Open International Competition for 3 Moscow Metro Stations

The objective of the competition is to create unique design solutions for the interiors and entrance pavilions of three new stations of the Third Interchange Contour — "Sheremetyevskaya", "Rzhevskaya", "Stromynka".

The competition initiator is Mosinzhproekt JSC, under the auspices of the Moscow City Government and involving Sergey Kuznetsov - Chief Architect of Moscow.

Both Russian and foreign teams can take part in the competition including specialists in the field of architecture, interior design, engineering, urban planning, economics and finance. Foreign participants are allowed to be a part of a consortium with Russian legal body.

The open competition will be held in two stages. On the the first  qualification stage selection of 15 finalists will take place based on their applications and portfolios; on the second further concepts development stage the competition finalists will develop and present their projects to the jury. Each finalist will obtain 400,000 roubles compensation, inclusive of all taxes and fees.

The results, three best concepts, will become known on the 04th of April 2017.

One winner will be selected for each metro station. The contract for further project development will be signed with every winner.

According to the competition criteria, the finalists' solutions shall take into account urban environment and historic contexts of the districts, shall use modern technologies and durable and eco-friendly materials, as well as be adapted for movements of all population categories and be convenient from the point of view of navigation.

The jury includes Marat Khusnullin, Deputy Mayor for Urban Development and Construction; Sergey Kuznetsov, Chief Architect of Moscow; Mars Gazizullin, Director General of Mosinzhproekt JSC; Andrey Bochkarev, the Head Moscow Department of Construction; Dmitriy Pegov, the Head of Moscow Metro; as well as leading Russian and foreign specialists in the field of architecture and urban development.

The competition stations are "Sheremetyevskaya", "Rzhevskaya", "Stromynka" - new stations of the Moscow Metro Third Interchange Contour.

It is important to realize that the Moscow Metro is one of recognizable symbols of the capital, its visual look has been developed in parallel with the city architecture and reflects its history. The open professional competition for these three new stations will help to find fresh architectural and artistic standards for future design of Moscow Metro stations and allow to implement unique projects for the selected stations.

Download the information related to this competition here.

  • Title

    Open International Competition for 3 Moscow Metro Stations
  • Type

    Competition Announcement (Built Projects & Masterplans)
  • Website

  • Organizers

  • Registration Deadline

    December 15, 2016 12:00 AM
  • Submission Deadline

    March 13, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Venue

    st. Bolshaya Molchanovka 21 121069, Moscow
  • Price


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Cite: "Open International Competition for 3 Moscow Metro Stations " 20 Dec 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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