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GORPROJECT is participating in the competition on the best architecture-construction concept of “District of the 21th century” in Irkutsk

29 july 2016

 

The objective of the open all-Russian competition with the international participation on the best architecture-construction concept of “District of the 21th century” in Irkutsk is to find the best space-planning solution for the territory in the central part of the city. Taking into accounts the plans of the city authorities to develop urban space, citizens of Irkutsk will get a modern district which will contribute to the social infrastructure and will provide a comfortable urban environment. “District of the 21th century” should not only harmoniously comply in the historical part of Irkutsk but also become a bright and remarkable visual image of the city. 

COMPETITION

The concept should include the deployment of accommodation buildings, offices, space for leisure and entertainment of the citizens. A Concert Hall of the symphonic music led by the famous Russian pianist Denis Matsuev will become the cultural centre of the district.

The competition is organized by the Union of Architects of Russia and “Irkutsk development” LLC with the support of the group of companies “Bel development” and the Irkutsk authorities.

 

The competition consists of one round and lasts from the 26th of July to the 10th of November 2016.

Participants should create a visual image of the site development as a detailed rough plan which experts and jury will evaluate. Competitive projects will be exposed on the one of exhibitions areas in Irkutsk from the 31th of October to 10th of November 2016. The results will be announced on November, 10th. The prize fund of the competition constitutes 3 000 000 roubles.

 

 

ZAO "GORPROJECT" is a leading company in the field of general planning of residential and public buildings. It has implemented a whole number of significant objects in high-rise construction. They include six objects of MIBC “Moscow-City” ("Evolution" Tower, “Eurasia” Tower, “Federation” Tower, etc.), “Lakhta Center” in Saint-Petersburg and other.