Anni Laurila, a Finnish Architect and Designer, has been gaining more and more attention in the past years due to her excellent work in various projects and exceptional presence in international Architecture and Design Competitions. Most recently, she became first runner-up of the EFCA Future Leaders award with her project plan of Lielahti, a part of the City Tampere in Finland.

The EFCA Future Leaders Competition is being held in 2023, it is still possible to apply until the end of March. Find out more here.

We proudly present two interviews that we conducted with Ms Laurila.

In the first part of the interview, Anni Laurila gave us insights to her career path as an Architect and her thoughts on equality in architecture.

The second interview focuses on the details of her infamous Lielahti project and related projects.