1977–1992: was employed by state design institutes.
1992: founded his own creative studio.
1994–2003: Chairman of Saint Petersburg’s Committee for State Control, Use and Protection of Monuments.
Since 2003: manages the Studio 44 Architectural Studio.
A laureate of the RF State Prize for Literature and Arts (1998).
A winner of the “Crystal Daedalus” Award (2001, 2004, and 2012) and the Vladimir Tatlin Award (2011, 2014).
An acting member of the Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Sciences.
Professor of the Saint-Petersburg Academy of Arts.
Authored (together with co-authors) more than 100 projects one third of which were implemented