October 23 was held announcement of results International architectural competition for concept of the multifunctional complex development on the Sofiyskaya Embankment.
ArchCouncil talked to members of the jury of the international competition for Sofia Embankment area construction about tendencies for formation of ’loyal’ for people public spaces in the city. Our questions are being answered by Executive Director of the Pritzker Prize, Associate Dean for External Relations at IE School of Architecture and Design Martha Thorne and architect, planner and founder of Mae Architects Association Alex Ely.
The Russian pavilion at Expo Milan 2015 presents the work of several internationally recognized Russian scientists
Much of Moscow’s riverfront is a concrete barrier of roads, parking and industrial sites. Mayor Sergei Sobyanin has big plans to make it green.
8 new metro stations and 12 km of subway lines would be built in 2015, reported the Deputy Mayor for urban policy and construction Marat Khusnullin on board of Urban planning and construction Complex.
In late 2013, Diller Scofidio + Renfro won first prize in the international competition to design Zaryadye Park, Moscow’s first new park in 50 years. The project is a headliner in a series of high-profile schemes that aim to improve the city’s green space, including the renovation of Gorky Park and the recently revealed plans for the Moscow River.