Half a century of Romanian history in 12 era-defining paintings

Half a century of Romanian history in 12 era-defining paintings

Return to Epipo: director Judit Olah on breaking the silence on Hungary’s summer camp abuse scandal

Return to Epipo: director Judit Olah on breaking the silence on Hungary’s summer camp abuse scandal

Russia’s queer youth want to be seen. A new online community is sharing their voices

Russia’s queer youth want to be seen. A new online community is sharing their voices

Trapped in lockdown, Russians are repurposing their satnavs to hold virtual protests

Trapped in lockdown, Russians are repurposing their satnavs to hold virtual protests

This online exhibition reflects how Covid-19 has changed our lives

This online exhibition reflects how Covid-19 has changed our lives

Enter the curious art-dystopia of St Petersburg under monster invasion 

Enter the curious art-dystopia of St Petersburg under monster invasion 

Shot in a Soviet sanatorium, this music video reflects on isolation as escapism from our modern lives

Shot in a Soviet sanatorium, this music video reflects on isolation as escapism from our modern lives

Kazakhstan’s feminist artists are finding hope in dark times. These 3 women are leading the way

Kazakhstan’s feminist artists are finding hope in dark times. These 3 women are leading the way

Buy original photography prints from Abkhazia and Central Asia and raise money for Covid-19 Response Fund

Buy original photography prints from Abkhazia and Central Asia and raise money for Covid-19 Response Fund  

A small wooden church outside Kyiv hides the treasures of a cosmonautics museum

A small wooden church outside Kyiv hides the treasures of a cosmonautics museum

Portraits of Russia: emerging photographers capture the faces of a young nation

Portraits of Russia: emerging photographers capture the faces of a young nation

All hail Manizha, the Tajik-Russian musician rewriting the rules on what it means to belong

All hail Manizha, the Tajik-Russian musician rewriting the rules on what it means to belong

Get to know Romania with post-punk lit, dark comedy and experimental hip-hop

Get to know Romania with post-punk lit, dark comedy and experimental hip-hop

This photography project shines a spotlight on Russian artists and activists in a time of crisis

This photography project shines a spotlight on Russian artists and activists in a time of crisis

A portrait of Tbilisi coming to life, captured in one joyful music video 

A portrait of Tbilisi coming to life, captured in one joyful music video 

Coming of age: how the Belarus Free Theatre is still fighting on after 15 years on the edge

Coming of age: how the Belarus Free Theatre is still fighting on after 15 years on the edge

Balcony raves are the latest viral challenge from Russia with some serious techno beats

Balcony raves are the latest viral challenge from Russia with some serious techno beats

4 Eastern European photographers win awards at the 2020 World Press Photo Contest

4 Eastern European photographers win awards at the 2020 World Press Photo Contest

Can storytelling help overcome war trauma? This Armenian film lab wants to reshape the narrative of the Syrian conflict

Can storytelling help overcome war trauma? This Armenian film lab wants to reshape the narrative of the Syrian conflict

Watch this beautiful hymn to queer love in Russia today

Watch this beautiful hymn to queer love in Russia today

Inside the little-known world of the early Soviet Union's Lenin-fuelled tourism industry

Inside the little-known world of the early Soviet Union’s Lenin-fuelled tourism industry

Get to know the Czech Republic with post punk, feminist lit, and feel-good Oscar flicks

Get to know the Czech Republic with post punk, feminist lit, and feel-good Oscar flicks

Out with the Old Town: your guide to Prague’s alternative nightlife venues

Out with the Old Town: your guide to Prague’s alternative nightlife venues

Lithuanian designer Robert Kalinkin talks pivoting from fashion to face masks to fight Covid-19

Lithuanian designer Robert Kalinkin talks pivoting from fashion to face masks to fight Covid-19

A visual journey through the pop culture, Soviet subcultures and 19th-century kitsch of Ukraine

A visual journey through the pop culture, Soviet subcultures and 19th-century kitsch of Ukraine

Could it get any worse? Russian creatives imagine a Coronavirus-inspired dystopia

Could it get any worse? Russian creatives imagine a Coronavirus-inspired dystopia

From tattoos to typography, meet the Siberian artists mixing satire and style

From tattoos to typography, meet the Siberian artists mixing satire and style

The rise and fall of ‘Manele’, the Balkan beat genre that took Romania by storm

The rise and fall of ‘Manele’, the Balkan beat genre that took Romania by storm

Tatar Baroque: one artist is transforming Russian fairytales into daring contemporary fashion

Tatar Baroque: one artist is transforming Russian fairytales into daring contemporary fashion

The Watchlist: Kantemir Balagov’s film Closeness is a gripping tale of an outsider at the edge of Russia

The Watchlist: Kantemir Balagov’s film Closeness is a gripping tale of an outsider at the edge of Russia

The Calvert Journal nominated for the Drum Online Media Awards

The Calvert Journal nominated for the Drum Online Media Awards

What can e-Estonia teach us about surviving digital life under Covid-19?

What can e-Estonia teach us about surviving digital life under Covid-19?

Catch up with these Hungarian classics available to watch online

Catch up with these Hungarian classics available to watch online

Russia Z: celebrating the voice and vision of a new creative generation

Russia Z: celebrating the voice and vision of a new creative generation

From a continent in crisis, how do emerging European photographers see the rest of the world?

From a continent in crisis, how do emerging European photographers see the rest of the world?

Budapest in focus: a special report on the battle for contemporary culture in Orbán's Hungary

Budapest in focus: a special report on the battle for contemporary culture in Orbán’s Hungary

New East Photo Prize 2020

New East Photo Prize 2020

Meet the political fashion collective giving young Russians a voice

Meet the political fashion collective giving young Russians a voice

Timely and thought-provoking, this film reflects what it’s like to struggle with mental health and isolation

Timely and thought-provoking, this film reflects what it’s like to struggle with mental health and isolation

Yearning to travel? Take a journey inwards with these comforting illustrations for life under lockdown

Yearning to travel? Take a journey inwards with these comforting illustrations for life under lockdown

Entries now open for the New East Photo Prize 2020

Entries now open for the New East Photo Prize 2020