Urbanism

A nation’s tensions are laid bare in Kyiv’s colourful city-within-a-city. Welcome to Comfort Town

A nation’s tensions are laid bare in Kyiv’s colourful city-within-a-city. Welcome to Comfort Town

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

After overthrowing its government and changing its name, North Macedonia faces up to the urban crisis in Skopje

After overthrowing its government and changing its name, North Macedonia faces up to the urban crisis in Skopje

Artful dodgers: urban interventionists Partizaning are taking back the streets

Artful dodgers: urban interventionists Partizaning are taking back the streets

Battle for Belgrade: why activists are pushing back against Serbia's loss of cultural space

Battle for Belgrade: why activists are pushing back against Serbia’s loss of cultural space

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

British sculptor's monument to Uzbek autocrat Islam Karimov unveiled in Moscow

British sculptor’s monument to Uzbek autocrat Islam Karimov unveiled in Moscow

Budapest is getting ready to create a lush peninsula in the Danube

Budapest is getting ready to create a lush peninsula in the Danube

Building sight: pictures of a post-Soviet city in flux

Building sight: pictures of a post-Soviet city in flux

Capital punishment: can Minsk move beyond its post-Soviet architectural malaise?

Capital punishment: can Minsk move beyond its post-Soviet architectural malaise?

Dalmopolis: discover one architect’s vision for Croatia’s Adriatic coast

Dalmopolis: discover one architect’s vision for Croatia’s Adriatic coast

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

Georgia's first architecture biennale opens in Tbilisi

Georgia’s first architecture biennale opens in Tbilisi

Gorky Park to get second makeover

Gorky Park to get second makeover

Grand designs: can a Stalinist propaganda park become an appealing public space?

Grand designs: can a Stalinist propaganda park become an appealing public space?

Grand plans: Le Corbusier in the USSR

Grand plans: Le Corbusier in the USSR

In Budapest’s offbeat 8th district, gentrification and political pressure go hand in hand

In Budapest’s offbeat 8th district, gentrification and political pressure go hand in hand

Kiev has replaced the city's Lenin statue with a giant blue hand

Kiev has replaced the city’s Lenin statue with a giant blue hand