Sims is an artist and designer who works across various disciplines including interactive and industrial design, architecture, robotics, and fabrication. Originally from Nashville, TN, Sims received a Bachelor's of Architecture degree from Pratt Institute, where he developed research interests in network+swarm theory, biomemetics, minimal surface morphologies, and computational form finding. Then Sims completed a Master's of Tangible Interaction Design from Carnegie Mellon University's Computational Design Lab. In 2012 he received a Prix Ars Electronica Award for the Free Universal Construction Kit. His work has been exhibited internationally and featured in numerous print and web publications. Shawn is... more.