Category Archives: Events

Shukhov Month

Announcing: the month of March as Shukhov Month! March 19th is the tower’s birthday: 94 this year! To celebrate and take advantage of the tower’s inclusion in the 2016 World Monuments Watch list of 50 at-risk cultural heritage sites around … Continue reading

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5000+ on Facebook

The Constructivist Project now has over 5000 followers on Facebook!

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AUGUST 13

AUGUST 13, 2014 It’s been one year since that infamous night when the Melnikov House was abruptly seized by the Shchusev State Museum of Architecture (MUAR), entangling it in a new round of scandals and heated discussions for many months … Continue reading

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PHOTOS: Shukhov Tower Rally

PHOTOS from The Constructivist Project on Instagram 29.05.2014 “On Presnya a rally was held in defense of the 100-year-old Shukhov radio tower Young Muscovites demand to save a masterpiece of the Russian avant-garde for the capital” http://www.mk.ru/moscow/2014/05/29/na-presne-proshel-miting-v-zashhitu-100letnejj-shuhovskojj-radiobashni.html 29.05.2014 “Rally in … Continue reading

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Shukhov Tower – May 29 RALLY

(photo from the rally’s Facebook event) Архнадзор – Шуховская башня: открытое письмо Д.Медведеву (Archnadzor – Shukhov Tower: open letter to D. Medvedev) 28.05.2014 “Архнадзор” попросил Медведева запретить демонтаж и перенос Шуховской башни http://www.interfax.ru/moscow/378363 28.05.2014 В Москве пройдет митинг в защиту … Continue reading

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Shukhov Tower Press Conference

There are TWO days of public discussion left. After that a decision on the proposal to dismantle and relocate the Shukhov Tower will be made, as soon as March 24. On Wednesday, March 19, there will be a press conference … Continue reading

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Шуховская башня: SOS

15 марта 2014: ПРЕСС-РЕЛИЗ Московские градозащитники, историки архитектуры, искусствоведы подготовили ряд акций против планов демонтажа и переноса всемирно известного памятника архитектуры ХХ века – Радиобашни архитектора В. Шухова. В ответ на Проект постановления о разборе Башни уже выступила Общественная палата … Continue reading

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Shukhov Tower: SOS

March 15, 2014:                         PRESS RELEASE Moscow urban activists, architectural historians, and art historians have prepared a series of events against the plans to dismantle and relocate the world … Continue reading

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A look back at 2013

2013 was a big year for The Constructivist Project! Here’s a quick look back at what the project was up to in the past year: January – Photographing Columbia University’s GSAPP students on their visit to Moscow as part of … Continue reading

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Moscow: A Treasure Trove of Architecture

Bettery Magazine’s CHANGE OF VIEW photo documentary series and competition poses the following question, “What illuminates the soul of this city for you?” This was my reply: Moscow: A Treasure Trove of Architecture Moscow’s urban landscape reveals its layers of … Continue reading

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