russia

Culture

how this underground club is shaping russian culture

“Russia is more than vodka, bears and Gosha Rubchinskiy.” We asked the founders, club kids and residents of Kisloty about its underground music scene and the creative future of St. Petersburg.
Juule Kay
8.29.18
activism

is the world cup actually changing russian society?

Nadya from Pussy Riot reports.
Nadya Tolokonnikova
7.9.18
Fashion

an exclusive last look at gosha rubchinskiy as we know it now

“The youth of today possess a mind of their own and are open to the world.”
Steve Salter
6.28.18
Culture

moscow is more diverse than you imagined

Often stereotyped as completely white, we meet youth from across the world who’ve made Moscow home.
Anastasiia Fedorova
6.27.18
Photography

russian punk youth on tour

Photographer and Gosha Rubchinskiy collaborator Sasha Mademuaselle documents Russia’s punk youth as they travel around the old East Bloc.
Anastasiia Fedorova
6.20.18
activism

nadya from pussy riot on why her friend marina abramović is a witch

And why that’s a really really good thing.
Nadya Tolokonnikova
5.25.18
activism

nadya from pussy riot takes you inside the moscow protests

More than 1600 people -- including children -- were arrested during anti-Putin rallies over the weekend. Nadya Tolokonnikova gives i-D a firsthand account of the experience on the ground at Moscow’s Pushkinskaya Square.
Nadya Tolokonnikova
5.9.18
Culture

angelwave is the euphoric future of moscow's rave scene

Teens in Russia's capital are rejecting the darkness typically associated with electronic music, donning all-white streetwear and dancing under showers of feathers.
Andrew Pasquier
4.19.18
Fashion

5 young russian designers who aren't gosha

Expand your knowledge of Eastern European fashion.
Rae Witte
3.28.18
Fashion

photographing gosha rubchinskiy’s streetcast models off duty

Stas G captures behind the scenes at Gosha’s most recent show in Yekaterinburg.
Felix Petty
3.22.18
Fashion

gosha takes a journey through his country’s past to find a new beginning

The designer finishes his Russian trilogy of shows on a salute to the power of freedom.
Felix Petty
1.16.18
Arts

back in the ussr: the energy and invention of russian film posters

Read an edited extract from Film Posters of the Russian Avant-Garde -- a brand new book exploring the stark, striking and challenging film posters of a pre-Stalin Soviet Union.
Matthew Whitehouse
10.23.17