LafargeHolcim Foundation Prize Winning Projects in Sustainable Construction

Project Summary

Net Point

Civic center virtual network

This network of “real virtuality” focuses on small towns across Russia. Aiming to put them on the map using multipurpose buildings equipped with modern communi- cations technology, providing the possibility of video-conferences, spreading music from a concert hall into the streets, holding meetings or lectures, etc.

By participating in this network, small towns will raise awareness of their own values and reinforce the identity of their citizens.

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Promoting identity across different civic constituencies
“Next Generation” prize to a network of civic centers
“An ‘architectural instrument’ to promote political awareness and discourse – including the virtual realm of social communication” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2014 Europe - Net Point
Project Details
Sortavala, Russia
Dimitry Ivanov
Main Author
Dimitry Ivanov
Sodruzhestvo construction, Russia
Natalia Mikhailova
Main Author
Natalia Mikhailova
Sodruzhestvo construction, Russia
Nadezhda Pavlova
Main Author
Nadezhda Pavlova
Monolit Set Stroy Company, Russia
Aleksandra Tyron
Main Author
Aleksandra Tyron
ASTAL open company, Russia
Aleksandr Veshniakov
Main Author
Aleksandr Veshniakov
Sodruzhestvo construction, Russia
"Next Generation" 2nd prize 2014
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