Collected This page has been added to your collection.
Subscribe to our RSS feeds

Clicking on subscribe will add an RSS feed into your default RSS reader.

Pages you have collected
4
Downloading your document Please provide us with your details before downloading your PDF.
*

* We promise not to pass your details on to anyone for any reason. For more details, please reaad our privacy policy.

Thank you.

Your document should download automatically.
If it doesn’t appear in your download queue, please click here.

Close
Stanislavsky Factory Masterplan
The Stanislavsky Factory is the practice's first completed project in Moscow. The scheme has attracted widespread acclaim and is recognised as setting a new benchmark for innovative, adaptive re-use of historic buildings in Moscow.
Sensitively linking refurbished historic elements and new interventions, the Stanislavsky Factory has become a new cultural destination for Moscow. Originally developed by one of Russia's leading industrialists and cultural patrons, the Stanislavsky family, in the 19th century, this complex mixed-use business and cultural project consists of thirteen buildings including 30,000 sqm of office space and 60 luxury apartments, as well as a hotel and restaurant.
Read more >
The site has an extraordinary history and includes a theatre, built by the actor Konstantin Stanislavsky, son of the original owner, and famed as the inventor of the Method acting system. This theatre is celebrated for hosting the first performance of Chekhov’s ‘Cherry Orchard’ and has been refurbished to become a new focal point of cultural activity in Moscow.
 
The redevelopment of this site has, from the outset, been considered as both an architectural and urban landscape scheme. The project’s fully integrated landscaping – also designed by the practice – seamlessly links the constituent elements, unifying the development as a whole.  By physically and visually integrating the landscape with the architectural elements, the practice has created a socially permeable site – a new
new concept in Moscow, where the majority of developments are gated.
 
The landscape design provides a coherent context linking 13 buildings of varying age, material, style, and orientation.  Bands of planting and paving provide a continuous and vibrant rhythm across the site.
   
The design creates a series of interlinked public and semi-private open space comprising squares, gardens and routes, as well as peaceful oases with seating areas, pergolas, benches and places for relaxation. Two enclosed courtyards feature timber decking and birch and cherry trees, the latter referencing the first performance of Chekhov’s ‘Cherry Orchard’ in the Stanislavsky Theatre.
 
Trees of different heights and colours define routes, helping to define a sense of place, softening the built environment and contributing to physical, cultural and spiritual well being.  Diverse planting beds arranged at different heights include low level evergreen groundcover, herbaceous species, perennials and grasses, offerings year round interest.
 
Winner, European Property Awards 2013, International Property Award, Stanislavsky Factory
Winner, Civic Trust Awards 2012, Stanislavsky Factory
Winner, RIBA International Awards 2011, Stanislavsky Factory
Highly Commended, Landscape Institute Awards 2011, Design 1 to 5 ha, Stanislavsky Factory
  • Sector

    Masterplan, Russia

  • Location

    Moscow, Russia

  • Description

    -

  • Client

    Sergey Gordeev

  • Size

    60,000 sqm

  • Cost

    US$80 million

  • Team

    John McAslan + Partners, Masterplanner, Design Architect and Landscape Architect

  • Status

    Completed 2010

Dulwich College Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Schools London, UK 2019
Royal British Columbia Museum Masterplan, Culture Victoria, Canada 2017
Leeds Central Village Masterplan, Landscape + Public Realm, Mixed-Use, Higher Education Leeds, UK 2016
Dalston Junction Masterplan, Infrastructure, Residential London, UK 2014
Chhatrapati Shiavji Maharah Vastu Sangrahalaya Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Culture Mumbai, India 2014 Onwards
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Infrastructure Mumbai, India 07/12/2014
Castle Toward Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Culture Argyll, Scotland 2014
Library & Student Hub, Ambleside Campus, University of Cumbria Masterplan, Landscape + Public Realm, Higher Education Cumbria, UK 2014
Mitchell Library Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Landscape + Public Realm, Culture Glasgow, Scotland 2013
Natural History Museum Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Culture London, UK 2013 Onwards
MMU Birley Fields Campus Masterplan, Higher Education Manchester, UK 2013
Sugar Factory Masterplan, Russia, Residential Moscow, Russia 2013 Onwards
Wood Wharf Masterplan London, UK 2012 Onwards
Museum of London Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Culture London, UK 2012 Onwards
The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Masterplan, Culture Edinburgh, Scotland 2013 Onwards
Olympia Park Masterplan, Landscape + Public Realm, Russia, Commercial Moscow, Russia 2012
The Burrell Collection Masterplan, Culture Glasgow, Scotland 2012 Onwards
St Paul's Girls' School Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Schools London, UK 2011 Onwards
Manchester Science Park Masterplan, Landscape + Public Realm, Commercial Manchester, UK 2010
King's Cross Station Masterplan Masterplan, Infrastructure London, UK 2013
Tate Britain Masterplan Masterplan, Culture London, UK 2009 Onwards
University of Manchester Masterplan Masterplan, Higher Education Manchester, UK 2009
Oxford Road Corridor Masterplan, Infrastructure Manchester, UK 2007
Miroglio Headquarters Masterplan, Landscape + Public Realm, Commercial Alba, Italy 2007 Onwards
University of Lancaster Masterplan Masterplan, Landscape + Public Realm, Higher Education Lancaster, UK 2006 Onwards
Marble Arch Masterplan, Landscape + Public Realm, Infrastructure London, UK 2005
10 Palace Gate Masterplan, Conservation + Heritage, Residential London, UK 2002
Fresh Kills Masterplan, Landscape + Public Realm New York, USA 2002
Yapi Kredi Bank Operations Centre Masterplan, Commercial Gebze, Turkey 1999
Site Map