Tactile typography: artist NXCSS makes soft and syrupy visuals that flow and mutate

Tactile typography: artist NXCSS makes soft and syrupy visuals that flow and mutate

Watch the birdie: how a papier-mâché horse in Tbilisi Zoo grew into a popular photo studio

Watch the birdie: how a papier-mâché horse in Tbilisi Zoo grew into a popular photo studio

Eastern Bloc architecture: monolithic housing blocks | part 7

Eastern Bloc architecture: monolithic housing blocks | part 7

POSTER x POEM: visual artists are transporting contemporary poetry to city walls

POSTER x POEM: visual artists are transporting contemporary poetry to city walls

Why dynamite couldn’t destroy the legacy of Bulgaria’s communist mausoleum

Why dynamite couldn’t destroy the legacy of Bulgaria’s communist mausoleum

See today’s Ukraine through the lens of women photographers

See today’s Ukraine through the lens of women photographers

Home truths: finding the intimate and personal in Moscow’s mundane housing blocks

Home truths: finding the intimate and personal in Moscow’s mundane housing blocks

‘Our bodies are our main weapon of resistance’: body positivity activist Miliyollie on fighting Russia’s beauty standards 

‘Our bodies are our main weapon of resistance’: body positivity activist Miliyollie on fighting Russia’s beauty standards 

The curious tale of the Russian village with more cafes per capita than New York

The curious tale of the Russian village with more cafes per capita than New York

Portraits of Russia: emerging photographers capture the faces of a young nation

Portraits of Russia: emerging photographers capture the faces of a young nation

Soviet Siberia: a tender portrait of life in the 1950s and 60s in archive photography

Soviet Siberia: a tender portrait of life in the 1950s and 60s in archive photography

Goodbye utopia: using CGI worlds to confront our flawed reality

Goodbye utopia: using CGI worlds to confront our flawed reality

Fenced out: a look at the landscapes that divide us

Fenced out: a look at the landscapes that divide us

The Calvert Journal launches Curated: the ultimate guide to contemporary Russian art

The Calvert Journal launches Curated: the ultimate guide to contemporary Russian art

Russia’s first female train conductor drew her dream job in anime illustrations

Russia’s first female train conductor drew her dream job in anime illustrations

Why a Belgrade art gallery is exhibiting the diaries of Yugoslav war criminal Ratko Mladić

Why a Belgrade art gallery is exhibiting the diaries of Yugoslav war criminal Ratko Mladić

A new book celebrates the daring Ukrainian avant-garde art of the 1960s

A new book celebrates the daring Ukrainian avant-garde art of the 1960s

From the ground up: the battle to transform Ukraine’s unloved buildings with cutting-edge design

From the ground up: the battle to transform Ukraine’s unloved buildings with cutting-edge design

Russia's real face is diverse — and these Gen Z artists want to talk about it

Russia’s real face is diverse — and these Gen Z artists want to talk about it

The creative collective proving that for provincial artists, strength lies in numbers

The creative collective proving that for provincial artists, strength lies in numbers

Letter from a kok boru match in Kyrgyzstan: where an ancient sport meets modern times

Letter from a kok boru match in Kyrgyzstan: where an ancient sport meets modern times

Summer kitchen with Olia Hercules: 3 Ukrainian recipes that embrace the great outdoors

Summer kitchen with Olia Hercules: 3 Ukrainian recipes that embrace the great outdoors

Discover the beauty of Georgia’s moveable wooden homes

Discover the beauty of Georgia’s moveable wooden homes

 Watch online: the Kyrgyz drama taking on anti-mining protests that’s been banned from cinemas

Watch online: the Kyrgyz drama taking on anti-mining protests that’s been banned from cinemas

Searching for traces of Eastern Europe on a walking tour of Baltimore

Searching for traces of Eastern Europe on a walking tour of Baltimore

Queer poetry and big brass bands: a beginner’s guide to Romania’s Roma culture

Queer poetry and big brass bands: a beginner’s guide to Romania’s Roma culture

‘Our project was born of despair’: why Russia’s media start-up pioneers are looking beyond Moscow

‘Our project was born of despair’: why Russia’s media start-up pioneers are looking beyond Moscow

‘Argue with me’: the Russian artist taking to the streets to break cycles of violence

‘Argue with me’: the Russian artist taking to the streets to break cycles of violence

Solar panels and selfies: how Polish artists are pushing back against ultra-conservatism

Solar panels and selfies: how Polish artists are pushing back against ultra-conservatism

Inspired by the buzz of crickets, this computer-generated landscape will bring you instant calm

Inspired by the buzz of crickets, this computer-generated landscape will bring you instant calm

Livewire: the Romanian designer making dresses out of used electrical cables 

Livewire: the Romanian designer making dresses out of used electrical cables 

Discover Bosnian history through archive photos dating back to the 19th century

Discover Bosnian history through archive photos dating back to the 19th century

Eastern Bloc architecture: monumental museums and memorials | part 6

Eastern Bloc architecture: monumental museums and memorials | part 6

From a continent in crisis, how do emerging European photographers see the rest of the world?

From a continent in crisis, how do emerging European photographers see the rest of the world?

Budapest in focus: a special report on the battle for contemporary culture in Orbán's Hungary

Budapest in focus: a special report on the battle for contemporary culture in Orbán’s Hungary

Magnum photographers capture 7 decades of Russian life, from Stalin’s rule to today’s pandemic

Magnum photographers capture 7 decades of Russian life, from Stalin’s rule to today’s pandemic

A wedding and a funeral: how it felt showing my Moldovan life to my partner

A wedding and a funeral: how it felt showing my Moldovan life to my partner

3 mountain retreats to stay at to escape the crowds

3 mountain retreats to stay at to escape the crowds

How one song became the anthem of pro-democracy protests in Belarus

How one song became the anthem of pro-democracy protests in Belarus

The untold story of Yugoslavia's naturist paradise

The untold story of Yugoslavia’s naturist paradise