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A Closer Look at the Aga Khan Award for Architecture Winners

06:30 - 19 September, 2019
A Closer Look at the Aga Khan Award for Architecture Winners, Rehabilitation of Muharraq, Bahrain. Image © Aga Khan Trust for Culture / Cemal Emden
Rehabilitation of Muharraq, Bahrain. Image © Aga Khan Trust for Culture / Cemal Emden

On the 13th of September 2019, the six winning projects of the 2019 Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) were honored at a ceremony held at the Kazan’s Musa Jalil State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. After the ceremony, ArchDaily managed to get exclusive comments from all the awarded teams and from the director of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture Farrokh Derakhshani. Read on to discover what they had to say about this cycle of prizes.

Old Doors and Insulation Foil: 5 Projects that Derive from Russian Culture

04:00 - 17 August, 2019
Old Doors and Insulation Foil: 5 Projects that Derive from Russian Culture, © Archstoyanie
© Archstoyanie

Russia is an enigmatic country known for its sublime constructivism developed during Soviet times, its greatness and enormous scale. It comes as no shocker — architects, such as Ivan Leonidov and his student Leonid Pavlov, and artists like El Lissitzky, have definitely contributed to the history and image of a strong Russian personality.

ArchDaily & Strelka Award: Last Day to Vote and Decide the Winners

06:00 - 14 August, 2019
ArchDaily & Strelka Award: Last Day to Vote and Decide the Winners

Readers of ArchDaily and Strelka Mag have selected a shortlist of 15 architectural projects nominated for the joint ArchDaily & Strelka Award, which celebrates emerging architects and new ideas that transform the contemporary city. The second stage of voting, which will last until August 15, will decide the three winners.

UNStudio Designs World's First International Cable Car Connecting China and Russia

05:00 - 30 July, 2019
UNStudio Designs World's First International Cable Car Connecting China and Russia, Blagoveshchensk Cable Car. Image Courtesy of PYXID
Blagoveshchensk Cable Car. Image Courtesy of PYXID

UNStudio has won the competition to design the world's first cross-border cable car to carry passengers across the Amur River connecting Russia and China. The Cable Car Terminal is designed as an expression of the historic connection between the two cities of Blagoveshchensk and Heihe. The new cable car line aims to become an engine for creating social connections between the two cultures and will connect the cities in less than 10 minutes.

ArchDaily & Strelka Award: Vote Now to Decide the Winners

09:30 - 24 July, 2019
ArchDaily & Strelka Award: Vote Now to Decide the Winners

ArchDaily, Strelka Institute, and Strelka KB have selected a long list of 50 architectural projects nominated for the joint ArchDaily & Strelka Award, which celebrates emerging architects and new ideas that transform the contemporary city. Now the readers of ArchDaily and Strelka Mag can vote for their favorite project to decide the finalists.

Moscow Urban City Forum 2019: Quality of Life, Projects for a Better City

02:00 - 19 July, 2019
Moscow Urban City Forum 2019: Quality of Life, Projects for a Better City

For its 9th edition, the Moscow Urban Forum continues to consolidate as one of the world’s most relevant urban conferences, bringing together a diverse group of architects, urbanists, city mayors, government officials, economists, developers, academics, citizens, and professionals from diverse fields and nationalities.

Atrium Architects Design New Learning Commons for World's Largest Permafrost City

05:00 - 24 June, 2019
Atrium Architects Design New Learning Commons for World's Largest Permafrost City, SAKHA_Z. Image Courtesy of Atrium Architects & Vostok
SAKHA_Z. Image Courtesy of Atrium Architects & Vostok

Russian practice Atrium Architects and Vostok+ have designed a new learning commons and public space in Yakutsk, the world's largest city built on continuous permafrost. Sited in the Republic of Sakha, the design is part of the largest administrative-territorial unit in the world with a territory of more than 3 million square kilometers in the far east of Russia. Building in a region known for diamonds and extreme climate, the project reinterprets Yakutsk's unique culture atop the frost.

DNKag Creates Rooftop Corten Discs to Revitalize Seaside Warehouse in Russia

05:00 - 14 June, 2019
DNKag Creates Rooftop Corten Discs to Revitalize Seaside Warehouse in Russia, Harbor Sea Infinity. Image Courtesy of DNKag
Harbor Sea Infinity. Image Courtesy of DNKag

Architecture practice DNKag has designed two corten discs as a rooftop extension to a seaside production facility in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Dubbed Harbor Sea Infinity, the project will become a social and business center overlooking Sevkabel Port. In a short time, Sevkabel Port has become a new point of attraction for urban activities and a popular destination for citizens and tourists in the city. The new rooftop addition aims to bring new life to the industrial warehouse.

New Garage Screen Cinema Unveiled in Moscow's Gorky Park

05:30 - 6 June, 2019
New Garage Screen Cinema Unveiled in Moscow's Gorky Park, © SYNDICATE architects
© SYNDICATE architects

This article was originally published on Strelka Magazine.

ARCHSLON Creates Black Villa in the Forests Outside Moscow

13:00 - 4 June, 2019
ARCHSLON Creates Black Villa in the Forests Outside Moscow, Courtesy of ARCHSLON
Courtesy of ARCHSLON

Architecture firm ARCHSLON has designed a black residence for the forests outside Moscow. Taking inspiration from Russia's landscape, the house was made to integrate the building into the picturesque natural context with minimal impact to the forest. Aiming to preserve as many trees as possible and create a modern dwelling, the home was made to add depth to the surrounding forest.

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