5 architects who brought gardens back to Moscow’s Garden Ring
Redesigning the city’s key artery
A guide to Soviet modernism in Yerevan
Architect Tigran Harutyunyan picks the 10 most interesting modernist buildings in the Armenian capital.
Blockchain and energy cooperatives vs permafrost: How to keep the Russian Far North warm
Why the territories that contain most of Russia’s oil and gas resources lack energy and what can be done to change it
Russia’s role in the New Silk Road: Opportunities and challenges
Bringing the ancient trade route back to life could turn Russia into a major global trade channel. But there are many obstacles ahead
06.09.2017, Art & Design
The History of Moscow in GIFs
Here’s to 870 years of the Russian capital
A 3-Hour Commute: A close look at Moscow the Megapolis
How many people actually live in Moscow, and where does it stand compared with Seoul, New York, and Shanghai?
15.08.2017, Art & Design
On wheels: How to turn a minivan into an urban data scanner
An edgy way to survey a city
Another side of the international style: A guide to Georgian modernism
Architectural critic Armen Harutyunov on eight modernist buildings in the Georgian capital, the history of their creation and their current condition.