5 design competitions to discover at MosBuild 2019

This year’s MosBuild 2019 will see the culmination of five significant professional competitions.

Here’s what’s on offer by way of competitions and the award ceremonies to catch at MosBuild 2019.


The first Russian competition of digital architectural graphics open to international participation. This competition is open to sketches and visualisations for projects, architectural fantasies, and graphic studies. The jury includes: Arseny Leonovich, Stepan Lipgart, Andrey Chernikhov, Ekaterina Shalina, and Sergey Estrin.

Award Ceremony: 2 April, Architectural Lecture Hall

More information on ArchiDigitalArts (in Russian)


Kitchen Biennale

A joint project between MosBuild and Elle Decoration, the Kitchen Biennale will showcase the very best kitchen designs of the moment. The exhibition will feature a video showcasing all the entries. The four designers with the best projects will visit a European city where companies will give them certificates for their products. The jury includes members of the Expert Council of the Trend Show at MosBuild as well as Alexei Dorozhkin, Editor-in-Chief of Elle Decoration.

Award Ceremony: 10:30, 2 April, Know How Café (Pavilion 3, Hall 15)

More information on the Kitchen Biennale (in Russian)


SMART: Modern materials, architecture, & technology

A competition of realised and 3D-projects, in which designers have successfully incorporated a client’s unusual request or object using new technologies and materials. The expert jury will choose between the best works shortlisted by online voting.

Award Ceremony: 2 April, Architectural Lecture Hall

More information on SMART (in Russian)


200 Best in Russia 

Another joint project with Elle Decoration. During the year, Alexei Dorozhkin, Editor-in-Chief of Elle Decoration and MosBuild Director Yakov Syromyatnikov visited the regions of Russia and invited professionals to enter the interior design contest. The best works will be determined by an independent international jury.

Award Ceremony: 11:00, 4 April, Know How Café (Pavilion 3, Hall 15)

More information on 200 Best in Russia (in Russian)



WorldBuild Awards

This international prize is for the best new product presented at MosBuild 2019 as chosen by a jury and the public. In March, the winning entries will be chosen by an expert jury of leading experts from various areas of construction, architects, and representatives of industry media. The winners of the public vote will be announced on the eve of the awards ceremony.

Award Ceremony: 12:00, 4 April, Design Lab (Pavilion 3, Hall 13)

More information on the WorldBuild Awards (in Russian)

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