Lewis Kinneir

Tectonic Leader, Founding Faculty

Lewis is an associate of Carmody Groarke, winners of the BD’s Young Architect of the Year Award in 2007 and the AR’s Emerging Architect Award in 2010. Lewis has experience in diverse fields such as industrial design prototyping, construction management and property portfolio management.

Prior to working with Carmody Groarke, Lewis worked for Richard Rogers Partnership (now Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners) as well as Haworth Tompkins. He has tutored at the Bartlett School of Architecture and at the Royal College of Art, alongside Kevin Carmody and Andrew Groarke. Following working as a prototype model-maker, Lewis studied at the Mackintosh School of Architecture in Glasgow, completing his studies at the Architectural Association.

Since joining Carmody Groarke at the practice’s start in 2006, Lewis has been responsible for delivering three award-winning projects: the 7 July 2005 Memorial in Hyde Park; the Regents Place Pavilion for British Land; and Studio East Dining. Currently Lewis is leading a team developing a 100-acre masterplan in west London.