Culture

Once upon a time in the East: a genre-bending Polish dystopia offers a parable for our troubled times

Once upon a time in the East: a genre-bending Polish dystopia offers a parable for our troubled times

6 Roma creatives talk art, identity, and the fight for equality in Romania

6 Roma creatives talk art, identity, and the fight for equality in Romania

The transformation of Europe through the eyes of Romanian visual artists 

The transformation of Europe through the eyes of Romanian visual artists 

Watch the trailer for Kirill Serebrennikov’s latest film Petrov’s Flu

Watch the trailer for Kirill Serebrennikov’s latest film Petrov’s Flu

6 contemporary Georgian poems that embrace life

6 contemporary Georgian poems that embrace life

Get to know Armenian culture with contemporary folk beats, political documentaries and surreal novels

Get to know Armenian culture with contemporary folk beats, political documentaries and surreal novels

How Marcell Jankovics’ psychedelic animation lights a path for artists in an age of rising authoritarianism

How Marcell Jankovics’ psychedelic animation lights a path for artists in an age of rising authoritarianism

Posters against authoritarian rule appear in Warsaw ahead of Polish Presidential elections

Posters against authoritarian rule appear in Warsaw ahead of Polish Presidential elections

Melania Trump statue set on fire in Slovenia

Melania Trump statue set on fire in Slovenia

Summer picnic: from challah to honey cake, here are 3 recipes to include in your garden spread

Summer picnic: from challah to honey cake, here are 3 recipes to include in your garden spread

Get to know Georgian culture with Gen-Z tunes, arthouse films and dark comedy

Get to know Georgian culture with Gen-Z tunes, arthouse films and dark comedy

The Painted Bird: the search for truth — and hope — in Jerzy Kosiński’s grotesque wartime masterpiece

The Painted Bird: the search for truth — and hope — in Jerzy Kosiński’s grotesque wartime masterpiece

Build your own Christo sculpture at home with an augmented reality app

Build your own Christo sculpture at home with an augmented reality app

The evolution of ŠKART, the Serbian art collective forging communities through war and peace

The evolution of ŠKART, the Serbian art collective forging communities through war and peace

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

‘Goofy, free, imperfect.’ How the 80s forged an aesthetic for Kate NV

‘Goofy, free, imperfect.’ How the 80s forged an aesthetic for Kate NV

12 era-defining artworks that trace shifting perspectives in modern Bulgaria

12 era-defining artworks that trace shifting perspectives in modern Bulgaria

4 summer poems to make you feel free 

4 summer poems to make you feel free 

‘He hit his head on purpose.’ A Russian cartoon denounces police brutality

‘He hit his head on purpose.’ A Russian cartoon denounces police brutality

A Russian art collector offers to buy America’s controversial statues

A Russian art collector offers to buy America’s controversial statues