Sergey Kuznetsov was born in Moscow in 1977. In 2001, he graduated from the Moscow Institute of Architecture. From 2003, he has been the partner and general director of S.P.Project Studio. In 2006, this studio joined the SPEECH Tchoban & Kuznetsov Concern, where Sergey Kuznetsov was the managing partner till 2012. In 2010, 2012, and 2016, he was a participant, co-curator, and curator of the Russian Pavilion exposition at the Venice Architecture Biennale. In 2012, Sergey Kuznetsov took the post of Chief Architect and Vice Chairman of the Architectural and Urban Planning Committee of Moscow. As Chief Architect, he directed designer teams reconstructing the Luzhniki Big Sports Arena for the 2018 World Football Cup, the Zariadye Park with a concert hall, the Rhythmic Gymnastics Palace of Irina Viner-Usmanova, the development of the territory of the Bauman Institute, «Lomonosov» cluster as part of the scientific-technical valley of Moscow State University. He is also the architect behind such projects as the new terminal of Tolmachevo airport in Novosibirsk, «Russian Ideal» residential art object at Nikola-Lenivets park.
Sergey Kuznetsov is Honorary Professor of the Moscow Institute of Architecture, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Arts (Architecture Department), holds the Medal of the Order of Merits for Russia, 2nd Degree, for his work in the field of architecture and urban planning. Prize winner of the Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition and the American Society of Architectural Illustrators (ASAI) Contest.