About Me

Hi, I'm Azhar

The Lineweights Academy Founder

 Azhar Khan, the founder of CDS, has been educating students and designers since 2004 and is currently teaching at the University of Colorado in Boulder.

Over his professional career, Azhar has worked for multiple consultancies assisting renowned design firms, such as Atelier Jean Nouvel, Zaha Hadid Architects, Studio Gang, Architectonica, NBBJ, and more. He rationalized their complex geometries, implemented optimization strategies, and performed environmental analyses and simulations. His projects continue to span North America, Europe, Africa, and East Asia.  

He is the host of The Lineweights Over Coffee Podcast and The Lineweights Academy, where he teaches beginner to intermediate level technology courses for designers. He also provides plenty of free advice over his Facebook Group and YouTube channel.