Patrick Fitzpatrick is a designer and prototype engineer. He received his BFA at the University of Illinois and his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Following college, he worked for the architecture firm Adrian Smithand Gordon Gill LLP as a model builder. Swoon-Living, formerly known as 3-Switch, is a Chicago based company founded in 2012 by Patrick. They do three things: design and produce products, take on commissions from other designers and artisans, as well as create spaces to teach people how to make their own products.