We are pleased to inform you that Robbrecht en Daem architecten has won the invited competition for the new Udarnik Contemporary Art Museum, located in the center of Moscow, Russia.

The competition was organized by the Shalva Breus Foundation to transform the iconic constructivist cinema Udarnik (Boris Iofan, 1931) into a museum for contemporary Russian art. 

The project completes an ongoing list of dialogues with historic buildings and architects Robbrecht en Daem architecten has been working on over the past years.
University Library (Ghent, Belgium) - Henry van de Velde
Udarnik (Moscow, Russia) - Boris Iofan
Model 1:1 - Golfclub House (Krefeld, Germany) - Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
De Bijenkorf (Rotterdam, The Netherlands) - Marcel Breuer
Centre for Fine Arts (Brussels, Belgium) - Victor Horta

Download here the press release
Click here for a link to the project