Multifunctional MATREX building is the second building built within the Skolkovo Innovation centre whose main purpose is to attract young, innovative companies through a business incubator model. This project provides a basis for development of informational and energy efficient technologies, with a special accent on transparency of space and work. Main feature of the building is the 48m tall atrium space with a spiral ramp which can, if need be, quickly transformed into a conference hall, theatre scene, or an exhibition area.
This project was financed by the government of the Russian Federation. Author of the project is Bernaskoni architects.