The snow on the red surface
The house on Mirgorodskaya Street, designed by Evgeny Gerasimov's workshop, completes the ensemble of the square around the Feodorovsky Cathedral and tells three stories: about Russian antiquity, classical St. Petersburg and modern architecture in their context.
A Flyover in Water Colour
In June, it will be architect Vasilkovsky’s 100th anniversary. The architect participated in one of the first projects of the Workshop, the Ushakovskaya Interchange flyover. We share our memories of Vasilkovsky and our collaboration, as well as a variety of handmade sketches of Ushakovskaya, which might demonstrate the creative work process from within.
Olga Vasileva Exhibition
May 19 to June 6, an exhibition of lithographs by Olga Vasilyeva dedicated to Vasilyevsky Island will take place in the Molbert gallery, with the support of Yulia and Evgeny Gerasimov. Here is a movie on creating lithographs.
A Binary Opposition
At Tverskaya street in Saint Petersburg, almost in front of each other, two residential buildings have been constructed that are antipodes in terms of style. This is an extraordinary situation, not only for our workshop, but perhaps for the city as a whole (at least if you take the 21st century). A new article at archi.ru describes the buildings in detail.
Yan Antonyshev Drawings Exhibiton
March 5 to 28, an exhibition of Yan Antonyshev’s drawings will take place at the Saint Petersburg Museum of 20th and 21st Century Art, showing works from Evgeny Gerasimov’s collection and that of the Museum. This is the link to a movie about the artist by Elena Okopnaya.
How Architectural Concepts for a New Premium Location are being Born
On the Petrovsky island in Saint Petersburg, the SetlCity company has been constructing three residential complexes along the designs by our workshop. The Petrovsky Kvartal Na Vode has been already commissioned, The One is under construction, and the design of the Grand View is under development, while the façades of the latter are to define the shape of the Petrovskaya square. RBK has published an article on the architectural ensemble.
Evgeny Gerasimov: Urban Planning Reasons Giving Way to the Political Ones
Archi.ru has talked to the architect of the Sudebny Kvartal on the destiny of the Tuchkov Buyan as an urban planning project: on the long series of contests and concepts, the disadvantages of the future park, and the alternative that is still possible.
Urban Awards 2020
The results of the Urban Awards 2020 contest were announced in Moscow. Two projects by the Evgeny Gerasimov and Partners Workshop reached the finals: the Institutsky 16 as the “Luxury Residential Complex of the Year” and the Residential Complex LEGENDA Geroev — as the “Best Comfort Class Residential Complex Under Construction”. Congratulations!
Architecture is a Mirror of the Society’s Development
The New Prospekt website has published a long interview with Evgeny Gerasimov. Not only did the architect talk about his profession and its today situation, but also revealed his own plans as a developer and talked on his exhibitions and publishing projects, explaining why he was into it all.
The Siege Graphics by Solomon Yudovin Exhibition Wins the Golden Diploma at the Golden Trezzini Contest
On December 1, the awards ceremony of the international Golden Trezzini contest took place in Saint Petersburg. The “Solomon Yudovin. Siege Graphics from the Russian Museum and Evgeny Gerasimov’s Collections” has received a Golden Diploma in the category Best Implemented Project of a Temporary or a Permanent Museum Exhibition. We thank the Interform Design company for cooperation.
Zodchestvo 2020 Festival Awards
On Friday, November 13, the results of the contest at the annual Zodchestvo Festival of the Union of Architects of Russia were announced in Moscow. ​The Workshop received several awards.
“Architect Alexander Lishnevsky” monograph
The Propilei Publishing House has published the «Architect Alexander Lishnevsky» monograph. The publication was initiated and financially supported by Evgeny Gerasimov.
The Starting Point
Archi.ru has published an article on the two facilities created by the Workshop in the very beginning of its operation: the first townhouses in post-Soviet Russia that emerged in mid 90s in Kupchino, and the first premium residential complex on the Krestovsky Island, Zeleny Ostrov (The Green Island). Follow the link to learn how the architects searched for a new type of residential premises, which examples from the world architecture inspired them, and how the buildings look after 25 years (the article is in Russian).
Avenue Page at the Archiblog YouTube Channel
The Archiblog YouTube Channel published a movie on the Avenue Page coworking space. The building at the Aptekarskaya embankment has been designed by the Workshop.
Art Deco Figurines from the Collections of Sergey Morozov and Evgeny Gerasimov in the State Hermitage
On October 10, the Art Deco Figurines from the Collections of Sergey Morozov and Evgeny Gerasimov Exhibition will open in the State Hermitage. It will feature 56 exquisite statuettes and small sculptural groups created in the 1920s and 30s by various artists from France, Germany, Austria, and other countries in the complex chryselephantine technique.
Awards Ceremony
On September 25 in Smolny palace, the Governor of Saint Petersburg A.D. Beglov was distributing national awards. The Chief Structural Engineer of the Evgeny Gerasimov and Partners Architectural Workshop, Margarita Reznichenko, received the honorary title of an Honoured Builder of the Russian Federation. Our congratulations!
Architekton 2020 Competition Results
Yesterday, the winners of the Architekton Competition organised by the Union of Architects of Saint Petersburg were announced. We got several awards, the main is a golden diploma in the Buildings – Residential Buildings section for the LEGENDA Dalnevostochnogo Residential Complex.
Final Countdown
The Alcon Tower, already going under the name of the «eighth sister» of the seven famous Stalin’s high-rise buildings in Moscow, is being constructed at the intersection of the Moscow Third Ring Road and the Leningradsky prospect. The building shall be 168 m high and accommodate apartments and a business centre. This would be the tallest structure in the Workshop’s portfolio.
Urban Council Online
On March 25 the Urban Council of Saint Petersburg held the first online meeting in its history. Head of our Workshop Evgeny Gerasimov and other architects share their impressions of this format of work.
Evgeny Gerasimov Calls New Classicism an Aptitude Test
Evgeny Gerasimov reflects on the meaning of style, details, material, as well as on budget planning and on bounds not to overstep when designing a New Classical building.
Book for the anniversary of the XXX years of the architectural workshop "Evgeny Gerasimov and partners"
Between modern and neo-Russian style
A fragment from the monograph "Architect Dmitry Kryzhanovsky", provided by the Charity Fund for Support of Culture and Art DICTUM FACTUM: Evgeny and Yulia Gerasimov.
The first monograph about the architect Dmitry Kryzhanovsky
The first monograph about the architect Dmitry Andreevich Kryzhanovsky (1871-1942)
Tatlin Plan #29. Nevskaya Ratusha
Новый выпуск Tatlin plan подробно рассказывает историю одного из наиболее масштабных проектов, реализованного за последние годы в центральной части Петербурга.
Evgeny Gerasimov and Partners. 1991-2016
Tatlin Plan #22. Residental complex at Kovensky lane
Tatlin Mono #13
Ретроспектива работ мастерской «Евгений Герасимов и партнеры» с 1992 по 2008 год.