Poland

 Sleighing it: the ultimate Calvert gift guide for a cosy and concrete-inspired Christmas

Sleighing it: the ultimate Calvert gift guide for a cosy and concrete-inspired Christmas

Extinction Rebellion is taking root in Eastern Europe. Here’s what they’re fighting for

Extinction Rebellion is taking root in Eastern Europe. Here’s what they’re fighting for

‘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 

5 minute guide to Kraków: Poland’s second city has a medieval heart and a future-forward culture

5 minute guide to Kraków: Poland’s second city has a medieval heart and a future-forward culture

‘Why didn’t I admit to being Polish?’ Brexit has divided Poles in Britain — and we need to talk about it

‘Why didn’t I admit to being Polish?’ Brexit has divided Poles in Britain — and we need to talk about it

The fascinating history of Polish migration to South America

The fascinating history of Polish migration to South America

Inside Warsaw’s fixation on the Palace of Culture and Science, the socialist skyscraper in a capitalist city

Inside Warsaw’s fixation on the Palace of Culture and Science, the socialist skyscraper in a capitalist city

Bring socialist modernism home with these miniature, build-your-own tower blocks

Bring socialist modernism home with these miniature, build-your-own tower blocks

Why 70s art provocateur Maria Pinińska-Bereś is still so relevant in today’s Poland

Why 70s art provocateur Maria Pinińska-Bereś is still so relevant in today’s Poland

Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk flies high with Nobel Prize win

Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk flies high with Nobel Prize win

The female gaze behind the Iron Curtain: the brilliant archive of Joanna Helander

The female gaze behind the Iron Curtain: the brilliant archive of Joanna Helander

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

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

‘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?

Poland’s rising star of fiction conjures a consumerist dystopia that will make you laugh and cry

Poland’s rising star of fiction conjures a consumerist dystopia that will make you laugh and cry

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

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 designers prove that Polish fashion is more political than ever

These designers prove that Polish fashion is more political than ever

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

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

Discover Poland’s coastal delights with our guide to Gdańsk, Gdynia, and Sopot

Discover Poland’s coastal delights with our guide to Gdańsk, Gdynia, and Sopot

Enter the whimsical, neon-hued world of Polish tattoo artist Dżo Lama

Enter the whimsical, neon-hued world of Polish tattoo artist Dżo Lama