Igor Fomin

Fomin, Igor’ Ivanovich

 

Born Jan. 21 (Feb. 3), 1904, in Moscow. Soviet architect. People’s Architect of the USSR (1971). Son of I. A. Fomin.

In 1926, Fomin graduated from the Academy of Arts in Leningrad, where he had studied under A. I. Dmitriev and V. A. Shchuko. He taught in Leningrad at the Academy of Arts and at the I. E. Repin Institute of Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture (from 1935; professor from 1946). Fomin designed the Moscow (1930–35) and Nevsky (1937–40) district soviet buildings, an apartment house on Karpovka Esplanade (1935), Shchemilovka district (including Ivanovskaia Street (1937–48) and an apartment house on Dvortsovaia Esplanade (1946–51), and the Pioshchad’ Vosstaniia subway station (1951–55) in Leningrad. He also designed an apartment house on Gagarin Street (1940–47) in Moscow and the branch of the A. A. Zhdanov Leningrad University in Petrodvorets (design, 1969). Fomin was awarded the Order of Lenin, two other orders, and various medals.

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Head of the Federal Agency for Tourism Oleg Safonov, President of the Russian Union of Travel Industry (PCT) Sergey Shpilko, member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, chairman of the Expert Council for Tourism Igor Fomin, as well as representatives of the industry of children's tourism from 45 regions of Russia, and also from the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Support for the project "Living lessons" was expressed by a member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy Igor Fomin.
Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Vitaly Mutko, Head of the Federal Agency for Tourism Oleg Safonov, member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, Chairman of the Expert Council for Tourism Igor Fomin, member of the Federation Council from the Altai Territory Mikhail Shchetinin attended the solemn opening ceremony and official rounds, the head of the diplomatic representative office of the State Administration for Tourism of China in Moscow Wang Xiaoxia and the president of the Russian Union of Travel Industry Sergey Shpilko.
Igor Fomin, member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, chairman of the Expert Council for Tourism under the Committee of the Council of Federation, took part in the meeting of the Interregional Coordinating Council of the Living Lives Project.
Live Lessons" is one of the most successful projects in the sphere of Russian children's tourism, and the Committee on Social Policy of the Federation traditionally supports any interesting projects in the field of social tourism, " Igor Fomin said in his speech .
During the exhibition "Intourmarket-2018" Igor Fomin also participated in the plenary session of the 6th Summit of the Russian-Chinese Tourism Forum.
Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy Valery Ryazansky and member of the Committee of the Federation Council Igor Fomin took part in the opening of the VI tourist forum "Open Crimea".
Igor Fomin during a conversation with representatives of the media noted that the Committee on Social Policy of the Council of Federation initiated the creation of a pilot program for the development of tourism for the elderly.
Piotr Shostak as Head of the Leninsky District Administration of Minsk; Artyom Tsuran as Head of the Frunzensky District Administration of Minsk; Yuri Kulazhenko as Rector of the Belarusian State Transport University; Ivan Polevoda as Head of the Civil Protection University of Belarus Emergencies Ministry; Igor Fomin as Deputy Trade and Antimonopoly Regulation Minister; Sergei Zadiran as First Deputy Justice Minister; Andrei Avdeyev as Deputy Justice Minister; Svetlana Smirnova as Director of OAO Gronitex; Anna Matelskaya as Chief of Administration at the Minsk City Hall; Anna Shpak as Head of the Legal Coverage Department at the Permanent Committee of the Union State; Lyudmila Kovaleva as First Deputy Chairperson of the Union State Television and Radio Broadcasting Organization.