On Moscow: a necessary preface – text by Marco Casamonti – photo by Pietro Savorelli

Moscow 2.0. The present of the near future – text by Alessandro De Magistris, Umberto Zanetti

Moscow tomorrow, interview with Sergey Kuznetsov – by Laura Andreini, Marco Casamonti

“New Moscow” Agglomeration Project – text by Kadyrov Timur

scenari del progetto/project scenario
areas in disuse – Proekt Meganom/Peninsula ZIL – John McAslan + Partners/Stanislavsky Factory – MVRDV/Serp i Molot
park and public spaces – Diller & Scofidio + Renfro/Zaryadye Park – Proekt Meganom/Moscow River future ports – Land/Khodynskoe Pole – Wowhaus/Gorky Park – Groundlab, Urbanica, Wowhaus/Sokolniki Park

letture critiche/critical lectures
The Museum of Architecture and the museum cluster of Moscow: realizations, projects and strategies – text by Irina Korobina

scenari di architettura/architectural scenario
Proekt Meganom/Mercury Theatre – text by Proekt Meganom – photo by Proekt Meganom
Proekt Meganom/Ether – text by Proekt Meganom – photo by Proekt Meganom, Marco Zanta
Sergey Skuratov Architects/Danilovsky Fort – text by Sergey Skuratov Architects – photo by Sergey Skuratov Architects
Boris Bernaskoni Architectural Bureau/Mirror Mongayt – text by Boris Bernaskoni Architectural Bureau – photo by Vlad Efimov
Adjaye Associates/Moscow School of Management – text by Adjaye Associates – photo by Ed Reeve
SPEECH/Grunewald Complex – text by SPEECH – photo by Zakhar Aborkin
Sergey Skuratov Architects/Mosfilmosky Skyscraper – text by Sergey Skuratov Architects – photo by Sergey Skuratov Architects
Sergey Skuratov Architects/Art House – text by Sergey Skuratov Architects – photo by Sergey Skuratov Architects
Shigeru Ban Architects/Garage Centre for Contemporary Art Pavilion – photo by Didier Boy de la Tour
Boris Bernaskoni Architectural Bureau/Arc – text by Boris Bernaskoni Architectural Bureau – photo by Yuri Palmin
Boris Bernaskoni Architectural Bureau/Matrex – text by Boris Bernaskoni Architectural Bureau – photo by Boris Bernaskoni Architectural Bureau
Fuksas + SPEECH/Moscow Polytechnic Museum and Educational Centre – text by Fuksas

letture incrociate/crossed lectures
The Moscow School: bulwark of stability and factors of change – text by Aleksey Muratov
Moscow and Transportation System. Existing Mobility and Future Projects – text by Fabio Casiroli, Diego Deponte, Giuseppe A. Alizzi
Perception vice reality: the state of affairs in Moscow 20C architectural heritage – text by Anna Bronovitskaya
Moscow‘s Mass Housing during Soviet Times – text by Philipp Meuser

moscow 2.0 bibliographical journey
edited by Alessandro De Magistris, Aldo De Poli

itinerario contemporaneo/contemporary itinerary
Moscow – edited by Riccardo Crenna, Alessandra Dall’Ara, Simona Flacco

esiti concorsi/competitions
text by Alessandro Massarente

recensioni mostre e libri/exhibition and book reviews
texts by Aldo De Poli, Federica Arman, Cecilia Bianchi, Roberta Borghi, Claudio Dolci, Alessandro Massera, Carmine Piscopo, Valter Scelsi

new media
edited by Monica Bruzzone

area 138 - MOCKBA 2.0 is edited by Alessandro De Magistris and Umberto Zanetti

Graffio by antoniolupi

area 138 | moscow | contaminations

Contamination among simple geometric shapes, new proportions created by the intersection of appropriately scaled squares, circles and rectangles, three-dimensional surfaces created by alternating smooth parts with sections in relief: Graffio…

Velaria by Rimadesio

area 138 | moscow | frame

Customisation, geometric rigour, technology and sustainability: Velaria is a sliding door with a thin aluminium frame that makes the most of the exclusive properties of Rimadesio glass.
The technological solutions adopted…

Mosfilmovsky Skyscraper

area 138 | MOCKBA 2.0

Residential multifunctional complex situated in Moscow, nearby the open spaces of Poklonnaya mountain and the Setun river valley.

Garage Centre for Contemporary Art Pavilion

area 138 | MOCKBA 2.0

Founded in 2008 by Dasha Zhukova, the institution of the Garage Museum is currently based in a temporary pavilion in Gorky Park created for Garage by Shigeru Ban.

Contemporary itinerary: Moscow

area 138 | MOCKBA 2.0

Moscow, capital of Russia, is experiencing a time of great expansion and urban renewal. The route identifies the best architecture in recent years.

On Moscow: a necessary preface

area 138 | MOCKBA 2.0

The introduction of Marco Casamonti to area 138 illustrates the research done to draft a new issue on the architecture in Moscow following that of 2008, area 96.

Mercury Theatre

area 138 | MOCKBA 2.0

Proekt Meganom office for the Mercury Theatre relises a deep facade of wooden blades, designed in a wave-shape.


area 138 | MOCKBA 2.0

ARC is an architectural and spatial research; it is built in the Region of Moscow on the border between forest and field.