designer sergey kuznetsov has teamed up with KROST to style and design ‘russian quintessential’, a suspended pipe-like household venture that reflects the encompassing landscape. the stainless metal-clad pavilion was opened at the archstoyanie festival, held in the art park nikola-lenivets, kaluga region. the venture will take condition as a comprehensive-fledged residential creating with all modern-day conveniences the place one can are living within, cook dinner, shower, and sleep.all photos © ilya ivanov
just one of the key attributes of the project, created by sergey kuznetsov in collaboration with KROST, is the seamless cladding built of a 4 mm stainless metal sheet. underneath there is a system for diverting the drum sound of rain. in the meantime, the inside is completed in a present day design and style utilizing wooden and metal, and the place is equipped with anything important for a snug continue to be. this venture is an case in point of present day architecture which brings together large-quality supplies and systems, with incredible answers.
‘nikola-lenivets is a location wherever nature, artwork, and expertise generate genuine magic. I am grateful to the curators of the archstoyanie for the possibility to turn into section of this unbelievably enjoyable approach. it appeared appealing to me to make a assertion on what is deemed perfection in russian architecture these days and to show that higher-top quality issues can be completed in substantial portions in our country.’ commented sergey kuznetsov. ‘this is how the ‘russian quintessential’ venture was born, and I need to say that colleagues aided to put into practice it just in the type it was conceived. I hope that this tale will get some kind of continuation and will be appropriate for long term generations’.
the pipe-shaped structure has a diameter of 3.5 meters and a size of twelve meters. it is placed on the sloped terrain, due to which the composition is virtually ‘hanging in the air. to make it, elaborate engineering approaches were utilised that are generally applied in shipbuilding. for illustration, the body of the setting up is fashioned from supporting ribs like a human body of a ship, and an spectacular bodyweight of about twelve tons is held in balance by only six bolts.
‘the foundation of the metallic frame is made up of transverse frames – load-bearing ribs put in at a pitch of 500 mm relative to every single other and linked by suggests of stringers (horizontal guides). thanks to the polyurethane foam insulation within the pavilion, a cozy temperature routine will be taken care of in the course of the 12 months. this is a vivid instance of when daring and first thoughts are applied by the capabilities of a modern-day industrial and technological intricate.’ reported the general director of KROST.