Nikita Yavein Nikita Yavein

Nikita Yavein

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Nikita Yavein was born in Leningrad (St. Petersburg) in 1954 to the family of a prominent architect and theoretic of architecture, Igor Yavein. In 1977 N. Yavein graduates from Leningrad Engineering and Construction Institute (today it is Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering), Department of Architecture. 1977-1989 Yavein works for various project companies of St. Petersburg as architect, then works as chief architect and the head of architectural group. In 1990, together with a number of associates he founds personal architectural studio which a few years later gets the name “Studio 44”

In 1994 there begins a new stage in the architect’s career – he accepts the proposal for the committee chairman of state control, use and protection of monuments post. Years of this work were devoted to development and putting into effect the programs of saving and development of historic centre of St. Petersburg, restoration of the city’s architectural heritage.

In 2003 N. Yavein leaves the post and focuses entirely on his architectural practice. Yet, he remains to be a notable social figure: he gives course of lectures in St. Petersburg Academy of Fine Arts; he is a board member of Union of Architects, Russian Federation, and its department in St. Petersburg. He takes part in work of a few scientific and social companies on issues of urban planning and saving of the city’s cultural heritage. In 2001 N. Yavein was given the title of Honored Architecture of Russian Federation.

Buildings and Projects:

Buildings and Projects Shown: 10
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Archi.ru Texts:

06.02.2018

Elena Petukhova. Postindustrial Attraction

In the Russian Railway Museum, the architects of “Studio 44” were able to create a powerful and impressive space for a collection of more than a hundred of vintage steam engines and locomotives.
07.11.2017

Elena Petukhova. Genesis of Regularity

What will happen if composition and ideas that constitute the basis of the structure of the formal park of the XVIII century are used for designing a low-rise suburban area? The Tsarskoye Selo interpretation of the suburbia theme – respectful, yet at the same time slightly ironic – can be examined at the example of the plan of a new city block in the town of Pushkin.
28.12.2016

Elena Petukhova. Nikita Yavein: "The more professional architectural companies there are on the market, the better".

In this article, we discuss the state of things on the architectural market, the professional education, the young colleagues, and the benefits of competition; speak about the transformation of “Zodchestvo” festival, and about the future plans of “Studio 44”, a company that has already been around for 25 years.
07.09.2016

An Imposing Addition

Grouped together to form an architectural ensemble of the medical center of the 1980's - 2000's, several hospital buildings maintain a contextual connection with the surrounding volumes, at the same time suggesting a much more integral and laconic solution.
29.08.2016

Julia Tarabarina. Framework in Space

Developed by "Studio 44", the project of a judo school is based on the opposition of the modernist principle of point support and the openness of deconstruction - with their sources lying in the traditional Japanese architecture. A fair share of abstraction helps to add some stylistic discourse to the necessary level of generalization.
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Partner Architects of Archi.ru:

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  • Oleg Shapiro
  • Andrey Romanov
  • Nikita Tokarev
  • Alexander Brovkin
  • Nikolay Pereslegin
  • Anatoly Stolyarchuk
  • Vladimir Kovalev
  • Julia  Tryaskina
  • Andrey Asadov
  • Nikolai  Milovidov
  • Vladimir  Bindeman
  • Alexander Asadov
  • Konstantin Khodnev
  • Arseny Leonovich
  • Anton Nadtochiy
  • Sergey Oreshkin
  • Vera Butko
  • Roman Leonidov
  • Polina Voevodina
  • Georgy Trofimov
  • Vladimir Plotkin
  • Daniel  Lorenz
  • Nikita Yavein
  • Karen  Saprichyan
  • Ekaterina Kuznetsova
  • Oleg Karlson
  • Ilya Utkin
  • Totan Kuzembaev
  • Dmitry Likin
  • Alexander Skokan
  • Sergey  Trukhanov
  • Ekaterina Gren
  • Serey Pereslegin
  • Pavel Andreev
  • Evgeny Gerasimov
  • Sergey Skuratov
  • Sergei Tchoban
  • Sergey Kouznetsov
  • Natalia Sidorova

Buildings and Projects: New Additions

  • Shopping and administrative complex, Cvetnoy boulevard
  • October Railway Central Museum
  • «Danilovskaya Manufactory»
  • Atomsphera office complex (reconstruction)
  • Apartment building on Staroalekseevskaya street
  • “Replacement” Project
  • Residential complex
  • Residential complex “Dutch Quarter”
  • Gorkhovskiy′12