Ilya Evstigneev was born in Saint Petersburg (Russia) in 1985. He graduated with a Master degree in Architecture in Saint Petersburg Institute for Painting, Sculpture and Architecture in 2009 and with a Master of Science in Architecture at Polytechnic University of Milan on 2014. Ilya joined Studio Fuksas in 2012, where he achieved the grade of Project Leader.
Among projects in which Ilya Evstigneev participated at Studio Fuksas are Sportmaster and O'STIN headquarters, Moscow, Russia (2014 competition); Moscow New Polytechnic Museum, Moscow, Russia (ongoing, won competition in 2013); Baricentrale Railway Area, Bari, Italy (ongoing, won competition in 2013); Chengdu Tianfu Culture Center, Chengdu, China (ongoing, won competition in 2012); CBD Cultural Center, Beijing, China (ongoing, won competition in 2013); Palazzo ex. Unione Militare, Rome, Italy (2012 completed).
Studio Fuksas, led by Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas, is one of the most outstanding international architectural firms in the world. Over the past 40 years the company has developed an innovative approach through a strikingly wide variety of projects, ranging from urban interventions to airports, from museums to cultural centers and spaces for music, from convention centers to offices, from interiors to design collections.
With headquarters in Rome, Paris and Shenzhen, and a staff of 170 professionals, the practice has completed more than 600 projects and has worked in Europe, Africa, America, Asia and Australia, receiving numerous international awards.
Among the most resent Studio Fuksas’ commercial, public and infrastructure projects are Bory Mall Shopping Center, Bratislava, Slovakia; Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport, Terminal 3, Shenzhen, China; Business Garden Warszawa Hotel, Warsaw, Poland; refurbishment of Palazzo ex. Unione Militare, Rome, Italy; Baricentrale Railway Area, Bari, Italy; Tbilisi Public Service Hall, Tbilisi, Georgia; MyZeil Shopping Mall, Frankfurt, Germany; Armani Fifth Avenue, NYC, USA; Armani Ginza Tower, Tokyo, Japan; and many others.
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