Description: New square and archaeological preservation
Location: Pokrovskiy boulevard, Moscow
Stages: Concept design to detailed design
Period: 2015 - 2018
Area: 3853 sq. m.
Client: Strelka KB & City of Moscow
DR Team: Irene Djao-Rakitine, Valmore Rojas, Chun Wing Fok.
The amphitheatre’s steps maximise the accessibility and visibility of the white wall and offer a place for people to sit and meet.
The design of Moscow’s Khokhlovskaya Square has been awarded Best Urban Design by the Moscow Urban Forum as well as Best Cultural Heritage site restoration project.
Khokhloskaya square is part of "My street" program by Strelka KB. The program received the ISOCARP Grand Award 2018 and the Qatar Sustainability Award 2018.
Article in Landscape Architecture Magazine by Stephen Zacks
Article in AD Magazine Russia by Ekaterina Karpukhina
Article in Landscape Architecture Aotearoa by Jessica Watson
Publication in Landezine
Publication in Archdaily
Publication in the Chinese magazine Mooool
All photos by Olga Alexeyenko unless otherwise specified