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 2020 she co-founded STUDIO VLORA.