In 2017 the International Architecture Festival "Eco-Shore 2017" will be held on the shore of Volga river in Nizhny Novgorod (Russia) from 13 to 17 September. We publish the program of the event.
The festival will include: themed exhibitions demonstrating the best achievements in the field of the architectural urban coastal development space, a scientific conference, discussions, lectures, and presentations, as well as guided tours of the new urban development in Nizhny Novgorod city. Programme of events
13 September (Wednesday):
Arrival and accommodation of participants and guests of the Festival.
(Hotel "Oktyabrskaya", Nizhny Novgorod, 9a, Verkhne-Volzhskaya Naberezhnaya)
14 September (Thursday):
10:30 - Press Conference of the festival organisers (House of Architects, Conference Hall, Nizhny Novgorod, Verhnevolzhskaya Naberezhnaya, 2)
11:00 - Grand Opening Ceremony of the Festival (House of Architects, Conference Hall, Nizhny Novgorod, Verhnevolzhskaya Naberezhnaya, 2)
12:00 - Presentation of the Competition works "The Spit in Nizhny Novgorod – a Town-planning Comprehension of the Important Urban Public Space" (House of Architects, Conference Hall, Nizhny Novgorod, Verhnevolzhskaya Naberezhnaya, 2)
12:30 - 17:00 Jury assessment and deliberation. The exhibition is closed.
17:00 - 18.00 Master class of Nikolay Lizlov “Architect in the historic city” (Like a bull in a china shop or Soul and Body)
19:00 Dinner at the restaurant “Ez” (Nizhny Novgorod, Torgovaya, house 18/4)
15 September (Friday):
10:00 - 14:00 - Scientific Conference "City by the River"(House of Architects, Conference Hall, Nizhny Novgorod, Verhnevolzhskaya Naberezhnaya, 2)
09:50 - 10:10 - Registration
12:30 - 13:00 - Coffee-break
15:00 - Lecture "Platform between architectural education and practice"
Lecturer: Margarita Demidova, Professor of Complex Vocational Training Chair, Moscow Architectural Institute
16:00 - 18:00 - Master classes (House of Architects, Conference Hall, Nizhny Novgorod, Verhnevolzhskaya Naberezhnaya, 2)
19:00 - Bowling tournament among the teams participating in the Festival (Georgievsky Siezd, 3, Bowling-club "Strike")
16 September (Saturday)
9:45 - The gathering of participants at the Minin Square, at the Chkalov monument (two buses)
10:00 - Excursion program:
- Sightseeing tour of the historical part of Nizhny Novgorod
- Excursion "Modern architecture of Nizhny Novgorod"
16.00 - 20.00 - A river cruise on the ship "Sura" along the Volga and the Oka rivers: Solemn Closing of the Festival, summing up the results of the Competition and the final stand-up party (Place and time of departure:
Berth №10 "GAMA", 16.00)
17 September (Sunday)
Departure of the participants and guests
Official website of the Festival: ecobereg.ru