Russian design lamp
5 Lamp of Bulbs

Lamp of Bulbs

Russian designer makes
custom "Lamps of Bulbs".
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Watermelon Russian bag
32 Russian Watermelon Bags

Russian Watermelon Bags

One Russian company sells such watermelon bags. People say that in current society there is a big demand for nature inspired stuff because people
suffer from Nature Deficit Disorder (NDD). Such bags especially look good in spring when people just hungry for freshness and vitamins.
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gagarin
20 Future Face of Gagarin

Future Face of Gagarin

Yuri Gagarin, first man in space, first Russian cosmonaut, you probably know him. People from Latvia know him too, they say that during the Soviet Times Russian authorities wanted to rename Latvian capital city Riga after Yuri Gagarin to Gagarin city, but they didn't for some reason. So they decided to commemorate the glory of the hero in bit different way. They have made a monument of Gagarin, but
not just a monument. Yuri tragically died in plane accident during the test flights he participated in while on his service in Russian army in his young age. Latvian monument builders decided to imagine what if he didn't die how he could like at his 70s and built such a monument which tends to look how Yuri Gagarin could look in his old ages. You can see it below:
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Russian city after war
38 Story of one Photo

Story of one Photo

This shot was one of the most famous shots made by Russian photographers during World War 2. It was made in the ruins of Stalingrad city - the place where the most heavy city battles took place. Some historians say that after those battles near Staliningrad the Nazi invasion of Russia broke down.
The monument itself depicts Russian children dancing around a crocodile, looking so unreal with the traces of bullets on the sculptures and the burning ruins on the background. Later, after the war the monument was rebuilt, even earlier than surrounding buildings.
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Russian goth church
39 Pseudo Goth Church

Pseudo Goth Church

In Russia there are no Goth Cathedrals or Churches, just because Russian Orthodox church, the dominating confession are Russia is not a Goth style guys, neither now nor centuries before. They preferred their original Russian architectural desings or sometimes copied from Eastern church - from Byzantium, modern Turkey, from where this church
branch has originated. But it's not by chance they say that in Russia East and West meet. Sometimes Russian church architects of the past has built something reminding the goth cathedrals of Europe combined with traditional Russian design elements. Those were called pseudo-goth churches. Here is one of such.
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Russian calendar
24 Russian Economic Crisis Calendar

Russian Economic Crisis Calendar

From time to time we have Russian custom design calendars. Many readers enjoy them. The world's economic crisis inspires such creations now. The calendar is devoted to bankrupted previously
living rich traders and bankers. The one above reads: "So friend, you finished playing on market? Then go clean my shoes in supermarket!" Let's see what's more inside:
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Russian monument with children and sin
71 The Sins Monument

The Sins Monument

This monument in Moscow city depicts the children (standing in the middle) surrounded by filthy grown ups - each grown up has its own flaw or sin, one of the most common sins of
the modern society, together they like stand around the innocent children that have nowhere to go - going to either side would lead to some kind of attachment.
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18 Russian Jedi Skating

Russian Jedi Skating

This Russian skater decided to make some not usual
performance while on the contest in Japan.
Russian Propaganda
15 Not So Soviet

Not So Soviet

Some authors try to imagine how could life in Soviet Russia could be depicted
if there was no a strict censorship on the expressions of sensuality.
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24 The Pop Singer

The Pop Singer

This Russian pop-singer is looking obviously scared after that woman approached him. Also,
as you may noticed the voice track was not interrupted in that moment. Here is why.
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