Six amazing projects bringing life to Soviet ruins in Ukrainian cities.

Poor Soviet city planning made Ukrainian cities of the 1990s look gloomy and ruined. Large belts of factories around city centers became abandoned while huge modernist housing on the outskirts lacked sufficient functions, infrastructure, and diversity for a comfortable life. The boom of new urban solutions, revitalizing Ukrainian cities, started after 2015 with the adoption of progressive state norms, the start of international programs in Ukraine, and a new generation of creative Ukrainians coming to rule municipalities.

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