Lucía de la Torre

Lucia is The Calvert Journal’s Staff Writer. She is studying for an MFA in documentary film at Open City Docs at UCL, where she also got her Bachelors in Anthropology and Eastern European studies.

Aliens, conspiracies and Tinder romance: the Riga Photography Biennial launches its 2021 edition

Aliens, conspiracies and Tinder romance: the Riga Photography Biennial launches its 2021 edition

Set in a fictional post-war Ukraine, Atlantis is a dystopian parable of our near future | Film of the Week

Set in a fictional post-war Ukraine, Atlantis is a dystopian parable of our near future | Film of the Week

Online festival of Russian-language films is a spine-tingling treat for horror lovers

Online festival of Russian-language films is a spine-tingling treat for horror lovers

La vie en collage: these surreal artworks are a poetic interrogation of reality

La vie en collage: these surreal artworks are a poetic interrogation of reality

Kultrab’s latest collection is raising money for people arrested at Russia’s anti-corruption protests

Kultrab’s latest collection is raising money for people arrested at Russia’s anti-corruption protests

Take the edge off 2021 with a healthy dose of Hungarian funk-soul

Take the edge off 2021 with a healthy dose of Hungarian funk-soul

The Calvert Journal wins best designed site at the Drum Online Media Awards

The Calvert Journal wins best designed site at the Drum Online Media Awards

Deepfake analysis and robot dystopias: short films from Eastern Europe to watch online

Deepfake analysis and robot dystopias: short films from Eastern Europe to watch online

An innovative pop-up synagogue in Ukraine pays tribute to Jewish communities

An innovative pop-up synagogue in Ukraine pays tribute to Jewish communities

Bake it till you make it: Polish photographer wins top food photo prize for apple pie shot

Bake it till you make it: Polish photographer wins top food photo prize for apple pie shot

Armenian artist Sarko Meené wants you to break free from digital distractions through serene watercolours

Armenian artist Sarko Meené wants you to break free from digital distractions through serene watercolours

A virtual exhibition celebrates the overlooked legacy of Soviet women photographers

A virtual exhibition celebrates the overlooked legacy of Soviet women photographers

Cream Soda’s new music video is a hypnotic AI-generated journey into the complexity of human emotions

Cream Soda’s new music video is a hypnotic AI-generated journey into the complexity of human emotions

This curated art platform is fighting exclusivity in the art market

This curated art platform is fighting exclusivity in the art market

Letter from Yerevan: as the clouds of conflict fade, creativity offers new hope

Letter from Yerevan: as the clouds of conflict fade, creativity offers new hope

7 Eastern European films to watch on Netflix right now

7 Eastern European films to watch on Netflix right now

Monotowns: a photographic portrait of post-industrial Russia

Monotowns: a photographic portrait of post-industrial Russia

Submissions now open for The Calvert Journal Film Festival 2021

Submissions now open for The Calvert Journal Film Festival 2021

Endless horizons: a short film captures the beauty and battle of climbing Mount Elbrus

Endless horizons: a short film captures the beauty and battle of climbing Mount Elbrus

Eartheater’s latest music video is a sexual awakening on the streets of Kyiv

Eartheater’s latest music video is a sexual awakening on the streets of Kyiv

Novosibirsk’s modernist legacy — in dance

Novosibirsk’s modernist legacy — in dance

Your chance to invest in Armenian art and photography

Your chance to invest in Armenian art and photography

Russian director withdraws from festival after opposition leader Navalny nominated for prize

Russian director withdraws from festival after opposition leader Navalny nominated for prize

Polish designer imagines a sustainable workspace on Krakow’s river

Polish designer imagines a sustainable workspace on Krakow’s river

The passion projects revolutionising culture in the Armenian capital

The passion projects revolutionising culture in the Armenian capital

 The Armenian visionaries fighting to create a new contemporary culture for Yerevan

The Armenian visionaries fighting to create a new contemporary culture for Yerevan

Slovenian architecture studio unveils its vision of an artist’s dream house

Slovenian architecture studio unveils its vision of an artist’s dream house

Conspiracy theories and deepfakes: 3 Russian contemporary art shows reimagine a post-Covid world

Conspiracy theories and deepfakes: 3 Russian contemporary art shows reimagine a post-Covid world

Bridging stories: the Instagram account bringing Armenia and Turkey together through photography

Bridging stories: the Instagram account bringing Armenia and Turkey together through photography

The NFT art series bringing abandoned Soviet sanatoria back to life

The NFT art series bringing abandoned Soviet sanatoria back to life

From the office to the rave: a Ukrainian brand reinvents modern workwear

From the office to the rave: a Ukrainian brand reinvents modern workwear

Radar Russia: get to know Russia’s emerging musicians on Spotify

Radar Russia: get to know Russia’s emerging musicians on Spotify

War, climate change and LGBTQ+ rights: the Eastern European photographers nominated for the 2021 World Press Photo Contest

War, climate change and LGBTQ+ rights: the Eastern European photographers nominated for the 2021 World Press Photo Contest