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Urbanites and existential angst: the not quite figurative world of painter Sanya Kantarovsky

Urbanites and existential angst: the not quite figurative world of painter Sanya Kantarovsky

Selma Selman is the Bosnian artist breaking down cars, washing machines, and the patriarchy

Selma Selman is the Bosnian artist breaking down cars, washing machines, and the patriarchy

By reimagining the national dress, one artist shows what it really means to be a woman in modern Kazakhstan

By reimagining the national dress, one artist shows what it really means to be a woman in modern Kazakhstan

Digital nomads: how Gen-Z artist Anvar Musrepov is unearthing Kazakhstan’s history 

Digital nomads: how Gen-Z artist Anvar Musrepov is unearthing Kazakhstan’s history 

The other Nijinsky: the forgotten choreography of Bronislava Nijinska, the woman who pioneered movement in dance

The other Nijinsky: the forgotten choreography of Bronislava Nijinska, the woman who pioneered movement in dance

How the playful portraiture of 100-year-old Valentina Rusu Ciobanu captured a century of Moldovan life

How the playful portraiture of 100-year-old Valentina Rusu Ciobanu captured a century of Moldovan life

How Soviet artist Anna Andreeva found freedom from state censors in fabric

How Soviet artist Anna Andreeva found freedom from state censors in fabric

Remembering actor Mustafa Nadarevic, the anti-hero of Yugoslav and Bosnian cinema

Remembering actor Mustafa Nadarevic, the anti-hero of Yugoslav and Bosnian cinema

'I’m not nice anymore': meet the author behind North Macedonia's #MeToo movement

‘I’m not nice anymore’: meet the author behind North Macedonia’s #MeToo movement

Komikaze: the Croatian comic books carrying the legacy of the Yugoslav underground

Komikaze: the Croatian comic books carrying the legacy of the Yugoslav underground

How one photographer swapped priesthood for a life shooting Russia’s spiritual landscapes

How one photographer swapped priesthood for a life shooting Russia’s spiritual landscapes

Enter the honey-hued world of Georgia’s rising photographer — Luka Khabelashvili 

Enter the honey-hued world of Georgia’s rising photographer — Luka Khabelashvili 

As Lukashenko clings to power, a new initiative seeks to retrain Belarus’ riot police as computer programmers

As Lukashenko clings to power, a new initiative seeks to retrain Belarus’ riot police as computer programmers

The Kosovan painter capturing Yugoslavia’s socialist architecture beyond time and space

The Kosovan painter capturing Yugoslavia’s socialist architecture beyond time and space

Seizing the memes of production: philosopher Srećko Horvat on play in modern politics

Seizing the memes of production: philosopher Srećko Horvat on play in modern politics

The tragedy and heartbreak behind Russian pop triumph Mirèle

The tragedy and heartbreak behind Russian pop triumph Mirèle

‘Goofy, free, imperfect.’ How the 80s forged an aesthetic for Kate NV

‘Goofy, free, imperfect.’ How the 80s forged an aesthetic for Kate NV

From the ground up: the battle to transform Ukraine’s unloved buildings with cutting-edge design

From the ground up: the battle to transform Ukraine’s unloved buildings with cutting-edge design

In search of the essential: the life and music of Hungarian composer György Kurtág

In search of the essential: the life and music of Hungarian composer György Kurtág

From sketches to stage design, Franciszka Themerson’s improvised witty visuals knew no bounds

From sketches to stage design, Franciszka Themerson’s improvised witty visuals knew no bounds