The Genius of an Important Place
The architects of “Ostozhenka” Bureau examined the Volkhonka areas and proposed not only a number of ideas making the history of this place more visible but also some new approaches to working with historical centers of Russian cities.
Ostozhenka Bureau
  • December 30, 2014
  • Anna Starostina Julia Tarabarina
​Link of Times
A housing development on the Peschanaya Street consists of three streamlined volumes. Their architectural plot interacts with its surroundings and is based on smooth transition from serious classical notes to “guardedly modernistic” freedom.
  • December 29, 2014
  • Alla Pavlikova
​Moscow Council of Architecture - 22
A regular Council of Architecture took place shortly before the New Year’s Eve, on December 24. It considered and unanimously approved the project of a multifunctional complex on the Paveletskaya Embankment – a work by Sergey Skuratov Architects.
Sergey Skuratov architects
Image Transformation
The house at the Chapaeva Street presents a dramatized intervention of the northern “Art Nouveau” into the mottled context of the former industrial park of Saint Petersburg's Petrograd Side.
Mysteries of the Russian Soul
The participants of "Zodchestvo" Festival were able to shift its precarious theme of "national identity" into the only possible sane area: nervous self-analysis bordering on the grotesque. With a moveless countenance.
"Sportmaster" and "O’stin"
In this issue, we are publishing the works of the finalists and other participants of the closed tender for the design concept of the HQ's of "Sportmaster" and "O’stin" companies that, at the decision of the judging panel, was extended by one month.
  • December 17, 2014
World Structure
"Python House" - a project done by PANACOM Bureau - became the prize winner of the PinWin competition in the nomination "Best Modern Interior". This architectural solution of a country house - bright and unconventional - stands up against the traditional villa style of the houses of the settlement of "Nikolskaya Sloboda" located at the Novorizhskoe Highway.
Motivated Brightness
Designed by "A.Len" Bureau, the residential complex on the Vasilyevsky Island can be understood as a modern transcription of a Saint Petersburg residential quarter.
  • December 15, 2014
Pixels of Memory
The Museum of Architecture opened an exhibition on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the architectural bureau “Ostozhenka”. A big anniversary – after all, a quarter of a century – but the exhibition is small.
Honing the Principles
A new experiment in the field of panel construction: master plan and architecture by the recognized architects plus facades developed by the young contest-winners.
Evgeniy Gerasimov & partners, SPEECH, Tchoban Voss Architekten
  • November 28, 2014
​Spectrum Analysis
Architectural bureau ADM (stands for "Architectural Dialogue with a Megalopolis") entered this time into a dialogue with the educational system and built in Moscow-area's Mamontovka a school for some 350 students.
  • November 26, 2014
​Equally Different
A story of two villas for two brothers – the buildings were recently completed upon the project of DNK - shared by their authors.
DNK Architectural Group
​A Park within a City
The new complex on the Lenigrad Highway recently finished by ADM architects makes great play with its border-line location between the highway and the green area by the Moskva River bank.
​Copper Mountains
The neighborhood of mid-rise residential houses in the suburbs of Yekaterinburg looks like as an "urbanized" embodiment of the Ural landscape.
  • November 6, 2014
  • Anna Martovitskaya
​Consolidating Gains
This year, the list of the regional laureates of International Property Awards includes over two dozen of Russian projects. For the next stage of the contest, entitled "The World's Best" - only twelve will be short-listed.
ABD architects, DNK Architectural Group, Evgeniy Gerasimov & partners, SPEECH, UNK project, Arkhstroydesign ASD, Т+Т Architects
  • October 23, 2014
In the Spirit of Bazhov
A churinga-belt along the outside line of the quarter, a hidden garden and a hotel inside the wonderland of the courtyard: Т+Т architects won the contest for the renovation of the complex of the Ural Instrument-making Plant in the city of Ekaterinburg.
  • October 21, 2014
​A Tale of a Town
The first stage of a “Microcity in the Forest” has been built. The project is a manifesto in many ways, that is why this event is worthy of notice
Factory Renovation
Six projects competing for the reconstruction of Confectionery and Bakery Factory “Prostor” in the district Cheremushki
  • September 26, 2014
Supermatism in Krasnokazarmennaya Street
The results of the competition for a design-concept of South-Eastern Administrative Okrug’s territory, Moscow. The competition was commissioned by the “MORTON” development center.
ASADOV architects
  • September 18, 2014
A Country House with a Southern Flavor
A country residence with a sophisticated structure of terraces, balconies, and patios was built in a Moscow suburb upon the project done by "Fourth Dimension" Studio.
  • September 17, 2014
  • Alla Pavlikova
​Gourmet-style Interior
On New Riga Highway, a new "Globus Gourmet" store has opened - yet another one from the Moscow and Saint Petersburg chain of premium-class food stores.
UNK project
Rock House
The "YE'S" house, recently built by Eugene Gerasimov, is the outpost of "quarter" ideology in the block environment of Saint Petersburg's Primorsky District.
Evgeniy Gerasimov & partners
​Go and Watch
Anna Bronovitskaya about the exhibition "Look into the Eyes of War" that was designed by Eugene and Kirill Aces and Nadezhda Korbut.
  • September 3, 2014
Merchant Zaryvny's Windmill Loft
In the city of Orenburg, T+T Architects completed the reconstruction of an office building that became the first case of an "loft office" in this city considerably remote from either of the two nation's capitals.
  • September 2, 2014
The Final Cut
The multi-function complex on the Valovaya Street, completed by "Reserve" Creative Union in the end of last year is Moscow's rare example of a drag-on project that ultimately lived to be implemented.
Creative Union ‘Reserve’
Flip-flopper House
The Asadov Bureau has built in the city of Dzerzhinsky one of the most up-to-date red-and-white houses, in the vein of neo-constructivism.
ASADOV architects
From Solntsevo to Peredelkino
The judging panel announced the names of the ten finalists of the contest for the best architectural concept/proposal for the "Novoperedelkino" and "Solntsevo" metro stations of the "yellow" line of Moscow Metro.
  • September 1, 2014
Unconventional Office
In the interior design of the office of the company "ProfMedia", the architects of UNK project were able to combine the quality of a practical business space with a multilayer "tell-tale" imagery that brings together the spirit of the place and the art of movie making.
Garden City
Working on the project of landscaping the territory of the office center, T+T Architects filled it with a multitude of ideas capable of giving to the fragment of the former industrial park an air of a comfortable and thought-out public territory.