A guide to the New East

The art of action

Meet the artist who walked across Moldova in search of cultural identity

New East documentaries

Five of the best upcoming non-fiction films

Protest in motion

Discover how political animations thrived behind the Iron Curtain

Ones to watch

The New East artists taking over UK’s biggest photography event


Does Romain Mader’s satire on sex tourism in Ukraine do more harm than good?

Combat champions

Inside the bloody world of MMA in the North Caucasus

Space travel

Your guide to celebrating Cosmonautics Day in Russia

Letter from Kaunas

Lithuania’s interwar capital steps into the 21st century

Backcountry skiing

Your guide to the best undiscovered slopes in the New East