Mr. Adamstein is the founder of both Foto DC and Foto Week DC. Theo Adamstein has lived in Washington DC since 1982. He is a Real Estate Agent for TTR Sotheby’s International Realty with over 25 years experience in architecture, design and construction. In addition, his experience extends into the areas of photography, graphics and exhibition design. Theo was co-founder and principal of the award-winning architectural and design firm, Adamstein and Demetriou Architects, which was recognized as one of the leading design firms in the region. Adamstein & Demetriou’s work ranged from high-end residential to commercial and hospitality design and over 100 built projects were completed during this period. He grew up in Cape Town, South Africa, became a US citizen in 1987, and is a graduate of the Cooper Union School of Architecture in New York. Adamstein has served on numerous Washington arts boards, including the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the Washington Ballet, and the Washington Project for the Arts.