Category: Architecture

Bell tower of the drowned Nicholas the Miracle Maker Cathedral…

Bell tower of the drowned Nicholas the Miracle Maker Cathedral in Kalyazin, Tver region of Russia (1977)

Moscow D. Mendeleev Institute of Chemical Technology (1960s) 

Moscow D. Mendeleev Institute of Chemical Technology (1960s) 

Church of Nikolai the Miracle Worker in Kobona, Leningrad region…

Church of Nikolai the Miracle Worker in Kobona, Leningrad region (1985)

One of Stalinist skyscrapers in Moscow – residential building on…

One of Stalinist skyscrapers in Moscow – residential building on Kotelnicheskaya Embankment (1979)

Spent the day in Nizhny Novgorod today, had a rendezvous with my…

Spent the day in Nizhny Novgorod today, had a rendezvous with my favorite post-constructivist building.

It was designed by Alexander Yakovlev and built in 1933-1934. Originally a hotel, it became a shopping center in late 90s.

Moscow State University (1960)

Moscow State University (1960)

Pashkov House in Moscow

Pashkov House in Moscow

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia main building, one of…

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia main building, one of seven Stalinist skyscrapers in Moscow.

Saint Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow, photo by John Schultz…

Saint Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow, photo by John Schultz (1958)

Military – Russia

Military – Russia