Christian has been conceptualizing, designing, and developing award winning interactive experiences for over fifteen years. He became interested in new media and interactive design as a cross over from his experience composing and performing electronic music in the early 90's. His process has evolved to include both visual design and development. In 2001 Christian was awarded an MFA from the UCLA department of Design | Media Arts. The program helped him discover his interest in site-specific interactive projects and installations and develop his formal skills and break away from more conventional industry process. In 2006 Christian relocated to Portland to work with Second Story Interactive Studios where he found new challenges developing rich media for exhibit design and architecture working with projects as diverse as the Library of Congress in Washington DC to the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles. In 2010 Christian formed Arxi creative to explore his interest in creative coding and installation projects.