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Mikhail M. Posokhin


In 1972 Mikhail M. Posokhin graduated from the Moscow Architectural Institute majoring in «Architecture».

He holds a candidate of architecture degree since 1976.

The period of creative and productive activities of Mikhail M. Posokhin is 43 years.

Since 1993 M. Posokhin is the general director of Mosproject-2 named after M.V. Posokhin; and at the same time he is the creative head of the architectural and design bureau No. 1.

In 1997 by order of the Prime minister of the Government of Moscow M. Posokhin has been appointed the first deputy chairman of Committee on Architecture and Planning of the City of Moscow for efficient solution of questions of reconstruction of the central part of the city.

In 2010 he was elected the President of National association of designers.

In 2014 M. Posokhin was elected the President of National association of members performing engineering surveys and design documentation.

Mikhail M. Posokhin is a:

  • Full member / academician / of the Russian academy of Arts;
  • Corresponding member of the Russian academy of Architecture and Construction sciences;
  • Full member / academician / of the International Academy of Architecture (Moscow office);
  • Member of the Union of Architects of Russia;
  • Member of the Moscow Union of Artists.

Contribution of Mikhail M. Posokhin to Moscow and Russian architecture gained a high public and professional repute.

State awards and encouragements
  • Order of Honor (1997)
  • Order of Merit for the Fatherland of the IV degree (2008)
  • Order of Friendship (2014)

  • Laureate of the State award in the field of science and technology of the Russian Federation (1998)

  • National architect of the Russian Federation (2003)
  • Honored architect of the Russian Federation (1992)

  • Acknowledgement of the President of the Russian Federation for successful completion of works on reconstruction and modernization of the building No. 1 of the Moscow Kremlin (1996)
  • Acknowledgement of the President of the Russian Federation for a big contribution to reconstruction, restoration, equipment and grand opening of federal state budgetary Institution of culture «The state academic Bolshoi Theatre of Russia» (2011)
  • Acknowledgement of the President of the Russian Federation for a big contribution for restoration of the Kronshtadsky Sea cathedral for the sake of the St. Nicolay the Miracle-Worker (2012)

  • Certificate of honor of the Government of the Russian Federation (2008)

  • Commemorative medal for the participant of construction of the residence of the President of the Russian Federation in the Kremlin (1996)
  • «In Commemoration of the 850th Anniversary of Moscow» Medal (1997)
Awards and encouragements of the government of Moscow
  • Certificate of honor of the Government of Moscow (1998)
  • Laureate of the city of Moscow award in the field of literature and art in the «Architecture and Design» nomination (2006)
  • Acknowledgement of the Mayor of Moscow (2011)
Departmental awards and encouragements
  • Honorary builder of Russia (1998)
  • Honorary builder of the city of Moscow (1998)
  • Honorary architect of Russia (2001)
  • Certificate of honor of Federal Treasury of Russia (2012)
  • Medal of the Ministry of Housing and building and Communal services of the Russian Federation (2014)
  • Acknowledgement of the Ministry of Housing and building and Communal services of the Russian Federation (2014)
Awards of the Russian Orthodox Church
  • Order of St. Sergius of Radonezh of the II degree (2000)
  • Order of St. Sergius of Radonezh of the III degree (1996)
  • Order of Faithful Saint Prince Daniil of Moscow of the III degree (1997)
  • Order of St. Andrey Rublev of the II degree (2004)
  • Order of St. Andrey Rublev of the III degree (2010)
  • Order of St. Seraphim of Sarov of the II degree (2008)
  • Order of the GLORY AND HONOR of the Orthodox church of the III degree (2014)
  • The Patriarchal Commendation for contribution to restoration of the Kronstadt Sea cathedral for the sake of St. Nikolay, the archbishop of Myra of Lycia, the Miracle–Worker (2012)
Awards of the Russian academy of Arts
  • Gold medal of the Russian academy of Arts (1998)
  • Order of the Russian academy of Arts «For service to art» (2012)
Public awards
  • Holder of the «Public recognition» Gold Medal
  • «Nikolay Roerich» Medal (2004)