Kiev's Miami
Designed by "Arkhimatika" Bureau for a remote area on the left bank of the Dnipro River, the residential complex "Slavutich" affirms a new, by the Ukraine's capital standards, type of a city "resort" housing project.
  • July 14, 2016
  • Anna Starostina
A Three-faced House
This housing project in Moscow's area of Zamoskvorechye is a fine example of filigree work with texture and architectural context that nevertheless stays within the limits of today's style.
  • July 12, 2016
  • Julia Tarabarina
Vyatka Interventions
A series of project proposals on developing and landscaping the city of Kirov and its surrounding areas.
Arkhstroydesign ASD
  • July 5, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
A New Perspective
A multifunctional complex designed by "ABV Group" on the land site between the Yauza River and the Bolshaya Pochtovaya Street will not only yield new housing square meters but also a new pedestrian route and an attractive public space.
ABV Group
  • July 1, 2016
  • Lilya Aronova
Brickwork Reconstruction
About the project developed by "City-Arch" bureau headed by Valery Lukomsky - the project became the basis for the reconstruction of the "Meshcherin" building of the Danilovskaya Manufactura.
  • June 28, 2016
Not the Kind of Loft You Would Expect
In the sales office of a "Sreda" residential complex, the architects of UNK project have made a model of a man-adapted reconstruction of industrial buildings.
  • June 27, 2016
  • Anna Starostina
A City of Light
Based on the norms of insolation and the technical assignment, the architects of Sergey Estrin’s Architects have created an imagery and many-sided concept of a residential development in one of Moscow’s green areas.
Sergey Estrin Architects
  • June 23, 2016
Anatoly Stolyarchuk: "You don't need an architect to build a modern hypermarket".
Hypermarkets are one of the most popular and in-demand types of today's construction. Is there a place in it for architecture, or does it all come down to the technology and cost-efficiency requirements? About this, we are talking to Anatoliy Stolyarchuk, the architect of "Lenta" supermarket chain in Saint Petersburg.
​Anatoly Stolyarchuk Architectural Studio
  • June 16, 2016
  • Irina Bembel
Biotechnogenic Duality
A concept of nature and technology combined in the interior of company MRTS, performing construction of major subsea pipelines.
Arch Group
  • June 8, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
Working on a real-life project, the architects of DNK ag saw in it a great opportunity to test the principles of compact but at the same time diverse and comfortable construction.
DNK Architectural Group
  • Julia Tarabarina
  • June 6, 2016
The Garden I Dreamed of...
The kindergarten project in the city of Beloyarsky is not only energy-efficient and fit to meet the challenges of the local tough climate but is also designed to renew the outdated norms based on outdated views of the preschool education. This is a "reform" project.
  • May 26, 2016
Borderline House
The residential complex that Nikita Yavein built in Kronstadt is low-rise and cost-efficient but, at the same time, it has a lot of unusual and interesting points to it, all the more so if we are to consider this project in the context of the "standardization" trend that is so characteristic of the Russian residential construction today.
  • May 25, 2016
  • Julia Tarabarina
Breaking the Pattern
"Atrium" keeps on proving the versatility of its skills and approaches - each new project that it completes possesses a new function, yet the author's style is still inevitably recognizable in it. A year and a half ago the company completed a residential project with a sports complex; still before that - "KVN" youth center. The new building is a shopping and business center by the name of "Vodny" ("By the Water").
  • Maria Fadeeva
  • May 19, 2016
The Heart of Tula
A bridge that looks like an ancient fish skeleton, an art object in the shape of a giant heart and no samovars or gingerbread – a contest project for improvement of the historical center of Tula from “4izmerenie”.
  • May 24, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
Façade Embroidery
A new version of the redevelopment project of the Ural Instrument Engineering Plant from T+T Architects
Т+Т Architects
  • May 17, 2016
  • Lilya Aronova
A Cute "Garden" Town
Located not far away from the Kurskaya metro station, the Maly Poluyaroslavsky Alley got a new nursery school built upon the project by Asadov Bureau - a fine example of out-of-the-box thinking when it comes to designing preschool facilities in the nation's capital.
ASADOV architects
  • May 12, 2016
From a Bird's Eye View
A complicated land site in the south district of the nation's capital: Nikita Biryukov designs a residential complex consisting of four almost New-York-style skyscrapers that still pay respect to the realities of Moscow.
  • April 28, 2016
  • Lilya Aronova
A Gramophone Record for the Baptist
The Moscow City Architecture Committee has presented the final project of organizing the Borovitskaya Square, upon which the city plans to erect a monument to Prince Vladimir.
BuroMoscow, ARTEZA, WALL, AI-architects, , Kleinewelt Architekten
  • April 22, 2016
Zaha in Skolkovo: Sberbank's Technopark
A review of the results of the contest for the best project of Sberbank Technopark in Skolkovo: the winning project by Zaha Hadid and four others. The Chief Architect of Moscow, Sergey Kuznetsov, named this competition the most important event of the year.
SPEECH, Foster + Partners
  • April 22, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
Real Men's Game
The construction of the hockey school belonging to "Avangard" club of the city of Omsk is due to be completed in 2016 - the project was developed by Sergey Tsytsin.
Sergey Tsytsin’s studio
  • April 14, 2016
  • Irina Bembel
Legend No.58
For “Evgeny Gerasimov and Partners”, the residential complex “LEGENDA on Komendantsky, 58” has become an ideological research project.
Evgeniy Gerasimov & partners
  • April 11, 2016
  • Marya Snejinskaya
Three projects for "Arkhstoyanie"
The festival announced the three projects that are to appear in Nikola-Lenivets this summer: Kometa ("A Comet), Dom Bomzha ("A Bum's Shack"), and Habitable Sculpture.
  • April 8, 2016
  • Polina Sadova
A Younger Forest Brother
A guest house designed by Roman Leonidov bureau echoes its prototype - the main house - but it also creatively revises a few interesting and recognizable techniques.
Studio of Roman Leonidov
  • April 7, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova Julia Tarabarina
A Cosmic Cone
Kiev's bureau “ARCHIMATIKA” has developed a project of a shopping center in Novosibirsk. The source of the architects’ inspiration was a cedar cone.
  • April 4, 2016
  • Anna Starostina
The Best Place in Town
In this issue, we are publishing the results of the workshop organized in Kazan by the architectural school MARCH. The contestants developed the designs of seven public zones in different cities and settlements of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Architectural workshop Lyzlov («AML»), , DNK Architectural Group, Rozhdestvenka Architects, WOWHAUS
  • March 31, 2016
  • Polina Sadova
Unity without Monotony
A residential complex is being built near Sertolovo – a town 15 km away from St. Petersburg.
Sergey Tsytsin’s studio
  • March 22, 2016
  • Irina Bembel
Portentous and Polite
Kazakhstan's city of Uralsk is seeing the completion of the construction of a business center designed by UNK project. The building merges with the sky and interacts as a peer with the historical environment of the city.
  • March 21, 2016
  • Anna Starostina
"Without resistance nothing is possible"
Interview with heneghan peng architects, a Dublin-based architectural practice, on designing museum buildings, Irish contemporary architecture and specificity of working in Russia.
heneghan peng architects
  • March 16, 2016
  • Ekaterina Mikhailova
An Ornament without Prejudices
Unlike most houses belonging to the so-called elite market sector and designed in pseudo-classical style, “Residence in Vsevolozhsky” has been planned in the spirit of art deco.
  • March 16, 2016
  • Marya Snejinskaya
From Kaliningrad to London
An article about two contest projects done by Anatoly Stolyarchuk architectural studio, his work during the time of economic recession, and his attitude towards stylization.
​Anatoly Stolyarchuk Architectural Studio
  • March 15, 2016
  • Irina Bembel
Redesigning a Library
The co-working space that PANACOM Bureau designed for the Blokhintsev Library in Dubna gave an impulse to its development as a modern community center.
  • March 10, 2016
Two Hearts in One Body
In district D4 of Skolkovo Innovation Center, the first stone has been laid in the foundation of a head-office and a research and development center of TMK company.
ABD architects
  • March 3, 2016
  • Anna Starostina
Exhausted Modernism
In the downtown area of the city of Kaluga, Alexander Asadov and Karen Saprichyan designed a residential complex that combines a whole number of archetypes of modern architecture and gracefully interacts with its historical environment.
  • March 2, 2016
  • Lilya Aronova
House in the Country
A project that the architect designed initially for himself combines a contemporary "green technology" roof and a nostalgic flavor of our childhood memories.
  • February 26, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova Julia Tarabarina
Transformation of "Belgrade"
The project of renovating "Belgrade" Hotel will turn it into a practical and fully-equipped facility, at the same time carefully preserving the recognizable style of the soviet modernism - and will even restore the symmetry of the Smolenskaya Square.
  • February 18, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
Chasing Fog
In Sergey Estrin's project, the second version of "Terekhovo" metro station is named "A Hedgehog in the Fog" (a cult soviet cartoon - translator's note). The graphic and the plastic solutions are united in it by the fairytale itself - like a dream inspired by the nature of this riverbed.
  • February 16, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
Towers above the Forest
A residential complex PerovSky upon a project of ADM bureau is being built at the border of Terletskaya Dubrava, to become the embodiment of the spirit – not the form – of city block development ideology.
  • February 15, 2016
  • Lilya Aronova
Snowy Peaks of the National Bank
For Kazakhstan's capital, the architects of "ARKHIMATIKA" Bureau designed a new building of the national bank in the shape of a snowy mountain range.
  • February 12, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
In the Rhythm of a Cruise
Another project prepared for Radisson Blue Moscow Riverside contest: the architects of “4izmerenie” bureau interpreted the form of the company’s logo and combined it with a southern resort air.
  • February 11, 2016
  • Alla Pavlikova
Designer Clothes for a Residential Quarter
Working with the four options of facade solutions for a residential quarter in Moscow area's city of Vidnoe, the architects of PANACOM went beyond the task that was offered to them, striving for the Moscow standards of residential projects.
  • February 10, 2016