Architecture of Russia 2023, December

Competitions And Awards For Architects. Issue # 211

Competitions And Awards For Architects. Issue # 211

Housing and public spaces of the era of social distancing, the shadow pavilion in Ecuador and the competition for the best geometric figure

From Typology To Topology. Urban Planning Projects For Moscow

From Typology To Topology. Urban Planning Projects For Moscow

Zaha Hadid Studio Students' Graduation Projects Presentation at the Vienna University of Applied Arts

Competitions And Awards For Architects. Issue # 183

Competitions And Awards For Architects. Issue # 183

Farm towns, designer coworking spaces in Milan, kindergarten in Mozambique and architectural thesis competition

Architect About Architecture And Architects

Architect About Architecture And Architects

The abstract of the lecture by Alexander Skokan. The author's subtitle is a subjective attempt to talk about professional problems

Hand Made History

Hand Made History

In the project, made as part of a closed competition, the architects of the UNK project tried to "speed up time" and add emotions to the technocratic city, imagining how the historical center of Skolkovo could look like if it had one

Leonid Pavlov: Collected Works

Leonid Pavlov: Collected Works

On the occasion of the 110th anniversary of the birth of Leonid Pavlov, we publish photographs and essays by Konstantin Antipin about iconic, as well as lesser-known buildings of the great architect

Kionori Kikutake In Moscow. Photo Report

Kionori Kikutake In Moscow. Photo Report

Photo report provided by the organizers - "ARX" magazine. Photo: Elena Petukhova

Bird Village

Bird Village

Dmitry Aleksandrov designed the cottage settlement "Sea Eagle's Nest" for Fr. Crete

Vertical Of Professionals

Vertical Of Professionals

A round table was held at the Union of Moscow Architects on the eve of the XIV annual conference of the Union of Moscow Architects “The Architect and the Needs of Society”. Discussed the national project "Affordable and Comfortable Housing for Citizens of Russia"

House-street

House-street

Alexey Bavykin presented the project of a new multifunctional complex on the 1st street of Yamskogo pole, 12

Perforator

Perforator

Dmitry Alexandrov built an administrative building at 16 Bolshaya Dmitrovka Street, bldg. 2-2B

Number One: Krylatskie Hills

Number One: Krylatskie Hills

ABD architects is completing the construction of the Krylatskie Hills complex at 19 Krylatskaya Street, which combines a medical center and a business park

Third Babylon

Third Babylon

ID Building and ARX magazine have launched a media project to promote the high-rise construction market. The conference "High-rise construction in Moscow and Russia: A look into the future", which took place on March 1 in Moscow, became the first action of the project

Metropolis Office

Metropolis Office

ABD architects presented the project of the Metropolis complex at 16 Leningradskoe shosse

Crystal Framed: Dialogue Within Constructivism

Crystal Framed: Dialogue Within Constructivism

Boris Levyant presented a project of a multifunctional complex at 12, 60-letiya Oktyabrya Avenue

Brick Reconstruction

Brick Reconstruction

Reconstruction of a 19th century building from the bureau of Nikolai Lyzlov, laureate of the "Golden Section"

The Significance Of The Kremlin Buildings Of The First Romanovs In The History Of The Origin Of The Hipped-roof Bell Towers Of The 17th Century. Yu.V. Tarabarina

The Significance Of The Kremlin Buildings Of The First Romanovs In The History Of The Origin Of The Hipped-roof Bell Towers Of The 17th Century. Yu.V. Tarabarina

Hipped bell towers are one of the characteristic and very recognizable elements of Russian architecture of the 17th century, but the history of the emergence of this typology remains practically unexplored. The only version that existed in the Soviet editions presented it as a "deeply national", "original" form, going back to hypothetical wooden tents through the probable medium of stone tent-roofed temples of the 16th century, the wedding form of which was considered "transferred" to the bell towers in the process of self-development of the Russian

Master Plan Of Necessity

Master Plan Of Necessity

The Union of Moscow Architects hosted a regular round table, timed to coincide with the XIV annual conference of the Moscow Architectural Institute “Architect and the needs of society”. Discussion topic - social and communal infrastructure

Minotaur Labyrinth

Minotaur Labyrinth

There are stars above the roof of the house, and stools underneath. Festival "Under the roof of a house" opened in the House on Brestskaya, 6

Backstage Houses

Backstage Houses

Designing two twin residential buildings on a simple rectangular plot, Vladimir Plotkin enlivens the entire quarter with spatial intrigue, calculated with the ingenuity of an experienced set designer

Kinetics Of Philistinism

Kinetics Of Philistinism

The "Under the Roof of the House" festival ended with plentiful awards. For 100 participants - 42 awards. Several third, second and first places and not a single grand prix

Three Hells

Three Hells

Today, as practice shows, the relationship between the participants on Russian construction sites is largely built on the principle of the existentialist J.-P. Sartre "Hell is different." How to turn the three hells - everyone has their own: the customer, the architect, the manufacturer - into a successful triad, was discussed at the conference “Successful customer-architect-manufacturer triad” organized by Building and ARX magazine

Megalopolis Cell

Megalopolis Cell

The "Airbus" complex is a rare example of an elite house in Moscow that does not use the shape of a tower that is customary in this genre. Its architecture directly and honestly, without hiding the decor, plays on the theme of a giant residential building - an integral part of the metropolis, which, however, does not exclude artistic subtleties

Titanic

Titanic

Alexey Bavykin is building a residential complex in Sochi at the intersection of Kubanskaya Street and Morskiy Lane

Family Of Skyscrapers

Family Of Skyscrapers

The simple geometry of the complex of three towers is filled with explicit and hidden dynamics that makes us see something alive in glass prisms

Poplar Monument

Poplar Monument

A residential building with a unique facade made of stone "trees" is under construction in Bryusovsky Lane

Lecture By Paul Andreu. Archi.ru Report

Lecture By Paul Andreu. Archi.ru Report

A lecture by the Frenchman Paul Andreu, the architect of the famous arch of the Parisian Defense, organized by the Center for Contemporary Architecture, was devoted primarily to the newest project of the architect - the building of the Peking Opera, which is very important in Russia in the light of the debate that has been going on for almost 10 years about how the theater should look like 21st century. Anastasia Syrova, Archi.ru listened to the lecture

Lecture By Mikhail Khazanov. Archi.ru Report

Lecture By Mikhail Khazanov. Archi.ru Report

A personal exhibition and lecture by Mikhail Khazanov took place within the framework of the "starfall" at Arch Moscow. The lecture was attended by Anastasia Syrova, Archi.ru

Wings

Wings

Project of the office complex of JSC "AEROFLOT" on the Mezhdunarodnoe highway

Flying

Flying

Architect Alexei Bavykin, known for his respectful attitude to the heritage of Russian constructivism, designed the residential multifunctional complex "Airship" on Profsoyuznaya Street in Moscow

Window To Europe

Window To Europe

The sea terminal is intended for passengers arriving in the city by the Baltic sea route. From the water it will look like one large, horizontally elongated window. This is probably a window to Europe. Finally, it will come true and you can feel it

Winners Of "Archnovation-2017"

Winners Of "Archnovation-2017"

In Nizhny Novgorod, the results of the 2017 Archnova competition were summed up. Introducing the winners and awardees

The Building Of Leonid Pavlov Is Threatened With Destruction

The Building Of Leonid Pavlov Is Threatened With Destruction

The auto-tech center on Varshavskoye Shosse by architect Leonid Pavlov, whose triangular "cap" now meets everyone who passes the Moscow Ring Road in this direction, can be destroyed at the request of modern owners

Briefing Against The St. Petersburg Skyscraper

Briefing Against The St. Petersburg Skyscraper

On November 24, in Moscow, the Rosbalt news agency held a briefing “Petersburg against Gazprom”, discussed skyscraper projects from foreign “stars” shown at the beginning of the month. At the conference, among the journalists, as it turned out later, there was “hidden” a representative of the person responsible for the event. Apparently Gazprom began to take an interest in public opinion

Tower "VDNKh"

Tower "VDNKh"

To the north of the All-Russian Exhibition Center, on Selskokhozyaistvenny Street, a new, bright high-rise dominant is growing - a residential skyscraper is being built according to the project of Alexei Bavykin

Mountains, Sea And Classical Architecture

Mountains, Sea And Classical Architecture

Reconstruction of one of the famous Sochi sanatoriums "Camellia" - "Intourist" presupposes the neighborhood of the new building and the hearth of Stalinist classicism around the preserved building of the 1930-40s

Music At The Yauzsky Gate

Music At The Yauzsky Gate

A new museum will be built in front of the high-rise building on Kotelnicheskaya embankment, in place of the glass-dumplings surrounded by spontaneous vegetation at the beginning of Solyanka. Private Museum of Musical Instruments, which, in addition to exhibitions, will host concerts

Tribune House

Tribune House

A new architectural typology was born in the complex that combines a tennis court and a hotel - a tribune house, from the balconies of which you can watch the competition

Trial And Error Method

Trial And Error Method

Moscow Day at the international seminar "Moscow and European megacities …" showed that it is necessary to prepare for an even greater exacerbation of existing problems