Annette LeCuyer

Department of Architecture


Annette LeCuyer

213 Hayes Hall

(716) 829-5329


Annette LeCuyer received professional and graduate diplomas from the Architectural Association in London and is a licensed architect in the United Kingdom.

She worked for Foster Associates and was an Associate at Allies and Morrison Architects, where she led the design teams for award winning projects in London and at Cambridge University.  

Professor LeCuyer is the author of books on contemporary architecture and building technology including ETFE – Technology and Design (Birkhauser, 2008), Steel and Beyond – New Strategies for Metals in Architecture (Birkhauser, 2003) and Radical Tectonics (Thames and Hudson, 2001).  She co-authored All-American:  Innovation in American Architecture (Thames and Hudson, 2002) and was an editor of buffaloBOOKS and the Michigan Architecture Papers.

In 2016, she received the UB Meyerson Award for Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching and Mentoring.   In 2017, she has been International Architect in Residence at the University of Auckland in New Zealand and was inducted as an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada.