Culture

Odesa’s literature museum is a radical tribute to the city’s multicultural, revolutionary history

Odesa’s literature museum is a radical tribute to the city’s multicultural, revolutionary history

‘I couldn’t have made this film if I lived in Georgia.’ The queer love story inspired by traditional dance

‘I couldn’t have made this film if I lived in Georgia.’ The queer love story inspired by traditional dance

Opening of Hermitage’s Moscow branch delayed until 2024

Opening of Hermitage’s Moscow branch delayed until 2024

Get a glimpse of the Kabakovs’ prize-winning Ship of Tolerance as it sets sail for London

Get a glimpse of the Kabakovs’ prize-winning Ship of Tolerance as it sets sail for London

This sci-fi thriller has just become the first Russian show on Netflix Originals

This sci-fi thriller has just become the first Russian show on Netflix Originals

In the face of official censure, Russia’s LGBTQ artists prove that their country has always been queer

In the face of official censure, Russia’s LGBTQ artists prove that their country has always been queer

After a turbulent decade for Hungarian techno, Budapest’s parties are flourishing against the odds

After a turbulent decade for Hungarian techno, Budapest’s parties are flourishing against the odds

Total Solidarity: listen to the electronic mixtape supporting LGBTQ rights in Poland

Total Solidarity: listen to the electronic mixtape supporting LGBTQ rights in Poland

Tito’s old yacht is being turned into a floating museum

Tito’s old yacht is being turned into a floating museum

Stop everything: Moscow’s Garage Museum cat has gone missing

Stop everything: Moscow’s Garage Museum cat has gone missing

In Budapest’s offbeat 8th district, gentrification and political pressure go hand in hand

In Budapest’s offbeat 8th district, gentrification and political pressure go hand in hand

In the face of official homophobia, Budapest’s queer clubs are defiantly hedonistic and inclusive

In the face of official homophobia, Budapest’s queer clubs are defiantly hedonistic and inclusive

Find out why this art-activist is leaving braids of human hair on the St Petersburg metro

Find out why this art-activist is leaving braids of human hair on the St Petersburg metro

Robot woodpeckers are coming to take over St Petersburg

Robot woodpeckers are coming to take over St Petersburg

Dance inside the ancient Georgian fortress getting ready to hold its first ever rave

Dance inside the ancient Georgian fortress getting ready to hold its first ever rave

Letter from Hungary: how the government’s cultural control is stifling Budapest’s creative spirit

Letter from Hungary: how the government’s cultural control is stifling Budapest’s creative spirit

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

This mesmerising digital art film imagines a future where your computer comes to life

This mesmerising digital art film imagines a future where your computer comes to life

This art project is helping evicted Roma families reclaim their ruined homes

This art project is helping evicted Roma families reclaim their ruined homes

Underground artists unite for Moscow gig in support of sisters at heart of controversial domestic abuse trial

Underground artists unite for Moscow gig in support of sisters at heart of controversial domestic abuse trial