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Free the Pussy! Discover the new Pussy Riot exhibition storming Edinburgh

19 July 2018 · Russia
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  • Image: Pussy Riot by Jamie Reid

  • Image: Putin Is a Dickhead by Wendy Saunders

  • Image: Let Our Sisters Go by Layla Sailor

  • Image: Fear Not by John Keane

  • Image: Free the Pussy by Billy Chyldish

A new exhibition celebrating Russian protest group Pussy Riot is set to open in Edinburgh next month.

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Radio Free Europe announces return to Bulgaria and Romania

19 July 2018 · Bulgaria · Romania
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Image: Wing1990hk under a CC licence

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) has announced plans to return to Bulgaria and Romania in a self-described bid to “debunk fake news” in the east Balkans.

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This Hungarian artist is creating designer wallpaper from used plastic straws

18 July 2018 · Hungary
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  • Image: Katalin Huszár

  • Image: Katalin Huszár

  • Image: Katalin Huszár

  • Image: Katalin Huszár

  • Image: Katalin Huszár

The war against plastic straws officially hit the mainstream this summer, with retail giants such as Starbucks and IKEA promising to banish the throwaway items from their stores.

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Discover the archive photo project blending past and present in Budapest

18 July 2018 · Budapest · Hungary
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  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1980/2011)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1962/2014)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1959/2011)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1936/2012)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1967/2013)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1930/2016)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1911/2014)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1962/2012)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1952/2014)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1957/2014)

  • Image: Zoltan Kerenyi/Fortepan.hu (1980/2012)

Hungarian architect Zoltan Kerenyi has spent years painstakingly piecing together a complex jigsaw of Budapest’s past.

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New London exhibition delves into the science behind Russia’s royal murders

17 July 2018 · Russia
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A new exhibition piecing together the the grisly execution of Russia’s royal family is set to open at the London Science Museum.

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Czech archbishop sues Brno theatre over explicit religious play

17 July 2018 · Brno · Czechia
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One of Czechia’s leading religious figures is set to a sue a theatre in Brno for two R-rated productions featuring explicit scenes of Jesus Christ.

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Discover Polish feminism and photography with Calvert 22 Foundation

16 July 2018 · Poland
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Image: Zofia Rydet

A special event delving into modern Polish art is taking place in London at Calvert 22 Foundation.

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Pussy Riot crashed the World Cup Final with a poetry-inspired pitch invasion

16 July 2018 · Moscow · Russia
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Russian activist group Pussy Riot have claimed responsibility for gatecrashing Sunday’s World Cup final, with a four-man pitch invasion inspired by one of Russia’s greatest modern artists.

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If you’re a celebrity, the greatest gift of all is a lifelike sculpture made of marble and hair

13 July 2018 · Lithuania
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  • Image: ASPENCROW/ JD Malat Gallery

  • Image: ASPENCROW/ JD Malat Gallery

  • Image: ASPENCROW/ JD Malat Gallery

  • Image: ASPENCROW/ JD Malat Gallery

It’s the 30th birthday present every celebrity needs: a life-size 3D portrait that channels inspiration Italy’s Renaissance masters.

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Embrace creative freedom with this year’s Bird in Flight Prize

12 July 2018 · Russia · Ukraine
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Photographers who push the boundaries of visual art are being called to apply for the 2018 Bird in Flight Prize.

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