© Urbain J. Kinet (1973), Siberia, Russia
Conference: Historical and Cultural Heritage of Siberia: the Preservation and Valorization. Designing Siberian City: Historical Experiments and Utopia
15th - 18th April 2014, Novosibirsk State Architectural Art Academy, Siberia, Russia

At April 15-18, at the Novosibirsk State Architectural Art Academy it was held the annual conference in Novosibirsk, Siberia dedicated to architectural heritage, an important place which occupies the Soviet period. The conference came nearly a hundred speakers from different cities of Western Siberia.

Nikolai Vasilyev, general secretary of Docomomo Russia, given the opportunity to make a “public lecture”, talked about Docomomo Russia and the list of the 100 best buildings of the twentieth century in Russia, which has recently been made. It continues to be refined asset our organization, with the goal to make a more extensive list with 500 items, which will reflect the real contribution of Russia to the world architecture of the twentieth century.

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