Chris Lahti received his BA from Whittier College and his MFA in Printmaking from the University of Iowa. From 2005 through 2015, Chris was employed at fine art publisher Gemini G.E.L. where he served as the Head of the Curating Department and manages an archive of over 2300 editions. In addition to printmaking, Chris makes sculptural works, collages, and alternative process photographs. Chris has taught printmaking courses at the University of Iowa and Whittier College, University of Southern California Roski School of Fine Arts. In 2015 Chris founded The East County Printshop in San Diego, CA.