Rafael de Cárdenas is a New York-based studio.
It has wide-ranging projects in architecture, residential and commercial interiors, furniture and object design, and temporary spaces. Their distinctive approach to creating and engineering atmospheres and moods has garnered them a global clientele including Nike, Kenzo, Baccarat, Gentle Monster, Cartier, and Nordstrom. De Cárdenas and his studio have been the recipient of numerous awards and were the subject of a book-length monograph published by Rizzoli in 2017. Their projects span the North America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.