Carlo Cappai and Maria Alessandra Segantini founded their architecture office C+S ASSOCIATI in Treviso, Italy, in 1994.
They have been visiting professors in architectural design at the University of Venice from 2003 to 2009 and are presently visiting professor at the University of Architecture of Ferrara.
Their work is published in the most important architectural reviews such as: Abitare (I), AD (UK), Area (I), A+U (J), Architectural Review (UK), AW (D), Bauwelt (D), Casabella (I), D’Architettura (I), Detail (D), Domus (I), L’Architecture d’Aujord’hui (F), Loggia (E), Spazio e Società (I) and the The Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture (UK), 2G (E).
2009, Mies Van der Rohe Award, Selected project: Water Filtration Plant in Sant’Erasmo Island
2009, Sfide 2009 Prize of Italian Landscape Ministry, Winner: Ponzano primary school, Italy
2009, FarbDesign Prize, Honourable Mention: Nursery school in Pederobba
2008, AR Award for Emerging Architecture, Honourable Mention: Water Filtration Plant in Sant’Erasmo Island
2006, Gold Medal of Italian Architecture, Winner of the section Education: Nursery School in Covolo, Italy
2004, Città di Oderzo architectural prize, 1st prize: TMCC of Sant’Erasmo, Venice, Italy
2010, Faces of design Award, Winner for the office work
2010, WA AWARD, Winner of 7th Cycle: Ponzano primary school, Italy
2010, WA AWARD, Winner of 6th Cycle: water filtration plant, Sant’Erasmo island, Venice, Italy
2008, Interntional prize “Architettura e Colore”, Honourable Mention: Nursery School in Covolo, Italy
2006, Archés Prize, 3rd price: University students’ housing complex and services in Florence, Italy
2006, Città di Oderzo architectural prize, Honourable mention: Nursery School in Covolo, Italy
2005, Luigi Cosenza architectural prize, Honourable mention: TMCC of Sant’Erasmo, Venice, Italy
2004, Dedalo-Minosse Prize, Honourable mention: TMCC of Sant’Erasmo, Venice, Italy
2004, Archés Prize, Honourable mention: TMCC of Sant’Erasmo, Venice, Italy
2001, Città di Oderzo Architectural Prize, winner: school Complex in Caprino Veronese, Italy
2000, Luigi Cosenza architectural Prize, Honourable Mention: social housing complex in Marcon, Italy
Their work was exibited in Venice (8th Biennale of Architecture), Milan (Triennale), Paris (Citè de l’Architectur et du Patrimoine), London (RIBA), Barcelona (COAC), Essen (Kokerei Zollverein), Madrid (Arquerìa de los Nuevos Ministerios), Vienna (Architekturzentrum), and Piran. The are invited in the Italian Pavillon Biennale of Architecture of Venice 2010.