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There are 13 item(s) tagged with the keyword "architecture".

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1. Journeys through the Russian Empire

Excerpt from a new book in which the author recreates the famous journeys of the photographer Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky.

Tags: photography, architecture, Karelia
2. The Inheritance of the Tsars: Russia's Claim to Rome

Russia-watchers sometimes encounter the idea that Moscow is the "Third Rome." But where does this idea come from, and what does it mean?

Tags: Orthodox Church, politics, architecture, art, religion, russian history
3. Come On In, the Bombshelter's Fine

A swimming pool for the disabled is set to be built in an unorthodox location.

Tags: architecture, st. petersburg, history, sports, social issues
4. Piter's People – Maxim Kosmin

Maxim is a blogger and photographer who helps everyone to see the charm of St. Petersburg historic apartments.

Tags: photography, urban, blog, architecture, st. petersburg
5. A Russian Eiffel Tower

If you build it, they will come. Well, they would, if they weren't all practicing social distancing.

Tags: health, monuments, city life, architecture, Urals
6. #TBT Russian Architecture's Master

283 years ago today, Vassily Bazhenov was born. Russian architecture would never be the same.

Tags: Catherine the Great, moscow, architecture
7. Piter's People – Kseniya Schastlivtseva

Kseniya is an architect, who found her passion in jewelry making.

Tags: artist, women, architecture, st. petersburg
8. Saving Moscow - One Letter at a Time

Activists in Moscow are crowdfunding to restore century-old signs, and uncovering traces of a buzzing and eclectic merchant city.

Tags: history, business, architecture, Moscow
9. A Good Time to Visit Pskov

Sleepy Pskov has everything a historic Russian town ever needed: a winding river, a kremlin, and whitewashed churches – all of which have finally received global recognition from UNESCO.

Tags: tourism, architecture, churches, pskov
10. House on the Embankment

If these walls could talk. The history and horror of one of the most epic construction projects of the Soviet era.

Tags: soviet era, architecture, moscow, purges

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