Dean Lewis is the Director of Design & Beyond Architects, a multi award winning practice, based in Byron Bay.

A graduate of Deakin University Dean founded Design & Beyond in 1998 after working with Village Roadshow Theatres for a decade as International Design & Project Manager delivering entertainment projects in 22 countries.

Since that time the practice has continued to specialise in the entertainment sector delivering state of the art theatre design for Palace Cinemas and numerous private clients.

Design & Beyond has grown and diversified with the successful delivery of a broad range of residential, retail and commercial projects both throughout Australia and overseas enjoying a reputation for innovative high quality buildable solutions delivered on time and within budget.