guardian:

Russian suburbs are organised in mundane repetition. There is a school, a couple of small shops, driveways with huge holes, hopelessly thin young trees and an elderly grey-haired lady concierge. How Russia’s suburbs became creative hotspots »
Photograph: Holodno

guardian:

Russian suburbs are organised in mundane repetition. There is a school, a couple of small shops, driveways with huge holes, hopelessly thin young trees and an elderly grey-haired lady concierge. How Russia’s suburbs became creative hotspots »

Photograph: Holodno

Reblogged from Architecture of Doom

sovtime:

Советский ламповый радиоприёмник Т-37. 1939 год.

Soviet valve tube receiver T-37, 1939.

Reblogged from derevce
shakypigment:

St. Petersburg, 1930’s. Photo by Boris Ignatovich.

shakypigment:

St. Petersburg, 1930’s. Photo by Boris Ignatovich.

Reblogged from ffactory

shihlun:

尾瀬敬止 - 新露西亜画観 (1930)

Reblogged from ffactory
theparisreview:

“I wander around the world as a common man and, as a common man, observe what is going on around me.”
In 1934, H.G. Wells interviewed Joseph Stalin. (via)

theparisreview:

“I wander around the world as a common man and, as a common man, observe what is going on around me.”

In 1934, H.G. Wells interviewed Joseph Stalin. (via)

Reblogged from The Paris Review

rosswolfe:

more soviet bus stops

Reblogged from The Charnel-House
qock:

The world’s longest metro bridge in Novosibirsk, 2145 meters.

qock:

The world’s longest metro bridge in Novosibirsk, 2145 meters.

thingsmagazine:

UFO’s from Behind the Iron Curtain

thingsmagazine:

UFO’s from Behind the Iron Curtain

Reblogged from things magazine tumblr
rosswolfe:

Gustav Klutsis, cover for the Soviet avant-garde architectural journal Stroitel’stvo Moskvy (1929, No. 5). (via http://thecharnelhouse.org/2014/04/12/avant-garde-journal-design-building-moscow-строительство-москвы-1927-1931/)

rosswolfe:

Gustav Klutsis, cover for the Soviet avant-garde architectural journal Stroitel’stvo Moskvy (1929, No. 5).
(via http://thecharnelhouse.org/2014/04/12/avant-garde-journal-design-building-moscow-строительство-москвы-1927-1931/)

Reblogged from The Charnel-House