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  7. Ether / Project Meganom

Ether / Project Meganom

  • 01:00 - 22 June, 2014
Ether / Project Meganom
Ether  / Project Meganom, Courtesy of Project Meganom
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Butikovskiy pereulok, 7, Moscow, Russia, 119034
  • Architects in Charge

    Yury Grigoryan, Alexandra Pavlova, Iliya Kuleshov
  • Collaborators

    U. Villen, V. Zherebtsov
  • Area

    930.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2008
  • Project Team

    U. Bychkova, Y. Kuznetsov, N. Tatunashvili, U. Gunina, T. Korotkova
  • General Designer

    Startex stone
  • General Contractor

    Startex stone
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Courtesy of Marco Zanta
Courtesy of Marco Zanta

Text description provided by the architects. This office building is located in the side streets of Ostozhenka. The narrow side of its rectangular site faces the street; there is a residential building on its left and another office building on the right, both built around the same time.

Plan Type
Plan Type

The six-storey building is a glass prism, louvered with milk and opal glass blades. Every detail is fixed at a different angle, depending on the lighting and visibility from neighboring windows. Inside, a full-height white atrium adjoins the neighboring building.

Courtesy of Marco Zanta
Courtesy of Marco Zanta

The first floor houses the lobby and a café. All the work areas on the free-plan office floors get plenty of light: daylight floods in both through the transparent atrium ceiling and the glass walls of the facade.

Courtesy of Marco Zanta
Courtesy of Marco Zanta

During the day, the atrium serves as a light well, and during night-time, a projection light casts an image onto the wall. This "screen" does not only work within the closed office space—stained glass makes it visible from the street as well.

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
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Cite: "Ether / Project Meganom" 22 Jun 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/517111/ether-project-meganom/> ISSN 0719-8884