Photography

How isolation inspired the quiet domestic photographs of Czechoslovakia’s enigmatic post-war artist

Help unravel the untold stories of sisterhood at a former Soviet textile mill in Estonia

Help unravel the untold stories of sisterhood at a former Soviet textile mill in Estonia

One photographer’s homage to Crimea and the women who inspire her

One photographer’s homage to Crimea and the women who inspire her

Immigration officers wanted proof my relationship was real. So I made it into an art project

Immigration officers wanted proof my relationship was real. So I made it into an art project

Sofia’s youth are cultivating an inclusive DIY party scene — you just need to know where to go

Sofia’s youth are cultivating an inclusive DIY party scene — you just need to know where to go

The price of choice: what I learned photographing women denied their reproductive rights across the globe

The price of choice: what I learned photographing women denied their reproductive rights across the globe

Koryo-Saram in America: meet the Korean-Uzbeks who fled prejudice in Russia and made Brooklyn their home 

Koryo-Saram in America: meet the Korean-Uzbeks who fled prejudice in Russia and made Brooklyn their home 

Both Russian and Irish, one photographer offers a tender exploration on being torn between two cultures 

Both Russian and Irish, one photographer offers a tender exploration on being torn between two cultures 

Photos of young people partying through the decades at one Russian village disco

Photos of young people partying through the decades at one Russian village disco

These photographs give a glimpse into into the lives of Ceaușescu’s orphans, 30 years on

These photographs give a glimpse into into the lives of Ceaușescu’s orphans, 30 years on

 We loved these 8 photo books above all others in 2019. Here’s why

We loved these 8 photo books above all others in 2019. Here’s why

Lofty statues and roadside oddities: what can we learn about Russia in Moscow’s margins?

Lofty statues and roadside oddities: what can we learn about Russia in Moscow’s margins?

Life above the Arctic circle: when the resources run dry, how will the people of the Kola Peninsula survive? 

Life above the Arctic circle: when the resources run dry, how will the people of the Kola Peninsula survive? 

The fascinating history of Polish migration to South America

The fascinating history of Polish migration to South America

Onboard an overnight ‘party’ ferry, Latvia’s youth sail into uncharted waters — and uncertain times

Onboard an overnight ‘party’ ferry, Latvia’s youth sail into uncharted waters — and uncertain times

In praise of Libuše Jarcovjáková, the photographer who captured the intimate underlife of 80s Czechoslovakia

In praise of Libuše Jarcovjáková, the photographer who captured the intimate underlife of 80s Czechoslovakia

Karabash’s toxic landscape is our future. We styled a dystopian fashion shoot to see it with our own eyes

Karabash’s toxic landscape is our future. We styled a dystopian fashion shoot to see it with our own eyes

‘Our perceptions can be tricked’. Francesca Catastini on why it’s not the camera that’s deceptive, it’s us

‘Our perceptions can be tricked’. Francesca Catastini on why it’s not the camera that’s deceptive, it’s us

Meet the pioneers running Kyrgyzstan’s all-woman space agency

Meet the pioneers running Kyrgyzstan’s all-woman space agency