The second in our new series of maps dedicated to public transport stations, Moscow Metro Architecture & Design Map is now available.
This two-sided cartographic guide, in English and Russian, is curated by architectural historian Nikolai Vassiliev, with photography by Alexei Narodizkii and an introduction by the Metro's chief architect Nikolai Shumakov. The publication features contemporary station design alongside classics such as Mayakovskaya and Komsomolskaya.
The guide includes a geographical Metro map with featured stations marked, with corresponding photography and details on the reverse along with information about the Metro's most influential architects. The map is protected by a slipcover featuring a distinctive die cut opening.
The map is an original and fascinating insight into architecture and design for transport lovers, students of design and anyone interested in the history of Moscow.
The map opens to 420 x 594 mm (16.5 x 23.4 in) and folds to (148 x 210 mm 5.8 x 8.3 in). It is protected by a Kraft slipcover.
Other titles in this series include:
London Underground Architecture & Design Map
New York Subway Architecture & Design Map (September 2019)
Paris Metro Architecture & Design Map (October 2019)