Born and raised in St. Louis, Erin Taylor obtained a Master of Fine Arts degree in glass at Southern Illinois University Carbondale in 2015. He previously earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Kansas and worked in the building design profession for over fifteen years. His artistic practice is a culmination of years of experience in sculpture, installation, architecture, wood-working, metal-working, foundry, photography, video, glass, and digital fabrication. He has presented at national and international conferences on integrating 3d printing into fine arts. Erin is currently the Digital Fabrication Lab Specialist for the School of Art and Design and School of Engineering at Alfred University in Western New York.