Anna studied architecture in Graz (AT) and Valencia (ES). After studying she worked as a university assistant at the Institut for Architecture and Landscape, TU Graz. She was researching future hybrid systems combining architecture, sustainable technologies, natural processes and social practices. Currently, she is self-employed focussing on vacant premises and their activation through temporary use. Her work interests included: vacancy management, participative processes, hands-on urbanism, social innovation and active citizenship.