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Chris Barr

Media Innovation Associate
Email
barr@knightfoundation.org
Phone
305-908-2612
Twitter
@heychrisbarr

Chris Barr joined Knight Foundation in July 2012. He manages the Prototype Fund, a program dedicated to research and development for early-stage media and information projects. 

With a background in design and new media, Barr previously served as an assistant professor of graphic design at West Virginia University. He has worked as a designer for a variety of organizations to combine technology development and design thinking.

Barr holds a Master of Fine Arts in media study from the State University of New York at Buffalo and a bachelor's degree in fine art from West Virginia University.

Find out more about Barr's work with the Knight Prototype Fund in this Q&A.

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