Born 1958 in Hamburg. Carsten Roth studied architecture at the Technische Universität Braunschweig, at the Academy of Fine arts in Vienna and, with a Fulbright scholarship, at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute in Blacksburg and Alexandria/USA.
Since 1987 he has had his own studio in Hamburg.
Roth is a member of the Freie Akademie der Künste in Hamburg.
Since 2003 he has been a professor at the Institute of constructional Design, Industrial- and Health Building at the Technische Universität Braunschweig.
Carsten Roth lives and works in Hamburg.
2024 German Design Award 2024, Winner in Excellent Architecture
2023 polis award 2023, 1st prize - Social Neighborhood Development
2023 Hamburg Housing Prize 2023, 2nd prize
2023 iconic award, best of best in innovative architecture
2023 Residential buildings of the year 2023, in the neighborhood development category
2022 German Design Award 2022 - Special Mention
2021 European Property Awards - Winner
2020 BDA Hamburg Architectural Award / Appreciation
2018 GERMAN DESIGN AWARD WINNER EXCELLENT COMMUNICATIONS – ARCHITECTURE
2017 FOCUS Top Architectural Office in Germany in 3 categories Residential + Industrial + Office Buildings
2017 Architektur Centrum Hamburg ResidentialbuildingPrize Hamburg 2017 (WohnbauPreis Hamburg 2017), 3rd Prize
2016 DAM Prize for Architecture 2017, Nomination as one of the ‘100 Best Buildings in Germany’
2016 BDA Hamburg Architectural Award / Appreciation
2016 Abendblatt Readers Choice Architecture Award / 3rd. Prize
2016 BDA Hamburg Architectural Award / 1st Prize
2015 BDA Preis Zukunft im Bestand, 2nd Prize
2014 BDA Hamburg Architectural Award / 3rd Prize
2011 AIA Colorado – Citation Award American Institute of Architects
2010 Building of the Year, AIV, Hamburg
2010 BDA Hamburg Architectural Award / 1st Prize
2009 Best Architects 09
2008 AIT Best of Office Architecture Award
2008 Yearbook 20 Years Architecture in Hamburg, Award for the best buildings 1989 – 2008 “Construction in Existing”
2008 Yearbook 20 Years Architecture in Hamburg, Award for the best buildings 1989 – 2008 “Office & Trade”
2004 contractworld.award, International Architecture Award for Innovative Interior Design Concepts – Best of Category Office
2004 AIA Colorado – Citation Award American Institute of Architects
2004 Best of Europe – Office, International Architecture Award for the Best Office Building in Europe / 1st Prize
2002 BDA Hamburg Architectural Award / 1st Prize
2002 Building of the Year, AIV, Hamburg
2002 Critics Award for Architecture, Association of the German Critics e. V.
2000 BDA Schleswig-Holstein Architectural Award
1999 BDA Hamburg Architectural Award / 2nd Prize
1996 BDA Hamburg Architectural Award / 1st Prize
1996 Building of the Year, AIV, Hamburg