The Foundation of Boris Kolesnikov has summed up the results of all-Ukrainian educational project “the Architect 2019”.
Within six months the participants will be students in architecture and civil engineering, passed three rounds, confirmed the professional knowledge and skills. Announcement of results of the project took place on 14 February. On this day 30 the winners of the competition were awarded certificates on a trip to Milan, the international exhibition of construction and architecture Made Expo 2019.
In the final of the young architects presented the design of urban parks and gardens, and the jury was difficult to choose the best ideas. According to industry experts Arthur Scharf (co-founder of the design Studio Architects YoDezeen) and Victoria, Oskilko (founder and chief architect of the international Bureau MONO Architects), all of the finalists did a great job competitive job. The guys showed fine work with the urban space, elegant and original solutions, took into account the existing infrastructure and decided to get creative.
Young professionals proposed options for the renovation of existing parks, new projects, preserving green space and historic environment, creating a comfortable space with the modern architectural trends and adherence to the concept of “cities for people”. According to experts, a student’s work Merited implementation and is able to improve the socio-cultural character of the settlements of Ukraine.
The Foundation’s President Boris Kolesnikov congratulated the winners of the “Architect 2019” to obtain a certificate for a trip to Italy. “The future of our cities in the hands of these young professionals. In the new academic year, the Foundation will expand the range of specialties for students who will be able to participate in the project. It will be called “Architecture and construction”, and it will be able to join the students of technical schools, lyceums and colleges, building specialties, not just architectural. Good luck as established professionals, and those who will replace them,” –said Boris Kolesnikov.
“Victory in competition “the Architect” raises the prestige of the institution, and teachers can be proud of the successes of the pupils. The contestants fully demonstrated their professionalism and expertise. Developed inspiring designs that Express a creative freedom and fearlessness. I am sincerely happy for the guys, they will have the unique opportunity to visit the exhibition Made Expo in Milan, 2019, to get acquainted, exchange ideas and socialize with colleagues”, − shared his impressions of the competition jury member Victoria Oskilko.
Students will visit the European forum from 12 to 15 March. During this time, the winners of the “Architect 2019” to get acquainted with trends and new technologies in architecture and construction sector, will visit exhibition stands from industry leaders, talk with senior colleagues. The Foundation of Boris Kolesnikov also organizes workshops with the participation of Italian architects and builders in the architectural tour of Milan.
Recall that in 2019, the contest “Architect” was held for the third time. It took участие1 300 students from 25 leading Ukrainian universities. In 2014, the 20 winners of the project were awarded a trip to Tokyo for a Week of architecture and design, and in 2018, the 35 winners visited Dubai.