David J. Lewis

David J. Lewis is founding principal of LTL Architects, a design intensive architecture firm founded in 1997 with Paul Lewis and Marc Tsurumaki, located in New York City. LTL Architects develops solutions that work within project constraints to inform the design trajectory, exploring opportunistic overlaps between space, program, form, budget, and materials.

The principals are coauthors of the monographs Intensities (Princeton Architectural Press, 2013), Opportunistic Architecture (Princeton Architectural Press, 2008), and Situation Normal . . . Pamphlet Architecture #21 (Princeton Architectural Press, 1998). The work of LTL Architects is in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the Carnegie Museum of Art.

Lewis holds academic positions as associate professor at Parsons The New School for Design in the School of Constructed Environments, and adjunct professor of architecture at the University of Limerick, Ireland. He received his master of architecture from Princeton University, a master of arts in the history of architecture and urbanism from Cornell University, and a bachelor of arts from Carleton College. Lewis is a member of AAP's Advisory Council.

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