Lukas Zagala was born in Zabrze (Poland) in 1972. He studied architecture at Silesian University of Technology in Gliwice (Poland). After graduating he worked at P.P. Pabel Architekten in Berlin and Odile Decq / Benoit Cornette in Paris.
In 1997 along with Przemo Lukasik he established his own practice: medusagroup. He has been a Professor at Silesian University of Technology at Faculty of Architecture for over 10 years. In 2005 he obtained PhD in architecture writing his thesis about “Adaptation of post industrial objects”.
Privately keen on alpine skiing and road biking alsow passionate jazz and classical music, plaing piano himself.