Nizhny Novgorod 2017

International Architecture Festival

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Festival will take
place from 13 to 17

In 2017 the Festival was held on the shore of Volga river in Nizhny Novgorod (Russia) from 13 to 17 September.

The festival programme included: themed exhibitions demonstrating the best achievements in the field of the architectural urban coastal development space, a scientific conference, discussions, lectures, and presentations, as well as guided tours of the new urban development in Nizhny Novgorod city. Programme of events

The culmination of the festival was the presentation of the competition rusults for the best architectural and urban planning solution for the development of the coastal territory. 

In 2017, organizers of the festival invited architects to participate in the competition as "The Spit in Nizhny Novgorod – a Town-planning Comprehension of the Important Urban Public Space". 

The main task formulated for the Competition participants was to suggest a conceptual solution demonstrating a contemporary approach to the complex development of the introduced site and to transformation of the former storehouse and public utilities areas of the Nizhny Novgorod spit into the new spaces with elements of public, tourist, and recreational infrastructure integrated into the context of the already existing historical and cultural environment of the city. 

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