Saint-Petersburg | 30.10.2016
October 29th – October 1st: Project Baltia and the Nordic consulates general and institutes of culture for the first time held ‘Architecture Days’ in St Petersburg as part of the Nordic Weeks Festival. The theme chosen was ‘Architecture and landscape’, and the event was supported by the Russian Guild of Property Managers and Developers.
Kaunas | 11.11.2016
October 4th – November 5th: Project Baltia showed the NORDIC BLOCK exhibition at Kaunas Architecture Festival. The event was supported by the Nordic Council of Ministers.
Санкт-Петербург | 15.09.2015
July 15th – August 2nd, 2015: at the Youth Centre of the State Hermitage Project Baltia presented AlterSPb, a series of lectures and round-tables at which young architects demonstrated their vision of new public spaces in the city. An additional event (July 22nd ) was the announcement of the winners of the competition to find a landscape concept for part of the embankment of the River Okhta adjacent to the Novaya Okhta residential development. The latter competition was organized by Project Baltia in conjunction with ‘LSR. Nedvizhimost – Severo-Zapad’.
Saint-Petersburg | 03.03.2015
The V Biennale Architecture of St. Petersburg will be held in the Museum of Ethnography from 14th till 20th of April. The festival is organized by the Association of Architecture Workshops. Project Baltia magazine this year is in charge of the lecturing program of the biennale.
Saint-Petersburg | 24.10.2014
On October 10th-24th Design gallery / bulthaup hosted ‘NORDIC BLOCK’, an exhibition demonstrating the development of the street block in Scandinavia, the Baltic region, and St Petersburg. The exhibition was supported by LST Management, Mobatime, Saros, the Danish Cultural Institute, the Norwegian Consulate General, and the Consulate General of Lithuania in St Petersburg.
At a conference, taking place in Tallinn on April 21-22, architecture’s turn to nature and data will be explored from political and historical perspectives. Keynote speakers are Matthew Gandy and Douglas Spencer from the UK. The conference is organised by the
The programme for November 30th, the last day of the exhibition for Platforma, the competition organized by Project Baltia, LSR Group, and the New Stage of the Aleksandrinsky Theatre, featured lectures by members of the competition jury. The speakers were architects Jeroen Schipper (Rotterdam), Kimmo Lintula (Helsinki), Ruben Arkelyan (Moscow), and Maurice Nio (Rotterdam). Project Baltia’s correspondent managed to talk to Maurice Nio, an architect who is often called architecture’s artist and poet.