A guide to the New East

Retromania: celebrating consumerism, Soviet-style

Share on LinkedIn Share via Email
The recently opened Moscow Design Museum is making its mark with a revisionist exhibition of Soviet design and material culture. Interchanging iconic items with hidden gems, the curators are injecting some colour, quirk and kitsch into monochrome memories of Communist consumption and shedding light on the forgotten legacy of post-war designers

Most Popular

Outside in

25 foreign photographers shooting the post-Soviet world

The influencers

Russia’s top 25 creative women

The great escapes

The strange rise of live-action quest games in Russia

Hello, can you help us make The Calvert Journal better?
Take a survey