Lee Jae is a Korean architect who practices in Seoul and Barcelona. He studied in Barcelona (Escola Tècnica Superior d’Arquitectura de Barcelona – ETSAB) and in Valencia, Span (UE - Universidad Europea de Valencia)
In 2013, he founded Lee Jae Architects and has designed Paju (Small house), Sejong (Courtyard House), Ilsan (Brick House, Library House, Lighthouse Residence and Seou l(Vanloenhout). Nowadays, he is in the designing university campus of the master plan, library, the dormitory for students, and some residential buildings in collaboration with domestic and international architects. He has been permitted many awards of domestic and international architecture design competitions including the first prize of an international architecture design competition supervised by World Association of Architecture (UIA).
Since he founded Lee Jae Architects in 2013, he has lectured at Seoul Culture Art University and Paichai University and is writing books on architecture and education. He tried to achieve the combination of nature and architecture, that of oldness and newness and that of sensitivity and rationality in his works. He pursues to realize Korean style modernism architecture his architectural world.