Chris Norton Riley is an architectural designer and artist based in New York. He holds a Master of Architecture from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Architecture from the California State Polytechnic University in Pomona.

His work and writing has been published in San Rocco, The New York Review of Architecture, PLAT Journal, MASKS, and Harvard's Platform series. He has worked in several offices including MLRP in Copenhagen, Rios Clementi Hale Studios in Los Angeles, and SO – IL in Brooklyn. He previously taught at Columbia University GSAPP with Kersten Geers and Andrea Zanderigo. Currently, he is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at New York City College of Technology and works at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.