Erialda Zekthi

M.Sc. architecture and urban design

Erialda joined CITYFÖRSTER in early 2022. In 2012, she graduated from POLIS University in Tirana, Albania, with a Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Design, followed by a professional master's in Parametric Design, a joint degree program of Polis University and IHS / Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands.

During her academic period, she worked as an intern for Metropolis Associated – Architecture and Planning studio and was hired by the studio afterwards. Erialda has also worked as a lector and assistant professor at Polis University.

She also has been part of Co-Plan, for several projects in the planning of the territory, for five municipalities in Albania, focusing mainly on housing analysis and further. Her background includes both architecture and urban design. Her interest is in social architecture topics as a new approach to designing social spaces.