Romania

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

Will the real macho man please stand up? Talking masculinity and fashion in Romania with designer Lucian Varvaroi

Will the real macho man please stand up? Talking masculinity and fashion in Romania with designer Lucian Varvaroi

What does a lake dream about? This year, London’s off-beat Short Film Festival takes a mythical excursion

What does a lake dream about? This year, London’s off-beat Short Film Festival takes a mythical excursion

Dancing with bears: and 11 other suprising but great festive traditions from the New East

Dancing with bears: and 11 other suprising but great festive traditions from the New East

These 5 books lay bare what life was really like when communism fell in Eastern Europe

These 5 books lay bare what life was really like when communism fell in Eastern Europe

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

Visit an eccentric underground museum in Timişoara modelled on a typical household in socialist Romania | The Escapist 

Visit an eccentric underground museum in Timişoara modelled on a typical household in socialist Romania | The Escapist 

A digital archive is recovering half a century of communist Romania’s eclectic visual culture

A digital archive is recovering half a century of communist Romania’s eclectic visual culture

‘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 

Outraged by Greta Thunberg haters? So is satirical doodler Dan Perjovschi

Outraged by Greta Thunberg haters? So is satirical doodler Dan Perjovschi

Bucharest modernism: one photographer’s quest to capture the crumbling architectural legacy of Romania’s capital

Bucharest modernism: one photographer’s quest to capture the crumbling architectural legacy of Romania’s capital

Romania’s oddball auteur whistles a different tune with his new take on noir

Romania’s oddball auteur whistles a different tune with his new take on noir

5-minute guide to Bucharest: monumental opulence meets buzzing artistic vibes in Romania’s capital

5-minute guide to Bucharest: monumental opulence meets buzzing artistic vibes in Romania’s capital

Meet the former influencer behind a new body positive clothing brand in Romania

Meet the former influencer behind a new body positive clothing brand in Romania

Summer playlist: 10 scorching New East hits to bring some sun to your soundrack

Summer playlist: 10 scorching New East hits to bring some sun to your soundrack

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

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

A new crop of Romanian photographers is taking over Europe’s festival for young talent

A new crop of Romanian photographers is taking over Europe’s festival for young talent

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

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

Estonia jumps up Europe’s innovation rankings as Romania and Bulgaria lag behind

Estonia jumps up Europe’s innovation rankings as Romania and Bulgaria lag behind

This Romanian designer is turning old Nikes into kitten heels with kick

This Romanian designer is turning old Nikes into kitten heels with kick