographer for THREAD Magazine, currently involved in a new Student Market design-build project in Anabel Taylor Hall and preparing for a 5 month experience abroad in Rome, Italy. Possessing a deep wanderlust inherited from his multi-cultural background, he is currently training to obtain his pilot license and has conducted extensive travels in Costa Rica, Philippines, Italy and Japan. When not traveling in search for provocative architectural works to capture with his camera, he enjoys ceramics and mountain biking.

Chris can be reached at andras@aesirlab.com.