Polar Axis, 1987
Yuri Avvakumov (with Michael Belov)

Three ladders-crosses set between two mirrors (a round one and a square one) form an imaginable axis of infinite length going through different worlds. Dedicated to persons who, while striving for the ideal, come to perceive the real.

Model 1987 (Collection Nic Iljine)
Arctic Poppy
Orangery in Antarctica


Top View Melt Down

A Perfect World -
Camouflage System

The Bell
Sound Vessel and Shelter

Polar Axis, 1987

Terrestrial References
Landscape Object

Ice: Antarctic Landscape Dissected

Transformable Antarctic Research Facility

Life in a Freezer

Out of Building
Architecture (OBA)

Some Things Happen All At Once (2014)

Re-thinking Paradise