Monica Bambini from Milan, Italy (45°27′49″N – 09°11′17″E) received in 2008 her bachelor degree in architecture from the Politecnico di Milano in Italy. She then moved to Copenhagen as an exchange student and as intern at Søren Robert Lund Arkitekter. Intrigued by Scandinavian architecture and design, she decided to pursue her master’s degree in Copenhagen at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Architecture.
Antonio Salvador from Quito, Ecuador (00°13′46″S – 78°31′27″W) received his bachelor degree in architecture in 2005 at The University of Notre Dame in the United States. He then moved to New York City to work at Cooper, Robertson& Partners and Robert A.M. Stern Architects. Curious about the architecture scene and education in Scandinavia he decided to pursue his master’s degree in Copenhagen at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Architecture.
In 2011 Monica and Antonio accepted a job offer with façade engineers Rambøll Italia, to work in Dubai, UAE for the design, engineering, testing and production of the façades of 4 projects of the King Abdullah Financial District in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The buildings were designed by Henning Larsen Architects, Behnisch Architekten and Perkins + Will.
Since 2013, Monica and Antonio founded Latitude-Longitude Architecture, and are currently based in Quito, Ecuador where they are working in a variety of projects.