Carapella Architecture is an architectural studio specializing in Architectural design in the Classical and Traditional manner, urban planning and historical Preservation. We are a small office located in the heart of the Pittsburgh “Strip District” providing architectural design service for a broad spectrum of clients including residential, commercial and institutional projects. Born in Italy and educated in Rome (Italy), Aachen (Germany) and USA (University of Notre Dame). Carmine Carapella AIA strives to bring authentic Italian design quality to each and every project. The company’s philosophy is simply superior quality design that blends sophisticated Classical European beauty with American tradition. Carmine Carapella is a proud member of the Institute of Classical Architecture in New York and the INTBAU College of Traditional Practitioners in London UK.