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No man is an island

It’s not just our own Norman Foster who can take on bizarre projects in the former Soviet Union. Oh no. Sleek-haired Dutchman Erick van Egeraat contacted Astragal with the details of a scheme he has jumped on board – the creation of a huge Russian Federation-shaped Island in the Black Sea. Russian president Vladimir Putin, who took a look at the designs, was apparently particularly interested in the technical details of the plan, with ...

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