Tower above the Square
The project developed the smallest, yet most important town-planning section of “Sadovye Kvartaly” ("Garden Quarters"): the meaningful completion of the author's vision.
Sergey Skuratov architects
  • February 8, 2016
  • Julia Tarabarina
Eco Solution
Designed by "Arkhitecturium" studio headed by Vladimir Bindeman, the family sports and recreation center resembles a scout camp in its structure, while its composition adheres to the ideals of green architecture.
Arhitekturium
  • February 5, 2016
  • Tatiana Timofeeva
With a Slight Chinese Accent
A new aparthotel from Anatoliy Stolyarchuk studio was to appear on Tallinskaya Street, on the right bank of the Neva River.
​Anatoly Stolyarchuk Architectural Studio
  • February 4, 2016
  • Irina Bembel
A Lost Park
A modern version of a yurt, a Garden of Eden, a waterfall-house and a gigantic aqueduct – all of it can be found in the new technopark “Ishim” is Astana in the project of Totan Kuzembaev’s bureau.
Totan Kuzembaev Architectural Studio
  • January 26, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
Water-bound
This issue features the project of "River-Park" residential area on the bank of the Nagatinsky Creek - developed by "Ostozhenka" architectural bureau.
Ostozhenka Bureau
  • January 25, 2016
  • Lilya Aronova
At the Junction of Geometry and Landscape
The "main stage" of the new residential area designed by Aleksey Ivanov at a suburb of the city of Kirov will be presented by a natural park that will also serve as a multifunctional entertainment center.
Arkhstroydesign ASD
  • January 22, 2016
  • Lilya Aronova
Alluvial Skyline
The story of the contest for development of the raised beach territories of Saint Petersburg's Vasilyevsky Island and about his project that shared its victory with the proposal by the consortium "КСАР+Orange" is shared by the leader of the architectural bureau "A.Len" Sergey Oreshkin.
A-Len
  • December 31, 2015
  • Irina Bembel
Point of Assembly
Arch Group has moved to a new office - a classic open space designed in the industrial style with authentic artifacts of the nineteenth century.
Arch Group
  • December 30, 2015
  • Lilya Aronova
A Planetarium-like Control Room
A gigantic display cupola, mobile glass capsules and the most innovational technologies in the project of the National Crisis Management Center EMERCOM of Russia.
Arch Group
  • December 25, 2015
  • Alla Pavlikova
In this issue, we continue the story of the Mikhailovka reconstruction for the Management School of Saint Petersburg University. Nikita Yavein turned the students' cafe/club into a meditation on stability versus agility, and on the boundaries of perception and associative thinking.
Studio 44
  • December 23, 2015
  • Julia Tarabarina
A Hard Luck Project
A story of a project based upon an equitable dialogue between a new building and the remodeled façade of a demolished tenement being able to maintain its right to sport the contemporary-style design in the new part of the building.
​Anatoly Stolyarchuk Architectural Studio
  • December 24, 2015
  • Irina Bembel
Embracing a Peripter
The state-of-the-art multifunctional gym was designed for the World Championship 2018 and "Spartak" football team. Keeping in mind just who Spartacus was, the architects endowed the gym's glass facade with a resemblance to an antique temple, almost the Parthenon.
GrandProektCity
  • December 18, 2015
  • Alla Pavlikova
Butterfly on Novy Arbat
A project of the hotel complex Butterfly designed by “Bogachkin & Bogachkin” bureau distinguished by the “Gold Mark” at the festival Zodchestvo-2015
  • December 8, 2015
Contrastive Reconstruction
Carefully but boldly reconstructing an ensemble of historical buildings, Nikita Yavein turned a former livery yard that used to belong to the Great Prince Mikhail Nikolaevich into a large academic complex. Now it looks half like a palace, half like a European university.
Studio 44
  • December 8, 2015
  • Julia Tarabarina
Tactile Understanding
Curators of the exhibition “Touch+See+Hear=Feel”, the architects of Mezonproject bureau, have proposed a new, advanced method of communication with the sculptures of Anna Golubkina.
  • December 8, 2015
  • Alla Pavlikova
Town Planning Responsibility
Exclusively for Archi.ru, Sergey Tchoban made a guided tour of his new projects built in Berlin.
Tchoban Voss Architekten
  • November 20, 2015
  • Tatiana Timofeeva
Cannelure of the Minimalist
The voluminous construction of this residential complex reacts to the structure of the city fabric, while the geometry of its facades - to the creative search of mature modernism, although the allusions are presented in a contemporary way, with keen attention to detail.
Sergey Kisselev & Partners
  • November 19, 2015
  • Julia Tarabarina
Clever Clover, Mondrian Style
In Saint Petersburg's Moscow District, not far away from the Constitution Square, appeared a new high-rise built upon the project of "A.Len" Studio - named "Klever" ("Clover").
A-Len
  • November 11, 2015
  • Irina Bembel
Sergey Estrin: "Ceilings give you the ultimate freedom of expression".
The completion of the work on the ceiling in the synagogue on Bolshaya Bronnaya Street became a newsbreak for us: we met with the author of the project Sergey Estrin and spoke to him about the functional possibilities and the ideological role of the ceiling as the culmination element of the interior design.
Sergey Estrin Architects
  • November 10, 2015
  • Lilya Aronova
Cloud of Knowledge
In the end of last year, Vladimir Bindeman's bureau "Arkhitekturium" took part in the open international competition for the project of a new city library "2.0" that will be built in the very heart of Copenhagen.
Arhitekturium
  • November 9, 2015
  • Tatiana Timofeeva
Pixelation of Mytnaya
Not far from Shukhov Tower, amid the already built new housing estates, the Sky House Towers – covered partly with transparent and partly with vivid autumn-colored pixel skin – has reached its final stage of construction.
Ostozhenka Bureau
  • Alla Pavlikova
  • November 6, 2015
Forest Lofts
PANACOM is doing the interior design project for the Voronezh-based research and production company AEDON.
  • November 6, 2015
  • Anna Yevstigneeva
Rais Baishev: "I am a space packer".
One of the cofounders of "Ostozhenka" architectural bureau and the chief architect of such projects as the building of International Moscow Bank, a Residential Complex in Odintsovo, and the residential complex "Water Colors" in Balashikha shares about the role of the chief architect of the project and about his personal preferences as opposed to what is considered to be modern and fashionable.
  • October 28, 2015
  • Lilya Aronova
Exploring the Topic
The almost theatrical scenography, mechanisms of modern architecture and nostalgia for mansions are combined in this house so unobtrusively and subtly that one even breathes more freely around it.
Creative Union ‘Reserve’
  • Julia Tarabarina
  • October 26, 2015
Yuri Vissarionov: "Building nine-story panel houses near "Arkhangelskoe" Estate would not be a good idea".
The authors of the project that took the third place at the AGR contest of "Ilinskoe-Usovo" turned their concept into a statement. They deliberately digressed from the technical specifications to propose an alternative version of building on the federally protected territory - more unobtrusive than what is currently planned to be implemented.
Architectural bureau of Yuri Vissarionov
  • October 23, 2015
  • Alla Pavlikova
Mobility Zone
The architects of “A.Len” have not only fitted the multi-use complex in the Pulkovo Airport with a convenient arrangement of traffic and passenger flow, but also with a story-line that schematically encodes the past, present and future of the architecture.
A-Len
  • October 22, 2015
Implementation Prospects
A story about a student project that the professors liked so much that they found a customer for it. A story about a housing project that can indeed be implemented in one of the districts of New Moscow.
4izmerenie
  • October 19, 2015
  • Alla Pavlikova
The Power of Conflict
The first place for the best contest proposal for Radisson Blue hotel complex was won by Saint Petersburg's "A.Len" with a project of an ensemble of two contrasting volumes vividly demonstrating the dialectical principle of unity and struggle of opposites.
A-Len
  • October 14, 2015
  • Lilya Aronova
Neo-House
This is something new. Admittedly, only church architects are not frightened by the neo-Russian style. But Engeny Gerasimov has taken up the challenge and proposed a modern version of a housing estate à la russe to the center of St. Petersburg, combining “pseudo” and “neo” modern techniques.
Evgeniy Gerasimov & partners
  • Julia Tarabarina
  • October 8, 2015
Space of Forfeiture
Two projects of the monument to the victims of political repressions - proposed for the contest by Arch Group.
Arch Group
  • October 9, 2015
  • Darya Gorelova
Noblesse Oblige
For the best proposal contest for Radisson Blue Moscow Riverside Hotel, the team of Alexander and Andrew Asadov and Karen Saprichyan, designed a multivolume complex composition that changes beyond recognition with the shifting of its viewing angle. A cyberspace guided tour will allow for joining the pictures into a single whole.
ASADOV architects, MAHPI, GrandProektCity
  • October 12, 2015
  • Lilya Aronova
New Tectonics
Taking an advantage of the absence of any architectural context, the architects of Arch Group designed the building of Radisson Blu Moscow Riverside Hotel as not just organic but literally "growing" from the natural landscape. Second place in the contest for the best architectural concept.
Arch Group
  • October 5, 2015
  • Lilya Aronova
A Fan of Versions
Vissarionov Studio proposed two versions of architectural and engineering concept of developing the territory of the Russian Institute of Cooperation located in the Moscow suburb of Mytischi.
Architectural bureau of Yuri Vissarionov
  • October 1, 2015
  • Anna Gorodinskaya
Object
The Facade of Modern Medicine
At Moscow's Krasnaya Presnya, the construction of a multi profile diagnostic and treatment center of MEDCI Group is being completed.
GrandProektCity
  • Alla Pavlikova
  • September 24, 2015
Name by Name
The project by Julius Borisov was shortlisted to become one of the ten finalists of the contest for the memorial to the victims of political repressions.
  • September 24, 2015
  • Tatiana Timofeeva
Contemplation at an Urban Farm
From an architectural point of view, the “Urban Farm” at VDNKh – an entertainment and educational project meant for familiarizing children with farm animals – does not only combine the best practices of WOWhaus bureau, but also “vaccinates” the VDNKh with a light version of the All-Union Agricultural Exhibition.
WOWHAUS
  • Julia Tarabarina
  • September 14, 2015