Alexandra Chechetkina
Programme Head

Architect and urban designer. Master of Architecture at the AA school of Architecture and the lead researcher and architect in Strelka KB (Moscow), where she was the chief architect of the reconstruction of Garden ring in Moscow (now completed). At the moment Alexandra leads the research for the new guidelines for urban development of Russia and consults one of the largest international architectural competitions for the new standards of mass housing in Russia.

Rodion Eremeev
Tutor 2016-2018

Founding partner of ARCHIFELLOWS bureau (Moscow), which is focused on the user-experience design in the field of architecture. Master of Architecture in the Institute of Advanced Architecture in Catalonia and a postgraduate degree in Strelka Institute in Moscow. Rodion worked in the areas of algorithmic design, digital production, and robotics. He also was the Chief architect and the main manager of the new research laboratory Shukhov lab in Moscow.

Leonid Slonimsky
Tutor 2017-2018

An architect, architectural researcher and academic. He graduated from Moscow Architectural Institute and Columbia University GSAPP in New York. Leonid is a co-founder of his own architectural practice, “KOSMOS Architects”, a practice collaborating between Moscow, Geneva and New York. For more than 6 years Leonid has been a collaborator of OMA*AMO in New York and Herzog de Meuron in Basel.  

Blanca García Gardelegui
Tutor 2018

An architect/urbanist currently working for United Nations in Geneva. She worked in Switzerland for Herzog & de Meuron, developing large scaled projects such as M+ Museum in Hong Kong and Hillerod Hospital in Copenhagen. Then she has moved to Bangkok to teach Architecture in INDA, in the University of Chulalongkorn. She holds an MArch from ETSAB, in the Polytechnical School of Barcelona.

Ivo Barros
Tutor 2016-2017

Architect and urban designer with an educational background from three different schools – the School of Porto in Portugal, the Bergen Architect School of Norway and the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London. Prior to join Arup in 2015, Ivo has worked on a wide range of projects such as the Olympic games Rio 2016 and it's legacy, mixed use masterplans in the UK, Middle East and Asia.


Jaroslav Kovalchuk
Tutor 2016

Architect. Master of Architecture at the Moscow Architectural Institute, tutor at the MARCH Architecture School in Moscow, studio head at the Genplan Institute of Moscow 2013-2015.

Andrew Haas
Tutor 2016
Architect focused on biologically inspired, computationally driven approaches to design. Master of Architecture with Thesis Distinction from the AA school of Architecture. Andrew has taught at Tsinghua University, AA Visiting Schools in Mumbai, Penang, and Shanghai. Andrew worked at the University of Hong Kong, the OCEAN Research and most recently with Zaha Hadid Architects. 
Irina Safonova
Teaching assistant 2016-2017

Architect at architectural buro “Kamen”. Master of Architecture at the Architectural Association, curator of Algorithmic design course at the MARCH Architecture School in Moscow. Research field: adaptivity of architecture, application of robotics in architecture.


Natalya Aygunyan
Teaching assistant 2017

Architect. AA School of Architecture EmTech Master degree graduate 2016. Leading architect at Speech in 2014. Tutor at MARCH Architecture School in Moscow 2017-2018. Currently researcher at Strelka KB.


Alisa Bunyatova
Anastasia Balykina
Angelina Garipova
Anna Konoplitskaya
Anna Mitina
Bibissara Alpys
Diana Kochegarova
Dmitry Grebenkin
Ekaterina Limonova
Ekaterina Tinyakova
Elena Shilova
Elizaveta Arestova
Elizaveta Romanova
Ella Zakharian
Evgenia Ganno
Evgenia Khashimova
Ilya Medved
Irene Garifullina
Ivan Liashenko
Izabella Banas
Justyna Michalska
Maria Stulova
Sergey Nadtochiy
Sofia Zhukova
Svetlana Radchenko
Tatiana Perkun
Uliana Goncharenko
Vasilisa Ivanova
Anna Shishkina
Blaž Grudnik Tominc
Ekaterina Makarova
Julia Mironova
Marianna Vavilova
Sofiya Vozova
Sofya Batsova
Valeriia Koreneva
Ksenia Kalinina
Dmitry Panov
Ernests Sveisbergs
Julia Saraykina
Misha Mostovoy
Abdullakh Akhmedov


Victoriia Chechetkina
Hospitality manager
Romea Murin
Exhibition curator
Julia Alexandrovskaya
Exhibition curator
Sofya Mikhailova-Mikulinskaya
PR specialist 2018
Uliana Klimova
PR specialist 2018
Evgenia Ermakova
PR specialist 2016
Julia Saraykina
Coordinator 2017

Guest critics

Alexandra Selivanova

Architectural historian, senior researcher at the Museum of Moscow, head of the Museum of Avant-Gard.

Alexey Novikov

PhD from the Faculty of Geography at Lomonosov Moscow State University. Former Dean of the HSE Graduate School of Urbanism. Founder of 'Habidatum' – an international software and data analytics company.



Vera Leonova
  • MBA with specialism in Real Estate and Development, Oxford Brookes University in the UK. Deputy of the Zamoskvorechye region in Moscow and Deputy dean of HSE Graduate School of Urbanism in Moscow.
Nikita Tokarev

Architect and MARCH school director. Founder of architectural bureau 'Panacom'. 

Lawrence Barth

Professor of Urbanism at the Graduate School of the AA. World famous specialist in urban design and consultancy. 

Narine Tutcheva

Founder and director of architectural bureau 'Rozhdestvenka'. Tutor at the MARCH school in Moscow.

Ivan Kuryachiy

Urban planner and founding partner of Novaya Zemlya.

Maria Fadeeva

Architectural journalist and critic, сoordinator in the Centre of Avant-Garde, tutor at the MARCH school in Moscow.

Monika Konrad

Master of Architecture and urbanist. Project director in Strelka KB. Former architect at OMA (Rotterdam).

Dmitry Stolbovoy

Master of Architecture in MARCH school in Moscow, architect at 'Herzog de Meuron' (Basel), former chief architect at Strelka KB.

Dina Dridze

Creative director and chief architect at 'BRT RUS', former chief architect at the Genplan Institute of Moscow.