Carlo Colombo is one of the most important architects and Italian designers. Since the beginning of his career he has been focused on interior design and his professional path is a succession of collaboration with the most prestigious brands in the "Made in Italy" design industry such as Antoniolupi, Poliform, Baxter, Flou, Gallotti&Radice, Riva 1920, Flexform, Poltrona Frau, Penta Light, Giorgietti, Cappellini, Nemo and many others. In 2004, Colombo received the Design of the year award. In 2009, He won an international contest for the two towers in Abu Dhabi he projected. Since 2011, He teaches design at Deo Tao Masters Academy in Pechino.
In 2013, together with Paolo Colombo, he founded his architect studio A++ in Lugano, Zurigo, Miami and Dubai, which deals with design worldwide, from architecture to interior design. He received prestigious international awards such as Elle Decor International Design Award for several years, the Good Design Award of the Centre for Architecture Art Design and the Chicago Athenaeum in 2009. In 2012 he won the Red Dot Design Award, in 2014 the "Best of the Best" Red Dot Design Award, the Interior Innovation Award, the Design London Award and l'iF Design Award. In 2018 he received the APC* IDA - Excellence Design Awards and in 2019 he received the Wallpaper * Design Award with the coloured sinks "Albume" signed by Carlo Colombo design for Antoniolupi.