Soviet Architecture

'Constructivism 2.0': chief Moscow architect pledges to protect Soviet style

‘Constructivism 2.0’: chief Moscow architect pledges to protect Soviet style

1.6 million to be rehoused in huge Moscow demolition project

1.6 million to be rehoused in huge Moscow demolition project

24 hours in Bratislava: what to see and do in Slovakia’s stylish capital

24 hours in Bratislava: what to see and do in Slovakia’s stylish capital

Aisles of plenty: reading Moscow's history through its shopping mall design

Aisles of plenty: reading Moscow’s history through its shopping mall design

Beauty and the east: is it time to kick our addiction to ruin porn?

Beauty and the east: is it time to kick our addiction to ruin porn?

Belly of the beast: see the human side of Warsaw's controversial Soviet skyscraper

Belly of the beast: see the human side of Warsaw’s controversial Soviet skyscraper

Beyond history: how does Armenia's capital city resolve its Soviet past with its capitalist present?

Beyond history: how does Armenia’s capital city resolve its Soviet past with its capitalist present?

Beyond the plastic: an alternative history of Saransk in 4 buildings

Beyond the plastic: an alternative history of Saransk in 4 buildings

Celebrate the utopianism of Russian avant garde architecture with this silk scarf

Celebrate the utopianism of Russian avant garde architecture with this silk scarf

Concrete tapestries: how the traditional yurt lives on in Kazakhstan's tower blocks

Concrete tapestries: how the traditional yurt lives on in Kazakhstan’s tower blocks

Emergency Communication: the art project transforming a Moscow apartment block

Emergency Communication: the art project transforming a Moscow apartment block

Empire state of mind: how do you update a vast Stalinist exhibition space for the present day?

Empire state of mind: how do you update a vast Stalinist exhibition space for the present day?

Explore the Soviet city designed to heal the pain of Chernobyl with these new art residencies

Explore the Soviet city designed to heal the pain of Chernobyl with these new art residencies

Follow of the week: Soviet mosaics from the Far East to Moscow

Follow of the week: Soviet mosaics from the Far East to Moscow

Follow of the week: twenty years of Soviet architecture

Follow of the week: twenty years of Soviet architecture

Georgia’s iconic TV tower could soon be open to the public

Georgia’s iconic TV tower could soon be open to the public

Georgian Soviet-era architecture featured among top ten Brutalist buildings

Georgian Soviet-era architecture featured among top ten Brutalist buildings

Gift guide: give a little New East to your friends and family this Christmas

Gift guide: give a little New East to your friends and family this Christmas