A new documentary follows gymnast Margarita Mamun as she trains for the Olympics – exposing a blunt, brutal and abusive preparation regime.
As the world looks to Russia ahead of the World Cup, photography project Goal Click invited its photographers to capture the country through their own eyes.
Photographer Sergey Nazarov meets the next generation of Russian changemakers: a fearless group of teens and 20-somethings who are taking a stand against corruption.
After growing tired of city life, Yuri Alekseyev left Moscow for an underground woodland hut. Photographer Pavel Volkov shoots him in his self-made home.
After the attack on Sergei Skripal in Salisbury, Jeremy Corbyn called for ‘a decisive and proportionate response’. That's perfectly reasonable, thanks.
In June 1977, American photographer Nathan Farb travelled to Siberia with his black and white Polaroid camera. Now, a new show at The Wende Museum is dusting off his archive.
Vitaliy Raskalov overcame his fear of heights by scaling the world’s tallest buildings, ignoring any need for safety, until he found a new path in life.
To mark his role in the latest First Layer film from Vans, we caught up with the UK rider to talk routines, run-ins with the police and why he thinks of the snowboarding community as one big happy family.
In ‘Moscow Kiss’, photographer Jon Cuadros presents a whirlwind snapshot of the city, compiling stories that would otherwise go untold.
Photographer Reiner Riedler uncovers the enduring charm of a once-renowned cultural force, opening himself up to the power of exploration.
The Russian activist reveals all in Riot Days – her shocking new memoir detailing prison life, protests, and the rise of Pussy Riot. Read an extract here.
A new show at London’s Tate Modern uncovers the history of political Soviet art – from leaflets and banners to propaganda posters and periodicals.