Competition

Residential Area of an Innovation Campus

Skolkovo competition project for Districts of apartment buildings was published on Archdaily.com. Architects: Misha Krymov, Alexei Goryainov Design: 2011. On the rooftops of all the houses there are artificial “apartment” nests for swifts, improving the ecology of the neighborhood and giving it a special atmosphere. In addition, they are impressive, memorable objects, completing the volumes of the buildings. …

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Lakefront Kiosk

The “Lakefront Pavilion” project was designed for the Chicago Architecture Biennale 2015 Architects: Misha Krymov, Alexei Goryainov, Max Shabalkin The body of the pavilion is made of translucent plastic spheres with built-in LEDs. The pavilion is an interactive media facade. The spheres are interconnected and placed between two layers of ETFE film. This provides protection …

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Russian Spiritual and Cultural Center in Paris. Quai Branly

This project won an international architectural competition in France, followed up by some scandals and politics.  Architects: Misha Krymov, Aleksei Goriainov,  Manuel Nunez-Yanovsky Total Area: 4500 sq.m. Project: 2011 Press: Archdaily, Dezeen, Urukia.com, Reuters, Archi.ru Explanatory note 1. Urban planning:The Project is located at the intersection of Quai Branli and Av. Rapp, which form the Place de la Résistance and …

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Melnikov’s House Statement Project

Melnikov’s house is one of the masterpieces of constructivism. However, it is in very bad shape and desperately needs renovation. Unfortunately there is not much hope for this, quite the opposite – it seems that architecture heritage is destroyed on purpose across Russia. We don’t want to wait for Melnikov’s house to be destroyed by fire …

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