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

    1 month ago - By Arch Daily

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    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. Considering the prevalent poverty in Russia , the reason for the fixation on cheap construction is rather clear. However, even local leading architects find something attractive and beautiful in the suburban barns and flimsy dwellings...
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