The North-West branch of the National Center for Contemporary Art (NCCA) as part of ROSIZO was opened in 1995, becoming the first of eight regional branches.
- Artistic and cultural projects contributed to the dialogue between contemporary art and the cultural landscape of St. Petersburg; art in public spaces, site-specific projects; international projects.
- Integration of St. Petersburg and Russian contemporary art into international art process.
- Projects representing foreign actual art in St. Petersburg and Russia and Russian art abroad;
- Educational activities in the field of contemporary art - lectures, seminars, master classes of Russian and foreign artists, curators and art historians.
The North-West branch of the National Center for Contemporary Art within the ROSIZO has a residence for artists in Kronstadt.