Skip to content

Practice-Based Research: Chris Grimley

C Grimley

Want to know more?

View the full conference schedule and speaker lineup and register today.

Learn more

Chris Grimley
principal, OverUnder

Lightning Presentation
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
Books + Monographs

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in supporting Practice-Based Research?

Learn more


Chris has organized, designed, and implemented experiential environments, interiors, master plans, and branding initiatives for clients ranging from small offices to large institutions. He has broad experience in architecture, graphic design, and interior design. Chris is currently leading OverUnder’s ArtFarm cultural center for the City of Somerville, and he is the project director for the office’s work in environmental graphics and wayfinding for MASSMoCA, the City of Boston’s City Hall Plaza, as well as similar services for the Harvard University Planning Office, the Graduate School of Design, Innovation Lab and Information Technology departments.

He is responsible for the development of OverUnder’s book work, as a co-author and designer of
Heroic: Concrete Architecture and the New Boston (2015), Imagining the Modern: Architecture and Urbanism of the Pittsburgh Renaissance (2019); and as editor and designer on Henry N. Cobb: Words & Works 1948-2018 Scenes from a Life in Architecture (2018), Justice Is Beauty, MASS Design Group (2019), Fusion, The Performance of Architecture. Payette (2020), and Louis Kahn Architecture as Philosophy (2020).