Katie Davies

Katie Davies is News Editor of The Calvert Journal. She moved to Moscow after graduating from the University of Sheffield in 2014, where she worked as a reporter for The Moscow Times. Her freelance work includes bylines in The Guardian, The Independent and Vice News. You can follow her on Twitter here.

33 artists reimagine Moscow’s coat of arms for the 21st century

33 artists reimagine Moscow’s coat of arms for the 21st century

Watch as Moscow’s sprawling tramlines are reimagined as abstract art

Watch as Moscow’s sprawling tramlines are reimagined as abstract art

Rus Khasanov’s mesmerising paint droplets appear effortless — but take months of work

Rus Khasanov’s mesmerising paint droplets appear effortless — but take months of work

Why one Ukrainian artist is turning the scraps of a Soviet factory into second hand clothes

Why one Ukrainian artist is turning the scraps of a Soviet factory into second hand clothes

 It was called ‘Ark D-0’: take a glimpse into Tito’s secret bunker with the explorer-filmmakers uncovering Yugoslavia’s ruins

It was called ‘Ark D-0’: take a glimpse into Tito’s secret bunker with the explorer-filmmakers uncovering Yugoslavia’s ruins

Remember signet rings? Statement jewellery is back with a vengeance in Georgia

Remember signet rings? Statement jewellery is back with a vengeance in Georgia

The power of football is helping this flood-hit village find new life

The power of football is helping this flood-hit village find new life

This artist reimagined the Teletubbies as Kardashian wannabes, and we just can’t get enough

This artist reimagined the Teletubbies as Kardashian wannabes, and we just can’t get enough

Meet the artists grappling with the never-ending battle between light and darkness

Meet the artists grappling with the never-ending battle between light and darkness

Join our discussion on photography, immigration, and the European identity crisis

Join our discussion on photography, immigration, and the European identity crisis

This translucent tent transforms into a cinema underneath the stars

This translucent tent transforms into a cinema underneath the stars

Kyiv Photo Book Fair is back and more international than ever

Kyiv Photo Book Fair is back and more international than ever

Listen to the ‘ghetto sci-fi’-styled drop from the duo tearing up Tbilisi’s hip-hop scene

Listen to the ‘ghetto sci-fi’-styled drop from the duo tearing up Tbilisi’s hip-hop scene

One photographer traces Moscow’s architectural history through its iconic metro stations

One photographer traces Moscow’s architectural history through its iconic metro stations

Opening of Hermitage’s Moscow branch delayed until 2024

Opening of Hermitage’s Moscow branch delayed until 2024

Get a glimpse of the Kabakovs’ prize-winning Ship of Tolerance as it sets sail for London

Get a glimpse of the Kabakovs’ prize-winning Ship of Tolerance as it sets sail for London

This sci-fi thriller has just become the first Russian show on Netflix Originals

This sci-fi thriller has just become the first Russian show on Netflix Originals

Moscow’s summer of protest: this fashion film brings streetwear back to its anti-authoritarian roots

Moscow’s summer of protest: this fashion film brings streetwear back to its anti-authoritarian roots

Dystopian drama The Handmaid’s Tale now has a Russian streetwear collab

Dystopian drama The Handmaid’s Tale now has a Russian streetwear collab

Take a deep dive into the everyday objects that showcase Yugoslav design at its best

Take a deep dive into the everyday objects that showcase Yugoslav design at its best

 Meet FEDOR, the robot about to fly to the International Space Station

Meet FEDOR, the robot about to fly to the International Space Station

Russians are using the power of memes to fund independent journalism

Russians are using the power of memes to fund independent journalism

Kazakhstan’s first LGBTQ magazine is committed to creating a community against the odds

Kazakhstan’s first LGBTQ magazine is committed to creating a community against the odds

Total Solidarity: listen to the electronic mixtape supporting LGBTQ rights in Poland

Total Solidarity: listen to the electronic mixtape supporting LGBTQ rights in Poland

Soon you’ll be able to drink radiation-free moonshine from Chernobyl grain

Soon you’ll be able to drink radiation-free moonshine from Chernobyl grain

Take to the skies to experience the New East’s hidden architectural beauty

Take to the skies to experience the New East’s hidden architectural beauty

Tito’s old yacht is being turned into a floating museum

Tito’s old yacht is being turned into a floating museum

Stop everything: Moscow’s Garage Museum cat has gone missing

Stop everything: Moscow’s Garage Museum cat has gone missing

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

Get your hands on an AI-designed t-shirt that’s guaranteed to be unique

Get your hands on an AI-designed t-shirt that’s guaranteed to be unique

Find out why this art-activist is leaving braids of human hair on the St Petersburg metro

Find out why this art-activist is leaving braids of human hair on the St Petersburg metro

Enter the whimsical, neon-hued world of Polish tattoo artist Dżo Lama

Enter the whimsical, neon-hued world of Polish tattoo artist Dżo Lama

Robot woodpeckers are coming to take over St Petersburg

Robot woodpeckers are coming to take over St Petersburg