Day 3- Here come the tough guys…
At the other extremity of Novi Belgrade from the historical centre, Bloks 61, 62, 63 are among the most extreme neighbourhoods of the city.
Long transversal strips of high rise buildings connect two main bulevars.
Pedestrian elevated floors are separated by the garages at the bottom level
Between every strip a 200 [...]
At the end of the 1920s, the attention of constructivist architects, in particular those of OSA, increasingly shifted toward a radical critique of the city itself, focusing on visions designed to overcome urban concentration, and introducing concepts of diffuse urbanisation, linear and green cities, ultimately theorising the concept of disurbanism. This term was basically the result [...]
DOM NOVOGO BYTA / TRAILER from OGINO KNAUSS on Vimeo.
ДОМ НОВОГО БЫТА DOM NOVOGO BYTA A FILM BY OGINO KNAUSS
(HD, col. 45 min.)
DIRECTED BY MANUELA CONTI AND LORENZO TRIPODI SCRIPT LORENZO TRIPODI CINEMATOGRAPHY MANUELA CONTI SOUND DESIGN AND RECORDING FRANCESCA MIZZONI EDITING MANUELA CONTI SOUNDTRACK COMPOSED BY INFRASON NARRATED BY LORENZO TRIPODI WITH ROMAN SINICIN SOUND MIXING / [...]
Standardisation has been one of the main themes of the architectural debate in the post revolutionary context on Soviet Russia, strongly influenced by the contemporary international debate. Constructivists, and in particular the OSA group and the Sovrmennaja Arkhitektura magazine, identified in the issue of creating modular standardised components which could be industrially produced a key [...]
Moisei Ginzburg was one of the most active members of the constructivist movement, and a leading figure in many groups and institutions, from OSA which he founded together with Aleksander Vesnin to the Russian Academy of Arts and Sciences. The author of numerous theoretical texts, such as ‘Old and New’ and ‘Contemporary aesthetics’, he is often [...]