Studio Vlora was founded in 2017 by Marianna Galbusera (Milano, 1989) and Lajdi Sulaj (Vlora, 1991) in Zurich.
Marianna Galbusera was born in 1989 in Milano (IT). She studied architecture at Virginia Tech College of Architecture and Urban Studies (USA), and at Accademia di Architettura di Mendrisio (CH), graduating in 2015 with a project addressed to the spatial qualities of the residual spaces produced by rail and highway overpasses.She collaborated with offices around Italy and Switzerland. She is currently living and working in Zürich, where in 2017 she co-founded Studio Vlora.
Lajdi Sulaj was born in 1991 in Vlorë (AL). He studied architecture at Accademia di Architettura di Mendrisio (CH), where he graduated in 2016, obtaining SIA-Masterpreis Architektur 2016, with a project of an hotel and a cooking school in Sankt Moritz (CH).He collaborated with offices around Italy, Sweden and Switzerland. He is currently living and working in Zürich, where in 2017 he co-founded Studio Vlora.