Design

Eastern European design is forward-thinking. What is holding it back?

Eastern European design is forward-thinking. What is holding it back?

To combat Poland’s culture of shame, one designer is creating educational sex toys

To combat Poland’s culture of shame, one designer is creating educational sex toys

These sex-positive plaster casts are transforming private parts into public art

These sex-positive plaster casts are transforming private parts into public art

These award-winning Lithuanian designs could be your next lifestyle must-have

These award-winning Lithuanian designs could be your next lifestyle must-have

Would you wear this avant-garde jewellery to protect your identity from CCTV?

Would you wear this avant-garde jewellery to protect your identity from CCTV?

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

This St Petersburg design team want your bong to have pride of place in your home

This St Petersburg design team want your bong to have pride of place in your home

This Airbnb rental is designed to look like a set from HBO’s Chernobyl

This Airbnb rental is designed to look like a set from HBO’s Chernobyl

Brutalism meets fairytale chic with these lamps made from moss, crystals, and concrete

Brutalism meets fairytale chic with these lamps made from moss, crystals, and concrete

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

Celebrate some weird and whimsical holidays with these colourful Polish stamp designs

Celebrate some weird and whimsical holidays with these colourful Polish stamp designs

Discover the geometric allure of Romania’s socialist-era tile work

Discover the geometric allure of Romania’s socialist-era tile work

Think you can design a new logo for Montenegro?

Think you can design a new logo for Montenegro?

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

Check out the cuddly new mascots from Russia’s Olympic Committee

Check out the cuddly new mascots from Russia’s Olympic Committee

This Narkomfin-inspired rug takes 3 months to weave (and it could be yours)

This Narkomfin-inspired rug takes 3 months to weave (and it could be yours)

Explore the bleak and beautiful at St Petersburg’s legendary Udelka flea market

Explore the bleak and beautiful at St Petersburg’s legendary Udelka flea market