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Tom Sawyer à-la Russe: How Many Adults Does It Take to Paint a House
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Alexandra Budaeva, an architect at Meganom, undertook two internships in Rome. She talked about why Italians, unlike Russians, are willing to miss every deadline, but still thoroughly design a good-quality project.
The epic struggle on the Internet of Things
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Casey Reas on coding: you need to be able to read and write
Let’s think of programming languages as materials in the same way that we think of physical materials that we can form into something to be experienced
Memes, design and politics
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Total control: How architectural supervision can save your project
Strelka Magazine publishes a column by Darya Paramonova, director of Strelka Architects, in which she explains why a project can never be realised well without the architect’s field supervision. BACKGROUND INFO Strelka Architects was founded in 2015 and specialises in designing civic infrastructure, including the recent renovation works on the Garden…
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The Charm of Illegal Art: the History of Russian Graffiti
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Geometry of Now: How an experimental sound art festival allowed Moscow to re-discover an iconic industrial building
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Eyal Weizman: Forensic Architecture
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The First National Architectural Competition is announced started in Russia
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