Socialist Architecture

How Slovakia’s Soviet ties led to a unique form of sci-fi architecture

How Slovakia’s Soviet ties led to a unique form of sci-fi architecture

Eastern Bloc architecture: scientific superstructures | part 2

Eastern Bloc architecture: scientific superstructures | part 2

The Calvert Journal and ArchDaily launch new series celebrating socialist architecture

The Calvert Journal and ArchDaily launch new series celebrating socialist architecture

Soviet-era artefacts and capitalist icons: mashups on Instagram that bend your mind

Soviet-era artefacts and capitalist icons: mashups on Instagram that bend your mind

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

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

In Maria Reva’s Kafkaesque satire, puzzled occupants discover their Soviet tower block doesn’t exist

In Maria Reva’s Kafkaesque satire, puzzled occupants discover their Soviet tower block doesn’t exist

Tour the Soviet Modernist marvels lining the streets of Lenin’s hometown

Tour the Soviet Modernist marvels lining the streets of Lenin’s hometown

Radical ideas vs concrete realities: enter the surreal urban world of these dystopian collages

Radical ideas vs concrete realities: enter the surreal urban world of these dystopian collages

Bring socialist modernism home with these miniature, build-your-own tower blocks

Bring socialist modernism home with these miniature, build-your-own tower blocks

Socialist modernist gems from Tirana to Tashkent are under threat. These activists are trying to save them

Socialist modernist gems from Tirana to Tashkent are under threat. These activists are trying to save them

The heavens underground: the Soviet Union’s opulent metro stations, from Belarus to Uzbekistan

The heavens underground: the Soviet Union’s opulent metro stations, from Belarus to Uzbekistan

Discover the geometric allure of Romania’s socialist-era tile work

Discover the geometric allure of Romania’s socialist-era tile work

Discover the satisfying simplicity of Poland’s housing blocks

Discover the satisfying simplicity of Poland’s housing blocks

Photographer capturing Poland's socialist gems scoops iPhone photography prize

Photographer capturing Poland’s socialist gems scoops iPhone photography prize