Concept of development of the territories “Konyushennaya” and “Severnaya Kolomna – Novaya Gollandiya” Concept of development of the territories “Konyushennaya” and “Severnaya Kolomna – Novaya Gollandiya”

Concept of development of the territories “Konyushennaya” and “Severnaya Kolomna – Novaya Gollandiya”


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    Russia, St. Petersburg
  • function
    Masterplanning / Concept of a Block’s Reconstruction
    Contest program excerpt: The contest is organized with the purpose of forming, by means of competitive selection and wide public discussion, best town-planning and architectural ideas of developing the territories located within the boundaries of Saint Petersburg downtown area, preparation of rationalizing materials on the development of the territories within the framework of the program “Conservation of Saint Petersburg Historical Center in 2012-2018”.
Nikita Yavein

Nikita Yavein /

Studio 44

Studio 44 /

Design Team
Authors of the project: N. Yavein, O. Yavein, M. Vinogradova, I. Grigoryev, I. Kozhin, V. Lemekhov, L. Likhacheva, A. Patrikeev, G. Snezhkin, M. Yavein Historical consultants: B. Kirikov, director of Saint Petersburg branch of Research Institute of Theory of Architecture and Town-planning of Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Sciences A. Kobak, executive director of D.C. Likhachev Foundation, A. Margolis, co-chairman of Saint Petersburg branch of All-Russian Society for the Protection of Monuments and Culture. Transport development strategy: M. Petrovich, General Director of “House-planning Laboratory”

Partners and Clients
Contest organizer: Government of Saint Petersburg represented by Committee for Economic Development, Industrial Policy and Trade. about this project:


Anna Martovitskaya. “Two Miles” Operation

This September, Saint Petersburg has seen the final of the open contest for the best development concept of the historical downtown area. The list of the contestants included, among others, “Studio 44” architectural office, whose project got an honorable mention for its stylishness and feasibility.

First of all, the architects did what might be called “taking inventory” of the vast historical and cultural legacy of the area – it was important for them to sort out which “growing points” were already underway for the city, which worked half thei...   more

Nikita Yavein,

Other Buildings:
  • October Railway Central Museum, St. Petersburg
  • Topology of continuity: the winning project of the contest for the best concept of developing Kaliningrad′s city center., Kaliningrad
  • Boris Eifman Dance Academy , St. Petersburg
  • Contest project “The Perfect City”, St. Petersburg
  • Multifunctional complex of the Defense Ministry of Kazakhstan Republic, Astana
  • Predesign proposals on the construction of a residential complex on the Karpovka Embankment, St. Petersburg
  • The concept of a reconstruction project of “Zhastar” Palace and the adjacent promenade, Astana
  • 50 Thousand People Football Stadium in Nizhniy Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod
  • Architectural concept of the hotel in Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod

Partner Architects of

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

A Project from the Catalogue

Hotel complex “Kiparis”
Vladimir Bindeman, 2007 – 2008
Hotel complex “Kiparis”

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