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28 AugOn 28 August 2016 we mark the 163rd anniversary of the famous Russian engineer, architect, scientist and inventor Vladimir Shukhov.
05 JunOn the 9-th of June 2016 is the 120th anniversary of the creation of the first Shukhov Tower.
04 JunFrom the 5-th of June 2016 the exhibition of the 4th annual competition of art objects "Shukhov's Heirs" is in the Botanical Garden of Moscow State University "Apothecarskiy Ogorod". This event takes place in the year of the 120 Anniversary of the first Shukhov Tower.
14 AprOn the 14 of April 2016 president of the Shukhov Tower Foundation Vladimir Shukhov visited Institute for Innovation and Creative Strategies in Architecture CONFLUENCE, which was established by the famous French architect Odile Deque.
19 MarOn the 19 of March, 2016 the new book "What was invented by Shukhov» was presented, ISBN: 978-5-9906870-6-6.
19 MarMarch 19, 2016. On the day of 94-th anniversary of the creation of the famous Shukhov Tower in Moscow the international press-conference was held. During the conference attetion was devoted to the current state of the Tower and its future fate.
16 OctThe Shukhov Tower Foundation with great pleasure informs everyone that Shukhov Radio Tower on Shabolovka street in Moscow has been selected for inclusion on the 2016 World Monuments Watch.
The project envisages the creation of a modern business, technological and cultural complex in Moscow. The indisputable merits of V.G. Shukhov, as a founder of the scientific-technical and practical base of the modern extraction, transportation, storage and processing of oil in Russia, define the priority of the scientific-technical and business provision of oil companies in the activities of the center. Shukhov was the Great master of steel structures, that's why the use of steel in industry, construction and architecture will become a separate trend in the center's work. The rest thematic trends of the Shukhov center's operations must correspond with the versatile creative heritage of V.G. Shukhov.
The constituents of the Shukhov center will be:
The museum constituent will be present in all rooms of the center in the form of pictures, drawings, models of famous engineering constructions, portraits of the industry branch leaders. On one hand, the club principle of the center's work arranging will allow the creating of a necessary natural atmosphere of intercourse and, on the other hand, the uniting of veritable professionals.
The work of the center will be organized in the following directions:
The Shukhov center may be built at the foot of the Shukhov Tower in Moscow.
The main task of the Shukhov center is to give an opportunity of active business and informal intercourse for the representatives of business and state structures, mass media, science, engineering and culture. The interaction, exchange of opinions, discussion of the ways of development will allow consolidating efforts in solving the publicly important tasks.
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