Before the reporters Peter Kudryavtsev, the editor-in-chief of magazine ARX - the initiator of establishment of the premium took place; Sergey Bobkov, the president of company "Vedis-Group " judged the architecture from the positions of the development, Sergey Skuratov chosen the best developer with a position of the architect, and Vinka Dubldum (the chapter of New York studio Archi-Tectonics) who chose the best pilot project.
All the participants of the press conference were brilliant, all sincerely and completely supported the new premium, expressing hope, that it will promote development of attitudes of developers and good architects in Russia. On a question on principles of refereeing Sergey Skuratov has told, that he tried to find the developer who is ready to undertake not simply for qualitative in the architectural attitude, but also courageous project. Delightful Vinka, whose lecture has passed yesterday (on November, 8th) in «Udarnik», has told, that besides originality she also paid attention to features of identity of works of the Russian architects though certainly recognizes their included in global architectural searches.
Within the limits of ARX week three more lectures of foreign architects will take place, - Verner Zobeka, Adriana Geize and Chris Wilkinson, and the results of a choice of experts - by one winner in each nomination will be declared tomorrow in the evening. The agency of architectural news will comment the events.