• Metro
  • The making of the Rzhevskaya Metro station design concept

    Overview• Process

    Studying documentation. It’s a standard pylon station with an island platform.

    rzhevskaya process 1

    Deciding not to hide the massive pillars and instead establish contrast between them and the airy ceiling.

    rzhevskaya process 2
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    Trying to emphasize tectonics of the vault and make it more diverse by rhyming the light fixtures with the pylons.

    rzhevskaya process 4

    Following the strict geometric layout of the fixtures.

    rzhevskaya process 5

    To maintain the created image, using simple rectangular station name plaques on the station walls.

    rzhevskaya process 8

    Trying alternative color solutions and beginning to work on final visualizations.

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