Tower Blocks

Photo of the week: a vertigo-inducing view from above Poznań's smog

Photo of the week: a vertigo-inducing view from above Poznań‘s smog

Traces of fantasy: the trauma and dynamism of Romania's urban transformation

Traces of fantasy: the trauma and dynamism of Romania’s urban transformation

Watch: is Jamie XX's stunning new video a homage to eastern European bleakness?

Watch: is Jamie XX’s stunning new video a homage to eastern European bleakness?

Block party: meet the people who live among the brutalist edifices of New Belgrade

Block party: meet the people who live among the brutalist edifices of New Belgrade

A tale of two cities: Ryan Koopmans photographs the old and new capitals of Kazakhstan

A tale of two cities: Ryan Koopmans photographs the old and new capitals of Kazakhstan

Strange lands: how western pop videos can't get enough of the ‘exotic’ new east

Strange lands: how western pop videos can’t get enough of the ‘exotic’ new east

Radical suburbs: Owen Hatherley on the secret history of Moscow's mass housing experiment

Radical suburbs: Owen Hatherley on the secret history of Moscow’s mass housing experiment

Know your tower block: Russia or not? Take the test

Know your tower block: Russia or not? Take the test