The Kazanysh architectural forum will take place in Kazan in December
Kazanysh architectural forum will take place in the capital of Tatarstan from 1
to 3 December, 2022. This year, the theme of the forum is “City for youth”. The
participants of the event will discuss what youth spaces Kazan needs. The forum
will also summarize the results of the review-competition for the best
architectural object in the city, which starts today. Ilsiyar Tukhvatullina,
the chief architect of Kazan, announced this at Business Monday meeting.
As the Mayor of
Kazan Ilsur Metshin noted, it is important that not only experienced, but also young
professionals participate in such events. “Young people should be deeply
involved in the events, this will help them understand what are needs of the
city are and present their vision of architectural trends. New masterpieces
will be created in the collaboration of young and experienced representatives
of architecture and urban planning”, - the Mayor said.
“It is a great
pleasure for us to participate in such events. Meetings are organized with the
invitation of experts from the republic and other regions of the country. The
development of the city and investments give ground for social optimism, as
many people are lacking it”, - Ilsur Metshin said.
that applications for the review-competition for the best object will be
accepted until October 31. Participants will be able to present projects in 12
nominations: The best residential complex, The best individual residential
building, The best commercial real estate facility, The best public space, The
best art object, The best architectural structure, The best parking, "he
best renovation site, The best urban planning concept, Residents' Choice, Debut
of the Year and The best architectural illumination.
Projects can be
presented in three categories – implemented and planned, approved by the
Department of Architecture and Urban Planning, as well as unimplemented and unapproved
projects. The last category was added this year. “Such projects are often
distinguished by their individuality. This is a great chance for young
professionals to prove themselves and show their achievements. Such works show
the potential of the architect, and these projects will serve as a signal to
developers to attract and support young talented guys”, - Ilsiyar Tukhvatullina
Ilsiyar Tukhvatullina invited the Mayor to head the jury of the competition.