Since 2000 Chris has been the lead designer and programmer on all of Synaesthetic's Web projects. This includes Websites for each of their
productions, educational workshops, the main Synaesthetic site and their ever evolving flash experience openthebox.net.
:: Synaesthetic Theatre
:: The Trial of K (production
:: The Viewpoints (workshop site)
:: Music of the Voice (workshop
:: ARCANA: Cycle
of the Fool (production site)
Improv (workshop site)
:: Icon (production
:: Shadow of
the Invisible Man (production site)
:: Ubu 2000
Since 2001 Chris has created or overseen the redesign of 7 departmental sites within the school of education, as well as completely redesigning
the School's main site. Chris has also worked with faculty and administrators to create a variety of smaller self containted sites. As
lead Web designer He has guided the work of various freelance artists to ensure that their designs reflect the priorities and messages
of Steinhardt and NYU. The year after redesigning Steinhardt's main site downloaded online applications made up 65% of all graduate applications.
Sites he has designed or overseen:
:: The Steinhardt School of Education
:: The Department of Administration, Leadership and Technology (department site)
:: The Department of Applied Psychology (department site)
:: The Department of Art and Art Professions (department site)
:: The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (department site)
:: The Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions(department site)
:: The Department of Nutrition and Food Studies (department site)
:: The Department of Occupational Therapy (department site)
:: The Department of Physical Therapy (department site)
:: The Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (department site)
:: The Department of Teaching and Learning(department site)
:: Student Services (school site)
In 2006 Chris collaborated with Quilt artist Karen Fricke on the creation of her Web site. It was important that the site address the
depth of Karen's work while not allowing the design to overshadow the photos of her Quilts.
:: Karen Fricke (main site)
In 2004 Chris worked with Erika Berland, a Certified Practitioner of Body-Mind Centering and Massage/Movement Therapist, on the creation
of her Web site. It was important that it both be inviting and healing, blending her varied experiences into a single, smooth Web experience.
:: Erika Berland (main site)
Chris worked extensively with the owner of Aphrodisia Herb Shoppe to create a simple introductory Web site for the shoppe that would simply
and easily give viewers more information on the store, it's products and how to get there. Aphrodisia -- "An experience in Herbs,
Spices and Essential Oils" -- was established in 1969 in the heart of Greenwich Village. They are recognized as one of the oldest
and most complete herb and spice shops in the United States. The site was meant to introduce browsers to the shoppe and invite them to
visit in person.
:: Aphrodisia Herb Shoppe
Since the Spring of 2003 Chris has been the resident Web Designer for John Farmanesh-Bocca and his theater retreats.
:: John Farmanesh-Bocca (main site)
:: Shakespeare Santa Monica (workshop site)
:: Big Sur Theatre Lab (workshop site)
In the spring of 2000 Chris worked alongside the Public's print designers to completely reconceive the Theater's Web site to better reflect
the energy and print aesthetic's that had developed since they created their first Web site. The main inspiration was George Wolfe's image
of the Public's lobby as a place where "cultures collide", where the barrage of NY information is embraced.
Joseph Papp Public Theater (main site)
:: Stephen Wangh
:: Jeff Nichols, M.D.
:: Theatre Japan Productions