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The works of the participants were evaluated on the basis of the jury’s vote and the possibility of implementing their proposals with minimal changes.
The winners of the international competition for the development of concepts of architectural solutions for houses under the renovation program in Moscow have been announced “Renovation look”… They are 39 teams, including Russian and foreign architectural bureaus. Out of 92 concepts developed by the participants of the competition, 52 were recognized as the best.
“One of the key principles of the renovation program is the creation of neighborhoods that are unique in their appearance. We are trying to form an individual architectural style by which residents will be able to identify their area, so it was decided to hold an architectural competition. We received from the participants a lot of high-quality and interesting concepts that will help make the neighborhoods special, ”said the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Urban Development Policy and Construction
The jury consisted of 32 experts. Among them are representatives of architectural schools, heads of large design organizations, representatives of the public and authorities.
“Despite the complexity of the task, most of the contestants coped with it brilliantly. The city received the richest library of visual techniques, as a result of which the renovation quarters will acquire an architectural individuality, integrity, and their unique face, “said the chief architect of the capital.
He noted that the level of competition works was different.
“This is normal for a competition of this level and scale. In general, the result obtained is what you need. After all, thanks to the competition “The Image of Renovation” we have the opportunity to choose the best from a variety of options “, – said the chief architect of Moscow.
When selecting the winners, the jury evaluated the individuality and architectural quality of the proposals, as well as the actual possibility of implementing the concept with the least amount of changes.
Experts assessed each concept according to criteria such as originality, a variety of facade solutions, their focus on the formation of the identity of the environment, inclusion in the urban planning context, as well as the stability of project proposals to adapt to different construction technologies, the ability to replicate the project proposal and the effectiveness of the project from a financial point of view …
“With the help of the renovation program, we will provide people with new comfortable housing, as well as improve the quality of the city-wide environment in the capital. The benefits of the program can be felt not only by its participants, but also by people living in the neighborhood, ”added Sergei Kuznetsov.
Competition initiated Moskomarchitecture and organized Institute of the General Plan of Moscow… Its goal is to form a high-quality urban environment and create an attractive appearance of residential buildings in the capital.
You can view the winning concepts at here.
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