Socialist Architecture

Step inside the socialist co-ops that built communities in rural Slovenia

Step inside the socialist co-ops that built communities in rural Slovenia

Dance your way through Lithuania’s socialist modernist buildings

Dance your way through Lithuania’s socialist modernist buildings

Novosibirsk’s modernist legacy — in dance

Novosibirsk’s modernist legacy — in dance

From tower blocks to trinkets: a jewellery line takes inspiration from Soviet architecture

From tower blocks to trinkets: a jewellery line takes inspiration from Soviet architecture

Why dynamite couldn’t destroy the legacy of Bulgaria’s communist mausoleum

Why dynamite couldn’t destroy the legacy of Bulgaria’s communist mausoleum

Eastern Bloc architecture: monumental museums and memorials | part 6

Eastern Bloc architecture: monumental museums and memorials | part 6

See the award-winning photos celebrating Eastern Europe’s mass housing

See the award-winning photos celebrating Eastern Europe’s mass housing

From the sarcastic to the romantic, this account takes a new look at Eastern Europe’s high rises

From the sarcastic to the romantic, this account takes a new look at Eastern Europe’s high rises

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