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Folio: The Flying City

Georgii Krutikov’s 1928 graduation thesis ‘The Flying City’ proposed an endlessly mobile and plastic architecture that could adapt to the world around it. Draughted while a student at VKhUTEMAS, Moscow, his stunning drawings depict a utopia where people work on the ground and live in the clouds.

Image courtesy of Schusev State Museum of Architecture and published in ‘Georgii Krutikov: The Flying City and Beyond’ by Selim Omarovich Khan-Magomedov