Born in 1983 in Louisville, KY, Pete Oyler’s work has been recognized and showcased internationally. A versatile designer and thinker, Oyler is particularly interested in design semiotics and in the potential of three-dimensional objects to incite imaginative curiosity. Oyler holds a BA in American Studies and an MFA in Furniture Design from the Rhode Island School of Design. In 2012 Oyler was named one of Forbes Magazine’s Top 30 Under 30 for Art & Design. Oyler’s work has been featured in numerous publications including the New York Times, Elle Décor, Ideat, and Wallpaper. He is the co-founder and lead designer of Assembly Design and is an Assistant Professor in Designed Objects at the School of Art Institute of Chicago.