Frederic has received numerous awards including, on two separate occasions, the New York Foundation for the Arts Award in Architecture, the Young Architects Forum Awards, and the European 5 Competition in Zurich. Levrat taught design studio for 18 years at Columbia University Graduates School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, as well as at Pratt School of Architecture. Levrat has been invited to teach, or participate at end of year’s juries at Osaka University, Princeton, Yale, UCLA, Sci-Arc, Harvard, UPenn, the Cooper Union, and Lausanne EPFL, AU Sharja, Tonji University and many other universities. Levrat has lectured internationally on his research and projects in Japan, France, Switzerland, China, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar as well as the United Sates. After 18 years with his own firm ArX New York, Frederic Levrat has designed and builds projects around the world, ranging from showroom in New York to schools in Afghanistan and a research center in Geneva. Levrat’s design produced a number of audacious large tower design for Dubai and Abu Dhabi, as well as an exceptional Museum for Singapore.
Levrat joined de-spec in September 2012 and is bringing his expertise in large scale projects to de-Spec, such as the towers designed for Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Yerevan, or the master plans for the Airport road and the industrial Park, both realized in Kabul, or the design for the Spreebogen in Berlin, or Ipari New town design in Hungary.