Dean Lewis is the principal of Design & Beyond Architects, an 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 held onto its roots in entertainment working for Palace Cinemas and diversified enabling the successful delivery of a broad range of residential, retail and commercial projects both throughout Australia and overseas.

The practice has quickly established a reputation for innovative high quality buildable solutions delivered on time and within budget.