About Us

Our work strives to enhance our sense of surroundings, identity and relationship to others and the physical spaces we inhabit, whether feral or human-made.

Selected Awards
  • 2004 — Aga Khan Award for Architecture
  • 2009 — Mies van der Rohe Award
  • 2013 — AIA/ALA Library Building Award
  • 2015 — Best Interior, Designers Saturday
  • 2016 — AIA New York Honor Award

Carpe is basically a “double-sided” product that is supported with a steel backbone and is used to cover large areas.  

Regarding the product dimensions of Middle Backbone, it is composed of vertical and horizontal bearings of dimensions 100x100x3mm, 100x150x4mm and 200x200x5mm.  

This backbone is strongly fastened to the floor via strong plates and concrete anchorages.  

The rails that are mounted to the Acre main steel construction are inclined forward with a certain angle and fastening to carrier poles made of aluminum completes the structure.