Selva Gürdoğan, architect, born in 1979, Turkey. In 2003 she graduated from Sci-Arc, USA. Gregers Tang Thomsen, architect, born in 1974, Denmark. In 2003 he graduated from Aarhus School of Architecture, Denmark. They met at Rem Koolhaas’ studio Office for Metropolitan Architecture – OMA- in 2003, where they worked until establishing Superpool in İstanbul in 2006. Most recently the duo has taken on directing Studio-X Istanbul, an ‘urban laboratory’ founded by Columbia University.