Moscow manhole cover design

Overview   Process  

Task: to decorate the city streets.

By the request of the Moscow Department of Housing and Communal Services new design of sewer manhole covers was created at the studio. The series includes ten covers dedicated to one of the main symbols of Moscow, Saint George.

Spiral

Expressive and stylistically diverse cast iron illustrations decorate walking routes, please residents and impress tourists.

Cyrillic calligraphy
Primitive
Leaves
Pattern
Avant-garde
Ornament
Ten ruble coin
Jigsaw puzzle
Cross-stitch

The first two covers—Cyrillic calligraphy and Ten ruble coin—are being installed on ulitsa Zabelina as part of its complete renovation.

Release date: October 17 2014

Cast:

artistic director
Artemy Lebedev
art director
Еrken Kagarov
designer and illustrator
Lizaveta Romantsova
editor
Bogdan Kravtsov
type designers
Taisiya Lushenko
Ksenia Erulevich
calligraphy consultant
Oleksy Chekal
technical designer
Aleksandra Maun
architect
Anastasia Tikhonova
project managers
Olga Kallaur
Andrey Dyakov
Vsevolod Ivanov
The studio wishes to thank Alexander Shumsky and the Probok.net team for their support
Coming soon to city sidewalks



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