Lucía de la Torre

Lucia is The Calvert Journal’s editorial intern. She is studying for a Masters in documentary film at Open City Docs at UCL, where she also got her Bachelors in Anthropology and Eastern European studies. Before moving to London, Lucia lived in Dilijan, Armenia.

Eastern Bloc architecture: colossal libraries | part 3

Eastern Bloc architecture: colossal libraries | part 3

Get to know Armenian culture with contemporary folk beats, political documentaries and surreal novels

Get to know Armenian culture with contemporary folk beats, political documentaries and surreal novels

A Russian art collector offers to buy America’s controversial statues

A Russian art collector offers to buy America’s controversial statues

Stockholm museum to return stolen 16th-century painting to Poland

Stockholm museum to return stolen 16th-century painting to Poland

Eastern Bloc architecture: futuristic hotels and avant-garde resorts | part 1

Eastern Bloc architecture: futuristic hotels and avant-garde resorts | part 1

The Calvert Journal and ArchDaily launch new series celebrating socialist architecture

The Calvert Journal and ArchDaily launch new series celebrating socialist architecture

Capturing the quietly fabulous worlds of fashion designers in quarantine

Capturing the quietly fabulous worlds of fashion designers in quarantine

A Romanian shoemaker designs size 75 social distancing shoes

A Romanian shoemaker designs size 75 social distancing shoes

A project on motherhood by Russian photographer scoops first prize at 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

A project on motherhood by Russian photographer scoops first prize at 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art to use empty exhibition space for an arthouse film

Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art to use empty exhibition space for an arthouse film

The best Eastern European arthouse films available to watch online

The best Eastern European arthouse films available to watch online

Russian Film Week shorts to watch online for free

Russian Film Week shorts to watch online for free

A genetically modified blood sucking leech-phone: the uncanny future of smartphones

A genetically modified blood sucking leech-phone: the uncanny future of smartphones

A feast for the eyes: 10 cookbooks to add to your kitchen shelf

A feast for the eyes: 10 cookbooks to add to your kitchen shelf

Gogol’s nose and accidental luxury: Eastern European animations at the upcoming online Annecy Film Festival

Gogol’s nose and accidental luxury: Eastern European animations at the upcoming online Annecy Film Festival

Embrace the stark beauty of brutalist-inspired jewellery straight from Belgrade

Embrace the stark beauty of brutalist-inspired jewellery straight from Belgrade

Watch this rare Armenian-Azerbaijani documentary seeking to bridge competing narratives over the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Watch this rare Armenian-Azerbaijani documentary seeking to bridge competing narratives over the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

What will the ‘new normal’ look like for contemporary art?

What will the ‘new normal’ look like for contemporary art?

Corona Diaries: moving and meditative, these short films portray life under lockdown in Prishtina

Corona Diaries: moving and meditative, these short films portray life under lockdown in Prishtina

A secret exhibition in the backwoods of Budapest asks how we can heal our connection to nature

A secret exhibition in the backwoods of Budapest asks how we can heal our connection to nature

Art in the age of Zoom: explore the video call collage unravelling the complexities of the digital age

Art in the age of Zoom: explore the video call collage unravelling the complexities of the digital age

Architecture magazines join forces to spotlight young architects’ sustainable urban transformations

Architecture magazines join forces to spotlight young architects’ sustainable urban transformations

Eastern European film festivals to participate in international 10-day streaming event

Eastern European film festivals to participate in international 10-day streaming event

Cinema from the south Caucasus: the best contemporary films available to watch online

Cinema from the south Caucasus: the best contemporary films available to watch online

This photography project shines a spotlight on Russian artists and activists in a time of crisis

This photography project shines a spotlight on Russian artists and activists in a time of crisis

Shot in a Soviet sanatorium, this music video reflects on isolation as escapism from our modern lives

Shot in a Soviet sanatorium, this music video reflects on isolation as escapism from our modern lives

4 Eastern European photographers win awards at the 2020 World Press Photo Contest

4 Eastern European photographers win awards at the 2020 World Press Photo Contest

Could it get any worse? Russian creatives imagine a Coronavirus-inspired dystopia

Could it get any worse? Russian creatives imagine a Coronavirus-inspired dystopia

Can storytelling help overcome war trauma? This Armenian film lab wants to reshape the narrative of the Syrian conflict

Can storytelling help overcome war trauma? This Armenian film lab wants to reshape the narrative of the Syrian conflict

Catch up with these Hungarian classics available to watch online

Catch up with these Hungarian classics available to watch online

Timely and thought-provoking, this film reflects what it’s like to struggle with mental health and isolation

Timely and thought-provoking, this film reflects what it’s like to struggle with mental health and isolation

Entries now open for the New East Photo Prize 2020

Entries now open for the New East Photo Prize 2020

Eat, sleep, online rave, repeat: a Yerevan nightclub is hosting a live DJ set

Eat, sleep, online rave, repeat: a Yerevan nightclub is hosting a live DJ set