Picture essay

Photos of young people partying through the decades at one Russian village disco

Photos of young people partying through the decades at one Russian village disco

These photographs give a glimpse into into the lives of Ceaușescu’s orphans, 30 years on

These photographs give a glimpse into into the lives of Ceaușescu’s orphans, 30 years on

One photographer traces Moscow’s architectural history through its iconic metro stations

One photographer traces Moscow’s architectural history through its iconic metro stations

Voyage into the uncharted waters of teenage life with photographer Ieva Raudsepa

Voyage into the uncharted waters of teenage life with photographer Ieva Raudsepa

Lofty statues and roadside oddities: what can we learn about Russia in Moscow’s margins?

Lofty statues and roadside oddities: what can we learn about Russia in Moscow’s margins?

Life above the Arctic circle: when the resources run dry, how will the people of the Kola Peninsula survive? 

Life above the Arctic circle: when the resources run dry, how will the people of the Kola Peninsula survive? 

How one Russian family showed this British photographer the links that truly bind us

How one Russian family showed this British photographer the links that truly bind us

The Velvet Revolution in photos: relive the fall of communism in Czechoslovakia in 12 iconic images 

The Velvet Revolution in photos: relive the fall of communism in Czechoslovakia in 12 iconic images 

From a continent in crisis, how do emerging European photographers see the rest of the world?

From a continent in crisis, how do emerging European photographers see the rest of the world?

See the boundary between the real and the imagined dissolve in these haunting photographs

See the boundary between the real and the imagined dissolve in these haunting photographs