Interview

Rare photos of Poles in 1970s Britain chronicle a forgotten first generation of Eastern European migration

Rare photos of Poles in 1970s Britain chronicle a forgotten first generation of Eastern European migration

Director Romas Zabarauskas on breaking boundaries in Baltic film in a decade of queer cinema

Director Romas Zabarauskas on breaking boundaries in Baltic film in a decade of queer cinema

How one Russian rock concert transformed into an international movement against domestic abuse

How one Russian rock concert transformed into an international movement against domestic abuse

Meet the Kazakh boxing champ mixing self-defence classes with legal help for women

Meet the Kazakh boxing champ mixing self-defence classes with legal help for women

Lithuania’s rising opera singer talks feminist Carmen, gruelling training, and how talking equal pay is still taboo 

Lithuania’s rising opera singer talks feminist Carmen, gruelling training, and how talking equal pay is still taboo 

Director Radu Jude is harnessing old propaganda to celebrate Romania’s forgotten dissident heroes

Director Radu Jude is harnessing old propaganda to celebrate Romania’s forgotten dissident heroes

Listen to Russia’s new generation of electronic talent with this exhilarating mix from #internetghetto

Listen to Russia’s new generation of electronic talent with this exhilarating mix from #internetghetto

Balkan and botoxed: one playwright holds up a mirror to Serbian beauty ideals and the result isn't pretty

Balkan and botoxed: one playwright holds up a mirror to Serbian beauty ideals and the result isn’t pretty

Discover the overlooked women artists who changed art history in Armenia and the world

Discover the overlooked women artists who changed art history in Armenia and the world

Soviet housing is finally getting a smart tech makeover. All hail the ‘Smartovka’

Soviet housing is finally getting a smart tech makeover. All hail the ‘Smartovka’

Tashkent's first documentary photo gallery is striking out into new and untested waters

Tashkent’s first documentary photo gallery is striking out into new and untested waters

Hot dog joint? Time capsule? The sad decline of Eastern Europe’s iconic K67 kiosks

Hot dog joint? Time capsule? The sad decline of Eastern Europe’s iconic K67 kiosks

‘Of course I was afraid’: 4 cultural figures remember 1989, the year that crushed the Eastern Bloc 

‘Of course I was afraid’: 4 cultural figures remember 1989, the year that crushed the Eastern Bloc 

As Budapest’s only feminist and LGBTQ-friendly art space, FERi gallery is a liberal island in conservative waters

As Budapest’s only feminist and LGBTQ-friendly art space, FERi gallery is a liberal island in conservative waters

‘Propaganda is cheap’: what can Agnieszka Holland’s film on exposing Stalin’s crimes teach us about the truth today?

‘Propaganda is cheap’: what can Agnieszka Holland’s film on exposing Stalin’s crimes teach us about the truth today?

Remember the Yugo? We took the tiny 80s car on a multi-country odyssey from Serbia to New York and beyond

Remember the Yugo? We took the tiny 80s car on a multi-country odyssey from Serbia to New York and beyond

Armenia’s first feminist podcast is fighting on new frontiers for the country’s post-revolutionary culture

Armenia’s first feminist podcast is fighting on new frontiers for the country’s post-revolutionary culture

Rus Khasanov’s mesmerising paint droplets appear effortless — but take months of work

Rus Khasanov’s mesmerising paint droplets appear effortless — but take months of work

This artist reimagined the Teletubbies as Kardashian wannabes, and we just can’t get enough

This artist reimagined the Teletubbies as Kardashian wannabes, and we just can’t get enough

Take a deep dive into the everyday objects that showcase Yugoslav design at its best

Take a deep dive into the everyday objects that showcase Yugoslav design at its best