Growing Up -- and Up -- in Russia

Architects Foster and Partners have won the commission to design Moscow's (and Europe's) tallest building

For the second time in just over a month, Foster and Partners has secured a major commission in Russia. Weeks after winning a competition to redevelop New Holland Island in St. Petersburg, the firm was chosen to design a mixed-use tower in Moscow that is slated to become the tallest building in Europe. It will surpass the Federation Towers, currently under construction in Moscow, whose height reaches 1,425 feet.

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