Award-winning photographer Alexander Petrosyan has spent decades discovering what makes his home town tick: the everyday drama of a city built on contradictions.
Photographer Emanuele Satolli documented the height of the Krokodil epidemic in 2013. Three years later, he returned to Yekaterinburg to survey the damage.
Russian punk activists Pussy Riot release a new song that hails the vagina in all it’s glory at a crucial time in global politics.
Russian artist and activist Pyotr Pavlensky sees pain and protest as one and the same thing. With an appeal in his latest case taking place this week, Huck headed to Moscow to hear his story from those who know him best.
The Cold War may have stifled skateboarding’s early growth, but it birthed a skate culture totally unique from its American roots that is beginning to capture the world’s imagination.
A chance encounter with a group of reckless kids helped Russian photographer Igor Samolet rekindle his wild youth.
What do you do for fun when you live in a country shunned by the rest of the world? Armed with a camera and questions, Julia Autz immersed herself in Transnistrian life to find out.
As Ukraine marks 25 years of independence against a backdrop of unrest, photographer Adam Hinton shares his experiences of a country still coming to terms with its identity.
Photographer Mads Nissen reveals how an image captured inside a Russian nightclub became a symbol of self-expression.
Our generation grew up being told the world could be ours, to dream big, and that anything was possible - but for many of us life isn't quite panning out as planned. One group of young BMXers in Russia reckon life is fulfilling when you sit back and enjoy the ride.
Author and playwright Lasha Bugadze explains how Georgia’s post-Soviet generation of artists are battling for freedom and democracy.
The Defiance Issue traces a jagged line across the globe, picking up voices of rebellion along the way.