Luzhkov architecture

The architectural and urban legacy of former Moscow mayor Yuri Luzhkov remains the subject of heated debate. While he condoned the destruction of historic buildings and streets, he also encouraged architectural experiments. I talk to architect Dasha Paramonova who is calling for a re-evaluation of the so-called Luzhkov style

This programme was first broadcast on the 18th episode of Tall Stories, a special edition of The Urbanist, on Monocle 24

Photo: morizuki

Photo: morizuki