Architecture and beyond: data, education, culture

An interview with Aaron Betsky on the future of architecture by Sabina Maslova

Future Settlement

An interview with Vladimir Nikitin on how the human settlements will change by Anna Kamyshan

Dual India: Smart vs. Slums

An interview with Sujata Patel on the consequences of building smart cities in India by Iana Kozak

爱未来 (Beautiful future)

An interview with Feng Feifei on the Chinese way in city planning by Olga Poletkina

3D Printed Cheese Puff & Other Future Food Scenarios

An interview with Nicola Twilley on contemporary tendencies in urban food by Yana Mazol

Svetlana Gordienko interview

An interview with Vitaliy Kuriennoi by Svetlana Gordienko

Cities: How to survive

An interview with Richard Burdett on the development impulse given by the Olympics by Anna Golovkina


An interview with Alexander Rappaport on influence and responsibility of architecture in Moscow to other Russian cities by Dmitry Averyanov

Advanced Urban Fabric

An interview with Bruce Kuwabara on the livability of cities by Sofia Novikova

Future Waterfronts

In interview with Martin Joseph Barry on new public spaces by the water by Anna Maikova

The Urban Liaison

An interview with AbdouMaliq Simone on the cities of the Global South by Eduardo Cassina

Future Urban Experience and Interfaces

An interview with Sergey Tomilov on influence of digital on urban life by Alexander Ayoupov

It’s Hybrid time

An interview with Prof. Elizabeth Sikiaridi and Prof. Frans Vogelaar (Hybrid Space Lab) on integrated approach to city planning by Elena Mazina

Global scale problems need global scale communities

An interview with Liam Young on the city in the age of network society by Vitaly Avdeev

One Style Future

An interview with Patrik Schumacher on the new style of future architecture by Luba Russkikh

Food production in city and urban agriculture

An interview with Dr. Robert Biel on developing agriculture in urban condition by Jurijs Kostirko

Urbanized Landscape

An interview with Kees Christiaanse on the future of urbanisation by Giulio Margheri

Virtual, not so virtual

An interview with Clare Lyster on logistics by Daniele Belleri


An interview with Robert Kronenburg on future of mobile architecture by Anel Moldakhmetova

City Dwellers as Designers, and the Lost Generation of Architects

An interview with Winy Maas on the future challanges in urban planning by Linda Hoegberg Andersson

Ruins of the future

An interview with Marco Casagrande on the significance of ruins by Liva Dudareva

Crafting Urban Life in Three Dimensions

An Interview with Adam Snow Frampton on the future of design at the urban scale by James Schrader

The only biennale of urbanism

An interview with Ole Bouman on the Shenzhen Biennale by Olena Grankina


An interview with Dr. Richard Barbrook on the actuality of past future scenarios by Olena Kovaleva

Living in permanent modernity

An interview with Alexander D’Hooghe on the condition of the contemporary city by Roel van Herpt

Back to suburbia

An interview with Erik Veldhoen on how digitalisation will change the way we live and work by Steven Broekhof

Housing for Local Culture, Housing for Global Esteem

An Interview with Liu Thai Ker on the development of Singapore by James Schrader

Cities of the future will be like the village today

An interview with Ivan Goncharov

Slums as Cities of Future

An interview with Robert Neuwirth on what we could learn from the slums by Vera Lukyanovich

Printing the future

An interview with Petr Novikov on the new 3D-printing technologies by Georgy Aygunyan

Sulcus Primigenius

An interview with Martino Tattara on the limits of the city by Vlado Danailov

Volumetric transfer system: the path to real innovation in transport infrastructure

An interview with Vladimir Pirozhkov on the future of transport by Irina Eremenko

Cities of olds or cities for olds

An interview with Matthias Hollwich on the aging of cities by Katy Asinskaya

Culture: a goal or a tool of urban policy

An interview with Sergey Sitar on current conditions which shape architecture by MSU student Alena Sosnina

At The Edges, Everywhere

An interview with Arjen Oosterman on the limits of the city by Nicholas Moore

Back to socialist future

An interview with Dr. Kacper Pobłocki on the current and future condition of post-socialist cities by Yuliana Guseva

Whom to copy?

An interview with Markus Appenzeller on the Russian way in developing cities by Alina Bibisheva

On the Threshold of “Green Revolution”

An interview with Ilya Zavaleev on future green technologies by Pavel Ilyichev


An interview with Cameron Sinclair on already-existing seeds of the future by Elina Pechonova

The Future City: Lessons from Across the Atlantic

An interview with Emily Badger on the Atlantic Cities project by Martha Coe-Galeotti

De-urbanisation of cities

An interview with Toms Kokins on disappearing Latvian cities by Asen Chumov

No radical changes expected: automobile industry, politics and the future of mobility

An interview with Paolo Tuminelli on next-generation vehicles and the challenges that prevent their production

A hallucinogenic copy of reality

An interview with architect William Trossell by Guilherme Vieira on heritage preservation and 3D scanning

Theme Parks Are Prototypes For The Future

An interview with urban planner Sam Gennawey by Rea Dilhoffova

Math Therapy

An interview by Ivan Erofeev with Dr. Alexander Bratus about the ways in which mathematics can help in the fight against cancer and the prospects of 'living medicines'

Lothlorien Resort 2045: Suburbanized Elven Forest Kingdom

An interview with Anton Belov and Mikhail Maiatsky about the future of labour, leisure and the entertainment industry

A City Where Nobody Dies: Mood Elevators, Cryonic Castles and Other Simple Services

Russian writer and futurologist Alexey Turchin on human enhancement, immortality and possible futures

Art is our only hope

Brain and cognitive science expert Tatyana Chernigovskaya discusses how communication with art can prepare humanity for a symbiosis with gadgets

What can architecture learn from logistics

Architect Jesse LeCavalier discusses what city planners could learn from Walmart, Amazon and other influential retailers

Activating the patient: more involvement, better outcomes

An interview with Dr. Lia Ali by Thomas Clark

Investigating the future of suburbia

An interview with the founder and artistic director of Z33, a house for contemporary art that is currently working on development of the European Design Parliament

Risk: A New Driver to Reshape Our World

An interview with Henk Ovink on how risk can pioneer new ways to design, fund, and implement a resilient future among cities

Acupuncture for an Elephant. Big Data in Big Cities

Architect Philipp Kats discusses how Big Data is changing city planning

Child Friendly Cities, Tsunamis and Russia

Karen Malone talks about children’s independent mobility and child-friendly cities


Philosopher and musician Alexander Bard and Swedish writer Jan Söderqvist discuss diminishing power of politicians and increasing influence of networks

Nо Air: Provocative Thoughts on Future Mobility

An interview with researched Sven Kesserling about alternative mobility futures

The One and the Many: Individuals, Cities and the Global Mind

Michael E. Earth on self-driving cars, the end of individuality and New Pedestrianism

What is the Right Question?

An interview with architect Anton Shramkov about possible future de-urbanisation and the ways in which architects should adapt to it

Into eternity

An interview with urbanist and curator Michiel van Iersel about the future of heritage and architecture by Alexander Zinoviev

Social media as a rhizome

An interview with journalist Vladislav Moiseev on the future of social media and its' political influence

The Age of Fragmentation

Eugen Kosyk's interview with Dr. Martin van Creveld, one of the world's leading experts on military history and strategy

Urban altruism

An interview with moral philosopher Peter Singer on human altruism and its connection to inhabitable space

Historical Heritage: Preservation as Development

An interview with architect Natalia Dushkina about the ways in which heritage preservation will influence the appearance and texture of future cities

The Challenge of Urban Disaster

David Sanderson discusses urban poverty and the importance of disaster risk reduction

An Advocate of Slow

An interview with writer and ambassador of the Slow Movement Carl Honoré by Maria Jurkina

Obey. On the flooding surveillance in times of shrinking privacy

An interview with anthropologist David H. Price by by Paul Cetnarski

Dealing with the Transportation System Consciously

An interview with Oleg Yakovenko by Vyacheslav Istomin

Fragments of an urban design for the 99%

Should the architectural profession be considered complicit in the production of the contemporary crisis?

Mankind will die without wars

Military drones, the internet and artificial intelligence alter the face of war. How will our cities adapt to new threats?

A city that sees you, a city that remembers you

An interview with the executive director of Russian Research Center on the Internet of Things Vadim Chekletsov

Preservation from necessity

An interview with architect Muck Petzet by Konstantin Budarin

Are we taking the opportunities of big data?

An interview with Peter Loukianoff, co-founder of Silicon Valley Data Science company

Future education: The internet is just a tool

An interview with Skolkovo professor Pavel Luksha about the challanges of online education

Home, sweet home periphery

An interview with Alfredo Brillembourg by Valeria Diminutto


Philosopher Helen Petrovsky explains her view of the future and attempts to predict how the role of memory in the urban landscape will change

Futuristic present: preserving a contemporary way of living

An interview with founder of MAD Architects Ma Yansong on the ways in which architecture can create a balance between humanity, the city, and the environment

Towards a Biomechanical City

An interview with ecoLogicStudio co-founder Marco Poletto on the probability of biomechanized cities