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Residential Building on Begovaya Street was built in 1975. The building has a very distinct powerful appearance with both vertical and horizontal rhythms of concrete elements many of which are mass produced and put together into a very expressive composition. The monolith supports here recall..

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Youth Palace

Yerevan, Armenia
by Arthur Tarkhanyan

The Youth Palace was constructed in the end if the 1960s by A.Tarkhanyan, G. Poghosyan, S. Khachikyan and M. Zaqaryan. Resembling and often called a giant corncob, the Youth Palace was a large building on the fringe of central Yerevan, with a hotel, swimming pool, marriage hall (ZAKS), and other..

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Rossiya Cinema

Yerevan, Armenia
by Arthur Tarkhanyan

The Rossiya Cinema was considered the largest cinema in Armenia, accommodating 2500 visitors. Constructed between 1968 and 1975 by Armenian architects Spartak Khachikyan, Hrachik Poghosyan, and Artur Tarkhanyan. Cinema Rossiya, later known as Soviets Rossiya and Aryarat, was built to resemble the..

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Cube Building

Zagreb, Croatia
by Ivan Vitić

The Cube Building of Kockica (Croatian for "Dice" or "Little Cube") is a 10-story mixed use building located at Prisavlje 14 in Zagreb, Croatia. It was originally built to house the Central Committee of the League of Communists of Croatia, and currently serves as the headquarters of Ministry of..

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Oscar Grigorievich Havkin


born 1923, Mezhevaya

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Konjarnik

Belgrade, Serbia
by Vera Ćirković

Konjarnik is an urban neighborhood of Belgrade. It is divided between Belgrade's municipalities of Voždovac and Zvezdara. As a large neighborhood, it has several sub-neighborhoods of its own, including Denkova Bašta, Učiteljsko Naselje and Rudo. Constructing a neighborhood began in 1960s and..

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Blok V

Podgorica, Montenegro
by Vukota Tupa Vukotić, ...

Blok 5 is a typical example of the town-planning policy in the period of late 1970s – early 1980s in Podgorica, Montenegro. It was constructed on the basis of the town-planning project of Vukota Tupa Vukotić and the architectural solution of Mileta Bojović. It consisted of eight residential..

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The monument was erected in 1971 to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the establishment of Kosmaj-Posavina Partisan detachment (2nd July 1941), which fought successfully against the Nazis and Serbian fifth column units in World War 2. The monumental architectural-sculptural composition, rising..

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Holy Cross Church

Budapest, Hungary
by István Szabó, ...

The church with the adjoining parish offices was erected on a rectangular plot. The main façade was originally dominated by the high-pitched pediment constructed of industrial glass on metal frames. The walls were erected using concrete slabs left raw, without insulation or plasterwork. The..

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Transgas Complex

Prague, Czech Republic
by Jindřich Malátek, ...

Former telemetric control center of International gas pipeline Transgas Complex is situated in the center of Prague, near the National Museum, Main Railway station and Czech Radio Headquarters, at the border between Vinohrady neighborhood. The objects are arranged into urban micro-landscape,..

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