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Culture news, 11.09.2002 16:52

New clocks for the Nevsky prospect and the St.-Petersburg Philarmonia.

New clocks for the Nevsky prospect and the St.-Petersburg Philarmonia. From September, 15 till October, 15 diplomaed architects, designers, sculptors can participate in open professional competition on two nominations: 1. The project of exclusive clocks for decoration of a facade of the St.-Petersburg Philarmonia named after D.D.Shostakovich ( the Squre of Arts). 2. A standard project of the clock placed in city centre according to the address program. On results of competition winners will receive the order for an embodiment of projects in a material.

As the director on public relations Insurance company "Russia" A.Bychkov has explained, besides that these clocks simply will decorate the square, with their occurrence exact Petersburg time can be specified on the Square of Arts at any moment. Besides for the first time street clock will decorate also a facade of the St.-Petersburg Philarmonia named after D.D.Shostakovich.

News source: abnews.ru

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