The History of Moscow in GIFs

Here’s to 870 years of the Russian capital.

​David Rudnick: The ultra-reality of graphic design

The graphic designer behind Nicolas Jaar’s album art shares his views on the future of his profession and explains why it is time to shift responsibility to the audience, not the clients.

Strelka opens applications for 2018 postgrad program

Led by Benjamin Bratton, students of the second year of The New Normal program will continue research into topics of critical significance to the future of urban design.

10 design studios to follow on Instagram

Social media account as a design solution.

A 3-Hour Commute: A close look at Moscow the Megapolis

How many people actually live in Moscow, and where does it stand compared with Seoul, New York, and Shanghai?

​The metropolitan area: How to regain control over a growing city

The founder of Metro Lab initiative, a course based at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Director of the Cities Program at CIPPEC, an Argentina-based think tank, explains what kind of city managers our growing metropolitan areas need.

​A clash of bricks, blocks & panels: The timeline of Soviet mass housing construction

The experiments in mass housing construction that preceded the iconic ‘Khrushchevka’ panel apartment blocks.

Another side of the international style: A guide to Georgian modernism

Architectural observer Armen Harutyunov on eight modernist buildings in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi from the 1950s to the 1980s, the history of their creation, and their current state.

What kind of mutant are you?

Genomics, a science that deals with DNA mutations, provides an answer.

Tatarstan Through an Engineer’s Eyes: 6 Ideas for New Tourists Routes

A copper mine in Sarmanovo, the Shukhov tower in Kukmor, and other reasons to explore the Republic.

What are You Sitting On: (Non)mass Furniture in the USSR

Soviet design scholar explains why constructivist furniture never became popular.

How To Redesign the Infrastructure? FAQ by Keller Easterling

Professor of Yale explains operating system of modern world in five points.
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