This elegant site honors the Melnikov House history and educates users about the need to preserve an architectural masterpiece.
Konstantin Melnikov designed and built the House between 1927 and 1929, a period also known as his "Golden Season." With its innovative layout, elegant spatial arrangement and daring engineering techniques, the House is one of the most triumphant architectural experiments in world history.
Firstborn collaborated with the Russian Avant-garde Heritage Preservation Foundation to create a simple yet sophisticated online destination that would not only honor the Melnikov House, but also educate users about the need to preserve this architectural masterpiece. The website invites the user to explore the House history and provides opportunity to protect the structure’s future through donations to the Melnikov House Museum establishment fund.