Deputies dig under “ the Arch “
has submitted the statement of claim in which it is called into question
legality of activity of joint-stock company " to district court; the Arch “ Memorial estate conducting restoration
“ Tsarina`s “. Heads of joint-stock company “ the Arch “ assured of moral and legal cleanliness
the business, consider that the area authorities have run in “ unreasonable ambitions “ and
simply prevent to restore it a unique architectural monument.
joint-stock company “ the Arch “ it is created in 1991 on base creative - production association
“ the Arch “ existing at VPTO “ the Video film “. The authorised capital of joint-stock company - 10 million
rbl. The basic line of activity - restoration and reconstruction
manor “ Tsarina`s “ - a XVIII century architectural ensemble. Was under construction under the project
Catherine II as country imperial residence within two centuries
architects Vasily Bazhenov and Matveem Kazakovym; however has been completed not
. Now is a museum. Demands restoration.
Restoration works in manor territory “ Tsarina`s “ joint-stock company “ the Arch “ as
genpodrjadchik the beginning under the contract with a museum in August, 1992. By this time
restoration “ houses of Shkuleva “ (the scorched and dilapidated building on
manor territories) according to the previous contract with a museum from 1991
it has been almost finished. Having learnt about presence in territory of a museum commercial
structures, the chairman of the commission on culture and art Krasnogvardejsky
regional council (in whose conducting territorially is “ Tsarina`s “) The hope
Kozhenkova began to search for a crime in activity “ Arches “.
In conversation with correspondent Kozhenkova has declared that “ businessmen cannot
be people fair “. Therefore she has accused administration of Memorial estate and
Management of the state control of protection and use of monuments
stories and cultures “ in connivance and an inattention to destiny Russian
Kozhenkova has told to the correspondent that its activity in exposure
restorers is socially necessary, having declared that it “ is guided purely
by the human point of view “. Nevertheless during conversation it “ on - chelovecheski “
admitted that reconstruction and restoration prospects “ houses of Shkuleva “ to
recent time (i.e. before occurrence in “ Tsaritsyn “ “ Arches “) Rather
were foggy even for it.
“ the Arch “ adheres to more certain point of view. According to the general director
Sergey Chevtaeva`s this firm, if “ the Arch “ was not accepted for restoration
works, “ the house of Shkuleva “ as the history monument in five years would disappear from the person
the earths. And, according to Chevtaeva, all profit on works on “ to the house of Shkuleva “
the joint-stock company completely directs it on restoration continuation
“ Tsarina`s “ which “ from - for ambitions of regional deputies can interrupt “.
VICTORIA - ARUTYUNOV