The Revenge of the Real
A special project by Strelka Mag and The Terraforming.
Excerpt: ‘Moscow Monumental’ by Katherine Zubovich
An in-depth history of the Stalinist skyscraper.
See the Renovation Project of the Iconic Modernist Theater in Veliky Novgorod
Rhizome won the competition for the renovation concept of Dostoevsky Drama Theater.
Class Conflict in the Age of AI: A Changing Urban Landscape
Gevorg Yeghikyan on the looming clash between the creative class and the capitalist elites.
18.12.2020, Art & Design
Book Design as Architecture: An interview with Larissa Kasper, Rosario Florio & Samuel Bänziger
Meet the designers behind the Swiss collective PIN.
Future Architecture Call for Ideas 2021
Apply by January 6.
Five Design Visions Rethinking One of Moscow’s Largest Embankments
Strelka KB invited five offices to conduct design studies reimagining Pushkinskaya Embankment.
The New Normal: Essay by Benjamin H. Bratton
"The future has not been canceled."
Fluxopia: On Life in the Metabolic City
Luke Jones explores the double life of urban metabolism.
Strelka Institute Unveils The New Normal Book
The multi-authored book is the result of a three-year collaborative program and think-tank at Strelka.
10.11.2020, The Revenge of the Real
Optical governance: The Roles of Machine Vision in China’s Epidemic Response
Gabriele de Seta on the entanglement of social practices and automated sensing technologies.
28.10.2020, The Revenge of the Real
Fatberg: Material Ecologies and the Complexities of Waste
Bridget Keane and Rosalea Monacella on complex landscape ecologies of the Anthropocene.
Zoya Museum Complex
Young architects reinvent the concept of a military history museum.
Excerpt: ‘Architecture in Global Socialism’ by Łukasz Stanek
The story of socialist architectural development across the Global South—and a reexamination of the prevailing history of the Cold War.
The Terraforming 2021 Reading List
A recommended literature list that touches upon the themes that will be covered in the second year of Strelka's The Terraforming think-tank.
Futura bistro in St. Petersburg
Scandinavian style bistro on the territory of the former Lenpoligraphmash factory.
The Many Returns of the Face Mask
Merve Bedir and Timothy Moore on collective intelligence as the core binding agent with which to organize a different future.
08.09.2020, The Revenge of the Real
The Inscriptome: Virus as a Visual Instrument
Orkan Telhan and Dietmar Offenhuber on viruses as recording agents.
Strelka Institute Presents The Terraforming 2021
Apply by November 10.