Alexandra Totoianu


Alexandra was born and raised on the Black Sea Coast of Romania and her background has informed her interest in ‘heterotopias’ and how real spaces juxtapose with several other spaces.

After graduating from VIA University College Denmark Alexandra spent two months in China researching further the spatial conditions of public spaces of power such as Tiananmen Square from Beijing. She has also completed an exchange year at the Politecnico di Milano, after which she spent four years working research projects across Europe. She has worked for the Copenhagen Architecture Festival where she co-curated of a 1:1 exhibition of Lacaton & Vassal’s modernist estate extension in Bordeaux. Furthermore ,Alexandra has worked at Vilhelm Lauritzen Architects in Copenhagen and collaborated with COBE Architects.

During her first year at the LSA, Alexandra will be working at Piercy & Co. When not working, Alexandra loves indulging in music, books, 60’s Italian cinema or experimenting with new flavours.