He was awarded top prize at the 7th San Marino International Piano Competition in 2016 alomg with all of its contest prizes – the Audience Award, the Music Critics’ Award and the Orchestra Award. Lucas was a finalist at the Ferruccio Busoni International Piano Competition in Bolzano in 2017, and has also won international competitions in Hannover (2015), Aachen (2016) and Goerlitz (2020). As a semi-finalist, he ranked among the best twenty pianists at the 17th Frederic Chopin International Piano Competition in Warsaw (2015).
In 2018, the Polish pianist gave his debut recital at Carnegie Hall in the Isaac Stern Auditorium and has since received invitations to play with the Chicago Philharmonic and the Buffalo Philharmonic. In the same year, he toured with the Santander Orchestra and condcutor Lawrence Foster. During the Winter Olympics in South Korea (2018), Lucas performed at a special recital in
PyeongChang and most recently he has performed at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Teatro La Fenice in Venice, La Verdi in Milano and Merkin Hall in New York.
Lucas’ debut album Espressione was released in 2017 and was nominated for the International Classical Music Awards 2018.