Design

Meet the architect turning Estonia into a skateboarder’s paradise

Meet the architect turning Estonia into a skateboarder’s paradise

Wunderwerk: the experimental architects reimagining the future for Tbilisi

Wunderwerk: the experimental architects reimagining the future for Tbilisi

The pleasing beauty of Soviet-era wallpaper

The pleasing beauty of Soviet-era wallpaper

At home near Chernobyl: the kitsch interiors of a former Soviet ‘urban utopia’

At home near Chernobyl: the kitsch interiors of a former Soviet ‘urban utopia’

If Wes Anderson had an interior design Instagram account, this would be it

If Wes Anderson had an interior design Instagram account, this would be it

Makers of Siberia: meet the trailblazing entrepreneurs revolutionising Siberia's creative landscape

Makers of Siberia: meet the trailblazing entrepreneurs revolutionising Siberia’s creative landscape

Concrete reverie: from furniture to origami, this is Brutalism as you’ve never seen it before

Concrete reverie: from furniture to origami, this is Brutalism as you’ve never seen it before

Travel back to the 1930s with Moscow’s Soviet avant-garde Airbnb

Travel back to the 1930s with Moscow’s Soviet avant-garde Airbnb

Discover the intricate origami that helped one Romanian artist take on depression

Discover the intricate origami that helped one Romanian artist take on depression

It's time to go retro with these steampunk-style Nixie tube watches

It’s time to go retro with these steampunk-style Nixie tube watches

Off the wall: discover Georgia’s lost cinematic legacy through these rare film posters

Off the wall: discover Georgia’s lost cinematic legacy through these rare film posters

Andrzej Klimowski: the master of the Polish Poster School on his dark and lurid vision of cinema

Andrzej Klimowski: the master of the Polish Poster School on his dark and lurid vision of cinema

A New East Christmas: the Calvert guide to last-minute gifts this holiday season

A New East Christmas: the Calvert guide to last-minute gifts this holiday season

Make your arty friends jealous with this sleek and sustainable minimalist Christmas tree

Make your arty friends jealous with this sleek and sustainable minimalist Christmas tree

This Polish board game of pioneering women is the only present you’ll need this Christmas

This Polish board game of pioneering women is the only present you’ll need this Christmas

What is the post-Soviet? An essay on the term that caught the world’s attention

What is the post-Soviet? An essay on the term that caught the world’s attention

KOPI: minimal jewellery from Warsaw that’s bursting with character

KOPI: minimal jewellery from Warsaw that’s bursting with character

Blend bananas and blankets with bright and quirky homeware from Egle Zvirblyte

Blend bananas and blankets with bright and quirky homeware from Egle Zvirblyte

Meet the Prague design duo growing a chandelier from natural crystals

Meet the Prague design duo growing a chandelier from natural crystals

British sculptor's monument to Uzbek autocrat Islam Karimov unveiled in Moscow

British sculptor’s monument to Uzbek autocrat Islam Karimov unveiled in Moscow