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Magazine #10: Wood, Paper, Vodka... and Ice

Interview with Alexander Brodsky

  • Wood, Paper, Vodka... and Ice: Alexander Brodsky's Ice Pavilion on the Klyazminskoje Reservoir. 1 / 3  Wood, Paper, Vodka... and Ice: Alexander Brodsky's Ice Pavilion on the Klyazminskoje Reservoir.
  • The man himself: Alexander Brodsky at his drawing board. 2 / 3  The man himself: Alexander Brodsky at his drawing board.
  • A pavilion just for drinking vodka! 3 / 3  A pavilion just for drinking vodka!

»I do things that I won’t find terrible afterwards, or think of as a torture for me. Things that won’t burden or bother me for the rest of my life.«

Alexander Brodsky for years built nothing, just produced extraordinary drawings of fantasy buildings and structures, with his partner, Ilya Utkin. But unusually for a paper architect, he is now building – and the results are just as extraordinary...

See uncubes's cellulose-packed issue no. 10: “Wood, Paper, Pulp”.




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