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  7. News Agency Office / Nefa Architects News Agency Office / Nefa Architects

  • 02:00 - 8 November, 2016 News Agency Office / Nefa Architects News Agency Office / Nefa Architects, © Ilya Ivanov
© Ilya Ivanov

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Moscow, Russia
  • Architects in Charge

    Maria Nasonova, Margarita Kornienko
  • Authors Team

    Dmitry Ovcharov, Elena Potemkina
  • Chief Architect

    Dmitry Ovcharov
  • Area

    600.0 sqm
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

  • Project Management

    Daria Turkina, Maria Boyko
  • Visualization

    Dmitry Tridenov, Rustam Yusupov
  • Lighting Designer

    Varvara Shchetinina
  • General Contractor

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© Ilya Ivanov
© Ilya Ivanov

Text description provided by the architects. is one of the oldest news agencies in Russia. Owned by a large media holding Rambler&Co, the editorial office of was relocated to Danilovskaya Manufactura, a 19th century former manufacture building, to join other subdivisions of the media group.

© Ilya Ivanov
© Ilya Ivanov

Business goal. The challenge was to create a comfortable and multifunctional work space for a journalists' team that included areas for different activities - zones for concentrated work along with various meeting and social spaces.

Floor Plan
Floor Plan
Floor Plan
Floor Plan

The editorial office of occupies the third and the fourth floors of a 4-storey building. Office accommodation comprises workspace areas for individuals and teams, meeting rooms, lounge-zones, mini coffee points as well as a kitchen-dining-room located on the 4th mansard floor.

© Ilya Ivanov
© Ilya Ivanov

Besides, employees can use a multifunctional hall equipped with most modern audio-visual equipment for conferences, lectures, meetings and presentations. Formally, the hall belongs to – another subdivision of the media holding Rambler&Co - but both teams have it at their disposal.

© Ilya Ivanov
© Ilya Ivanov

The whole publication process is very fast so the speed of communications between different departments is extremely important. That`s why working desks are placed in an open space. The chief editor`s and his assistants` cabinets are located right in the middle of the editorial office for the convenience of communications and information transfer with all the departments of the news agency.

© Ilya Ivanov
© Ilya Ivanov

The portal`s reports cover a wide range of news: politics, style, auto news. Architects decided to show the scope of information the agency reported using only one color- White. Graphic black accents on the floors and windows create an image of a newspaper page or an information web-site.

© Ilya Ivanov
© Ilya Ivanov

The interior is made up mostly with custom furniture produced in local workshops according to the architects` sketches.

© Ilya Ivanov
© Ilya Ivanov
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: " News Agency Office / Nefa Architects" 08 Nov 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
© Ilya Ivanov 通讯社办公室 / Nefa Architects