Konverter


© Olga 

Kurilina

#MeToo

Essay
Why did only the flash mob trigger realization of what has happened to the girls as an act of violence, and we must speak about it as loudly as possible.
[Ukraine | Kyiv] by Anastasia Melnichenko

© Aksinya 

Sarycheva

Special

Interviews
Five female curator from Russia tell about their profession

[Russia] Angelina Burlyuk, especially for Converter

Media

Interview
What are fakes in the world of media? Can one cope with the fake news influx and should one do that? Is it always so that a fake news consists in manipulation? An Interview with an associate professor of the Mass Media Institute of the Russian State Humanitarian University Maksim Korneev
[Russia | Moscow] by Daria Aminowa

Essays






Online information and our relations with it

Essays


Online information and our relations with it

© Pavlo Mazai

Metamorphosis

Photoprojekt
There are emotions that cannot be descibed with words and sometimes pictures can impart a certain mood way better than an explanation.
[Ukraine | Kyiv] by Pavlo Mazai

© Albert 

Feierabend

Paper

Photoreportage
There are plenty of possibilities to spend money and often it is not easy to decide which expenditure is sensible and which one is not.
[Germany | Kiel] by Albert Feierabend

© SLANG: 

Studio for graphic design© SLANG: Studio for graphic design

Photoreportages





A universal measure of happiness.

© SLANG: 

Studio for graphic design

Photoreportages


A universal measure of happiness.


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SLANG: Studio for graphic design

Borderland

Essay
The borderline Valery talks about crosses, like a thick red line, the minds of almost all people who find themselves in a place filled with a certain number of people having varying opinions.
[Russia | Moscow] by Valery Gannenko

Borderland


[Belarus | Minsk] by Vyacheslav Korsak

© Olga 

Matveyeva

Dis-stance

Photoreportage
The tragedy that struck the Aral Sea, situated on the border between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, became the symbol of the boundary that should never be crossed.
[Uzbekistan | Moynaq] by Olga Matveyevaa

Working environment


Essay
WAigerim Kapar describes in this article the influence of modern art to her education and how modern art changed her life. A fascinating journey from Kazakhstan to New York.
[Kazakhstan | Almaty] by Aigerim Kapar

How do you live?


Essay
Shared life in Novosibirsk: punks in the children’s room and slugs in the communal showers
[Russia | Novosibirsk] by Rita Loginowa

     

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