Art & Culture

Latvian singer Waterflower is serving pure, plant-based pop

Routes: a humanising look at migrants’ journeys across the Balkans

Routes: a humanising look at migrants’ journeys across the Balkans

Nonconformist Ukrainian painter, Alexander Dubovik, stayed true to himself | Calvert Reads

Nonconformist Ukrainian painter, Alexander Dubovik, stayed true to himself | Calvert Reads

‘Fear of wrongful conviction:’ 2 poems by Latvian poet Jelena Glazova

‘Fear of wrongful conviction:’ 2 poems by Latvian poet Jelena Glazova

Rediscovering Boris Poplavsky: poet, exile and enfant terrible of Russia’s Silver Age

Rediscovering Boris Poplavsky: poet, exile and enfant terrible of Russia’s Silver Age

Road to Paris follows the sequin-studded ballroom odyssey of one Ukrainian family in the 1990s

Road to Paris follows the sequin-studded ballroom odyssey of one Ukrainian family in the 1990s

Directed by Garo Berberian, Taniel is a cinematic ode to an Armenian poetic luminary

Directed by Garo Berberian, Taniel is a cinematic ode to an Armenian poetic luminary

A party, a tragedy and existential comedowns: Knives is a generation anthem created from disaster

A party, a tragedy and existential comedowns: Knives is a generation anthem created from disaster

History of Civilisation is a meditative short film on the pains of leaving things behind | Film of the Week

History of Civilisation is a meditative short film on the pains of leaving things behind | Film of the Week

Journey to the North Pole with this artist’s visual diary

Journey to the North Pole with this artist’s visual diary

How Slovene author and adventurer Alma Karlin travelled solo across the globe — and fought the Nazis

How Slovene author and adventurer Alma Karlin travelled solo across the globe — and fought the Nazis

Rhythms of Lost Time: an otherworldly journey in the fight to preserve Tajikistan’s ancient musical rituals

Rhythms of Lost Time: an otherworldly journey in the fight to preserve Tajikistan’s ancient musical rituals

Can you believe? Watch Polish-Chinese musical artist Ai fen’s ethereal ode to the past year

Can you believe? Watch Polish-Chinese musical artist Ai fen’s ethereal ode to the past year

In the Name of Love: the story behind the erotic Latvian self-help guide that brought sex to the USSR

In the Name of Love: the story behind the erotic Latvian self-help guide that brought sex to the USSR

Wisława Szymborska: where to start with her literature

Wisława Szymborska: where to start with her literature

How the discovery of a 1941 amateur 8mm camera roll unearthed the history of Warsaw’s ghetto

How the discovery of a 1941 amateur 8mm camera roll unearthed the history of Warsaw’s ghetto

50 years of Cheburashka: why the Soviet Union’s best-loved cartoon character is still winning hearts after half a century

50 years of Cheburashka: why the Soviet Union’s best-loved cartoon character is still winning hearts after half a century

Listen to a one-hour techno set from the top of Chernobyl’s sister nuclear power plant

Listen to a one-hour techno set from the top of Chernobyl’s sister nuclear power plant

‘What are our poets smiling at?’ 2 poems by Slovenian poet Aleš Šteger

‘What are our poets smiling at?’ 2 poems by Slovenian poet Aleš Šteger

Nunki Bay Starship provides mellow jazz for wandering minds

Nunki Bay Starship provides mellow jazz for wandering minds