Christopher Thomas Allen is a media artist and filmmaker from London. He established The Light Surgeons with a group of like-minded friends while studying Media Design at Portsmouth University in 1994. His work has always crossed a diverse range of different media; from his background in graphic design and photography, he has gone on to direct and produce award-winning short films, music videos, and motion graphics work. He works on all aspects of projects at The Light Surgeons as a producer, director, and collaborating multimedia artist in his own right. He has been central in the creation of countless large-scale installation projects, curated exhibitions, and helped to pioneer a whole new approach to multimedia performance art through The Light Surgeons live cinema projects.