Norilsk, Russia, Asia
 
 
Year1935latitude: 69° 19'
longitude: 88° 13'
Period1953
Initiator(s)
Planning organization
Nationality initiator(s)Russia
Designer(s) / Architect(s)G Lomagin
V Nepokoychitskiy
M Mazmanyan
Design organization
Inhabitants201,982 (2010)
Target population
Town websitehttp://norilsk.net/
Town related linkshttp://archvestnik.ru/ru/magazine/ab-6-99-2007/norilsk-byl-zaduman-kak-sist ema-arkhitekturnykh-ansamblei
Literature

type of New Town: > scale of autonomy
New-Town-in-Town
Satellite
New Town
Company Town
> client
Private Corporation
Public Corporation
> policy
Capital
Decentralization
Industrialization
Resettlement
Economic
 


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Master-plan of the city of Norilsk.
source: http://archvestnik.ru/ru/magazine/ab-6-99-2007/norilsk-byl-zaduman-kak-sistema-arkhitekturnykh-ansamblei


The settlement of Norilsk was founded by the end of the 1920s as a settlement for the Norilsk mining-metallurgic complex and became the center of the Norillag system of GULAG labor camps. It was granted the status of urban settlement in 1939. The town was conceived in a romantic vision as an ideal and complete composition of forms all coming together into a harmonious architectural ensembles.

source: http://archvestnik.ru/ru/magazine/ab-6-99-2007/norilsk-byl-zaduman-kak-sistema-arkhitekturnykh-ansamblei
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norilsk

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