Skylar Tibbits is a trained Architect and Computer Scientist whose research currently focuses on developing self-assembly technologies for large-scale structures in our physical environment. Skylar was recently awarded a 2011 TED Fellowship, a 2012 TED Senior Fellowship and was named a Revolutionary Mind in SEED Magazine’s 2008 Design Issue. Previously, he has worked at a number of design offices including: Zaha Hadid Architects, Asymptote Architecture, SKIII Space Variations and Point b Design. He has designed, collaborated and built large-scale installations around the world and exhibited at; The Guggenheim Museum NY, the Beijing Biennale and lectured at MoMA and SEED Media Group’s MIND08 Conference. Skylar currently resides in Boston, MA, is the founder and principal of a multidisciplinary research based practice, SJET LLC and teaches at MIT’s Architecture Department.