Architecture

Castle in the clouds: celebrating the eclectic, DIY designs of Ukraine's status symbol balconies

Castle in the clouds: celebrating the eclectic, DIY designs of Ukraine’s status symbol balconies

The Mayor of Zagreb wants to build Croatia’s own Manhattan — and locals are taking to the streets to stop him

The Mayor of Zagreb wants to build Croatia’s own Manhattan — and locals are taking to the streets to stop him

Retreat to the mountains: a cave-like resort sets out to be an oasis in northern Armenia

Retreat to the mountains: a cave-like resort sets out to be an oasis in northern Armenia

An NGO is fighting to save the history of Samarkand’s old Jewish quarter

An NGO is fighting to save the history of Samarkand’s old Jewish quarter

Abandoned brewery in central Moscow to get a 21st-century revamp

Abandoned brewery in central Moscow to get a 21st-century revamp

Bucharest modernism: one photographer’s quest to capture the crumbling architectural legacy of Romania’s capital

Bucharest modernism: one photographer’s quest to capture the crumbling architectural legacy of Romania’s capital

The heavens underground: the Soviet Union’s opulent metro stations, from Belarus to Uzbekistan

The heavens underground: the Soviet Union’s opulent metro stations, from Belarus to Uzbekistan

Yakutsk is getting an award-winning educational park inspired by its permafrost cityscape

Yakutsk is getting an award-winning educational park inspired by its permafrost cityscape

Gold at the end of the rainbow: Kyiv’s colourful housing wins at the World Architecture Festival

Gold at the end of the rainbow: Kyiv’s colourful housing wins at the World Architecture Festival

Check out the ‘futuristic’ new Orthodox church being built in Moscow

Check out the ‘futuristic’ new Orthodox church being built in Moscow

Inside Warsaw’s fixation on the Palace of Culture and Science, the socialist skyscraper in a capitalist city

Inside Warsaw’s fixation on the Palace of Culture and Science, the socialist skyscraper in a capitalist city

The inside story of Tatarstan’s remarkable, controversial green urban revolution

The inside story of Tatarstan’s remarkable, controversial green urban revolution

Get a glimpse of Tallinn’s futuristic new railway station, courtesy of Zaha Hadid

Get a glimpse of Tallinn’s futuristic new railway station, courtesy of Zaha Hadid

This curved wooden terrace carves an elegant path through Latvia's picturesque forest

This curved wooden terrace carves an elegant path through Latvia’s picturesque forest

Bring socialist modernism home with these miniature, build-your-own tower blocks

Bring socialist modernism home with these miniature, build-your-own tower blocks

What’s behind the recent craze for Yugoslavia’s modern architecture?

What’s behind the recent craze for Yugoslavia’s modern architecture?

After overthrowing its government and changing its name, North Macedonia faces up to the urban crisis in Skopje

After overthrowing its government and changing its name, North Macedonia faces up to the urban crisis in Skopje

‘I had to fight for everything’: Maxim Calujac on the battle to reshape Moldova’s urban spaces

‘I had to fight for everything’: Maxim Calujac on the battle to reshape Moldova’s urban spaces

This twisting timber pavilion is a must see at Tallinn Architecture Biennale

This twisting timber pavilion is a must see at Tallinn Architecture Biennale

Trace the architectural history of space travel with this new guide to lunar design

Trace the architectural history of space travel with this new guide to lunar design