Vasily Sitnikov (*1989, Moscow), is an active Marie-Curie Researcher at the KTH School of Architecture. He is interested in enriching the space of digital design and fabrication with new material concepts and design strategies, attempting to foster a shift in architectural design through a drastic intervention in the realm of building technologies, through design experimenting with unforeseen combinations of technological solutions and materials.
Vasily has gained his expertise in the material science of concrete while working in a private concrete laboratory, SISTROM Technologies, in Moscow. In 2014, he was graduated from Staedelschule Architecture Class, Frankfurt am Main, in Architectural Performative Design. Before undertaking the current research, Sitnikov was working with the Berlin-based artist and architect Tomas Saraceno.