Christopher Warren founded the Warren Office for Research and Design in 2009. Prior to its formation, he served a six year tenure at Morphosis, working as project designer on over twenty commissions. He later co-founded Studio Shift in 2004, where he also served as partner for five years. Chris received his Master of Architecture degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. In search of a more progressive and pioneering environment in which to practice, he moved to Los Angeles and immediately began working with Pritzker Prize winner Thom Mayne at Morphosis.