St Petersburg

Magnum photographers capture 7 decades of Russian life, from Stalin’s rule to today’s pandemic

Magnum photographers capture 7 decades of Russian life, from Stalin’s rule to today’s pandemic

Tatar Baroque: one artist is transforming Russian fairytales into daring contemporary fashion

Tatar Baroque: one artist is transforming Russian fairytales into daring contemporary fashion

5 Russian media artists rethinking our relationship with the spaces we live in

5 Russian media artists rethinking our relationship with the spaces we live in

New Now: a programme of online talks seeks to find answers to the dilemmas of our rapidly-changing world

New Now: a programme of online talks seeks to find answers to the dilemmas of our rapidly-changing world

Sculptures of our time: one artist’s mesmerising portraits of collective human movement

Sculptures of our time: one artist’s mesmerising portraits of collective human movement

Eat at St Petersburg’s minimalist restaurant for nature-lovers | The Escapist

Eat at St Petersburg’s minimalist restaurant for nature-lovers | The Escapist

These portraits demonstrate the true diversity of Russian society, and the challenges still faced by minorities

These portraits demonstrate the true diversity of Russian society, and the challenges still faced by minorities

Balabanov’s ganster film ‘Brat’ shook, explained and defined 90s Russia | Film of the Week

Balabanov’s ganster film ‘Brat’ shook, explained and defined 90s Russia | Film of the Week

6 artists explore what it means to be human amid an uncertain future

6 artists explore what it means to be human amid an uncertain future

Anna Akhmatova: where to start with her literature

Anna Akhmatova: where to start with her literature

Secret histories: LGBTQ life in pre-revolutionary Russia

Secret histories: LGBTQ life in pre-revolutionary Russia

Queer St Petersburg: dispatches from the front lines of Russia’s LGBTQ creative revolution

Queer St Petersburg: dispatches from the front lines of Russia’s LGBTQ creative revolution

Watch Hanna & Kerttu’s poetic music video tribute to St Petersburg

Watch Hanna & Kerttu’s poetic music video tribute to St Petersburg

Yav: the street art collective running out of patience in the fight for social change

Yav: the street art collective running out of patience in the fight for social change

Out of patience: street art appears in St Petersburg, and then disappears 9 hours later

Out of patience: street art appears in St Petersburg, and then disappears 9 hours later

This Russian label is making adjustable agender clothing to fight fast fashion

This Russian label is making adjustable agender clothing to fight fast fashion

One photographer gets up close and personal with Russia’s youth

One photographer gets up close and personal with Russia’s youth

St Petersburg cafe gets shut by police for (not) hosting queer film screening

St Petersburg cafe gets shut by police for (not) hosting queer film screening

This zine shows the struggles of street cats by turning strays into cover stars

This zine shows the struggles of street cats by turning strays into cover stars

Sputniks and slot machines: take a tour of St Petersburg’s Udelka flea market

Sputniks and slot machines: take a tour of St Petersburg’s Udelka flea market