20/12/19. On December 10 the Theater and Concert Center in Kharkiv hosted a premiere of the performance “Alice in Wonderland”.
25/11/19. Ready to share our new photos of VG Horse Club. This autumn we’ve shot the equestrian club with Andrey Avdeenko.
19/11/19. Our project in Kiev is gradually turning into reality. New restaurant and office complex with apartments is under construction.
15/10/19. This autumn VG Horse Club hosted World Cup CDI-W which is an international equestrian competition. For the first time in history Kharkiv became the venue for two stages of the Dressage World Cup of the Central European League.
11/10/19. Kharkiv School of Architecture opened its branch in Kyiv. From now on, you can attend Zero Year classes in BURSA Hotel Kyiv.
10/10/19. The Minsk Avenue House project is under construction. Reinforced concrete constructions are ready.
16/09/19. One of the most important cultural events in Ukraine is going to start tomorrow –the Biennale of Young Art 2019. In the framework of this event we have developed a concept of an info-pavilion that will encourage people to take a new look at the city and one’s role in it.
15/07/19. For our 20-year practice, we often turned to product design as an integral part of our author’s interiors. But for the first time we approached the subject, going beyond one project and thinking about a more universal use of the prototype: in large editions and for completely different occasions.
17/05/19. A former confectionary with a century-old history in Kharkiv is a promising plot which is about to transform into a space for a variety of activities.
28/03/19. The project which is not only about people. A new equestrian club is opened in a picturesque place on the northern outskirts of Kharkiv.
13/03/19. Five years ago there was an important milestone in the history of our office. Our design proposal for a sports complex was awarded the first prize at Daegu International Architecture Competition in South Korea.
05/02/19. Any plans for the weekend? How about taking a tour of the public buildings designed and built by Drozdov&Partners? To help you better explore them, we’ve designed a special map with all the details.
28/01/19. Oleg Drozdov is going to be a speaker at the congress “Business for Smart Cities” which is going to take place in Kyiv on January 30. “New Economy – New Lifestyle” is the title of his presentation.
10/01/19. In October the last year Oleg Drozdov is going to give a public talk at the largest architectural conference in Eastern Europe – ‘Architecture of the Future’. The topic of the report is “Ruralism vs Urbanism: new forms of accommodation” dealing with the “struggle” of the opposites and taking two of our projects – Pensacola Cityblock & Provençal Ruralism – as examples. Here are full video version of the presentation.
25/12/18. Although the equestrian club in the suburbs of Kharkiv is still under construction, its main characters are already here.
24/12/18. We’ve obtained building permit for Pensacola Cityblock! Our very first American project in the “City of Five Flags” is coming to life!
30/11/18. Here comes some more great news from Drozdov&Partners! We’ve carried off as many as two prizes at the ЕЕ Real Estate Project Awards. Our office won Architect Of The Year award, and Aloft hotel was chosen to be the best Hotel project of the year.
28/11/18. Shell project is a small family summer cottage on the coast of Odessa bay that reflects on the issues of privacy of living areas with maximum possible exposure to the sea and the sun.
25/11/18. Yulian Chaplinskyy, the Chief Architect of Lviv, has recently visited our office. Here is a link to the Youtube-channel Chaplinskyy Vlog with the full video of this event. Watch Oleg Drozdov doing a complete tour of the office and talking about our built projects and Kharkiv School of Architecture.
15/11/18. Last Wednesday, the EDIDA Ukraine Prize award ceremony was held in Kyiv where Oleg Drozdov was bestowed with the title “Architect of the Year”.
12/11/18. Oleg Drozdov took part in the panel discussion “Modern urban culture. Baukultur” which was held within the framework of the international forum Creative Ukraine in Kyiv.
06/11/18. Dear friends, we have great news for you. Our Teatr na Podoli project has been nominated for EU Mies Award 2019.
31/10/18. In his interview for NewsRoom website, Oleg Drozdov speaks in detail about our Green Corridor project – in particular about how this project should be implemented, what can be attractive about it for investors, and why it’s so important to attract the attention of local citizens.
26/10/18. The house is going to be a home for five people. Considering this fact, we decided to use a very simple layout plan as we arbitrarily divided the volume into smaller “houses” for the parents and the children on the either side of the shared space in between.
24/10/18. Hanna Vovchenko, one of the architecs on our team, had a chance to take part in the first Polish-Ukrainian forum on revitalization that was held in Slovyansk at the end of the last week. Here are some photos from the event.
16/10/18. The intersection of Myronosytska and Maykovskogo streets in Kharkiv. A new high-rise building has appeared here recently. It reminded us of our own project which we made six years ago and which could set a completely different agenda for this place.
24/09/18. An exquisite Parisian suburb on the bank of the river Seine is the place for our new project with a very delicate task, which is to transform a family chateau dating back to the late XVIII century into a modern spa-hotel while preserving its original details to the maximum.
11/09/18. Kharkiv School of Architecture has embarked on its very first academic year of 2018/19.
29/08/18. Located in one of the major streets of Kharkiv, the building responds to a number of circumstances: the street scale, its structure, and tecnitics, together with the hospitality sector which is on the rise in the neighbourhood.
13/08/18. The building used to be a shabby legacy of the Soviet times. Today it’s a dental clinic with a training centre. Together with Andrey Avdeenko Photographer we’ve made a photoshoot of our new built project.
23/07/18. The project of a new housing estate in Odesa is our interpretation of Le Corbusier’s Cité Radieuse. It’s a dialogue between the neighbourhoods of old city, towers, and a continuous megastructure, which introduces high density and diversity of interconnected spaces, each having its own functional peculiarities.
16/07/18. Petra Sagaydachnogo street in Kyiv is going to become a traffic-free zone in the near future, which calls for a totally different nature of interaction between the public space and the adjacent buildings.
13/07/18. In the interview given to the ukrainian magazine “House & Interior”, the members of the jury of the Ukrainian Urban Awards explained why Teatr na Podoli was awarded the first prize.
09/07/18. Our proposal for the renovation of the riverfront in Kharkiv, which involves several aspects: embankments and parks, retrofitting the former industrial estates, improvement of the existing bridges.
25/06/18. The construction of a new equestrian club that we designed is moving ahead. Kharkiv, Ukraine.
18/06/18. The plot where the office building and the fitness club are situated lies at the intersection of two different grids of urban texture. The new inteventions respond to both patterns.
16/06/18. With a slightly orchestrated delay, we have two pieces of news to tell you: a sad one and a good one. The sad news is that we’ve said final goodbyes to our former website. It was our first website that appeared as many as twelve years ago thanks to Minus One company and Grafprom studio. The good news, however, is that we’ve launched a new website, where we’re going to broadcast all the most important things happening in our life: events, interviews, new projects, ect.
12/06/18. Prom DAY open-air festival is going to take place in Lviv on 16 June. During this event Oleg Drozdov and Yulian Chaplinskyy, Chief Architect of Lviv, are going to take part in the debate entitled “Not By Revitalization Alone” that will raise the issues of “resurrecting” old and abandoned spaces and why these cases should be only treated as temporary stepping stones for further work.
02/06/18. The first day of summer brought us some great news. Our Teatr na Podoli received as many as two awards at the Ukrainian Urban Awards ceremony. It was voted to be the Project of the Year, as well as the best project in the category of cultural and social architecture.
01/06/18. Meet Oleg Drozdov as an invited speaker at the architectural forum SHARE Sofia 2018 on June 7 in the capital city of Bulgaria. ‘Flesh Blood Spirit’ is the title of his report which is devoted to our projects that feature recycled bricks: Heirloom, Markhouse, Teatr na Podoli, Litmuzey.
11/10/17. Located in the historic city center, the project continues the trend of urban lifestyle in Pensacola, combining the quality of dense urban development – townhouses and traditional American homes.
22/04/18. One of the events during CANactions festival was a workshop with Vitaliy Pravik, our model maker. The participants had a chance to try their hand at hot-wire foam cutting and making a landscape model all by themselves.
26/01/18. Archdaily has selected as four our projects as eligible for Building of the Year Award.
20/11/17. While we are working here in Kharkiv, an exhibition is about to open in Nis (Serbia), where our Baked by the Heat project is one of the participants.
08/11/17. A new dental clinic with a training centre seamlessly enters the educational cluster which is emerging in this area.
20/10/17. Kharkiv Literary Museum has long become an important place on the cultural map of the city. Having understood their mission and available infrastructure, the museum team have come up with a new vision of their further development, and we, on our part, helped to interpret their ambitions with the language of architecture.