Anne Graupner (1969, Johannesburg) is a qualified architect (Mag.Arch UAA, Vienna) experienced in the field of urban design, housing, exhibition design and graphic communications. Anne heads up the urban and spatial development projects in the office and takes an active part in all design projects.
Thorsten Deckler (1971, Namibia) is a qualified architect (B.Arch Wits) with local and international working experience. He worked for OMA (Rem Koolhaas) on projects in Europe and Asia and worked for Peter Rich Architects on rural development projects. He practiced as TDA (T. Deckler Architects) for three years before founding 26'10 south Architects with Anne Graupner.
The principals are well travelled having visited and on occasions worked in cities in Europe, Asia, Africa, South and North America. Anne and Thorsten have taught and lectured locally and internationally at universities in South Africa, Cordoba University in Argentina, the Architectural Association in London, Temple University, Philadelphia and most recently the Escola da Cidade, Sao Paulo.