ARTKVARTAL is a pilot project for the transformation of 510 hectares across four Moscow districts. It was initiated by ARTPLAY design centre, Winzavod and state development. In 2011 together with the Moscow Government, they started working on a technical framework for the master-plan on the left bank of the Yauza river.
In 2012 Robert was invited as an expert to discuss the city project with international specialists from the field of urban planning and creative industries in several workshops. Later the project was presented to the public at the MOSCOW URBAN FORUM.
Along with Robert the following participants were part of the expert group: Oliver Schulze (schulze + Grassov), Toby Hyam (Creative Space Management), Sergey Desyatov (co-founder, ARTPLAY design center), Daniel Dendra (cofounder Futurecitylab), Martin Stockley (stockley), Federico Parolotto (Mobility in chain) and Sofya Trotsenko (Winzavod).