The powerful Friendship of Nations Monument in Khobi, Georgia by sculptor Zurab Tsereteli. Soviet-era monument in the former USSR.
Georgia Blog Posts
Monumental mosaic on the side of a Residential building (former glass factory) in Kutaisi, Georgia. Soviet artwork in the former USSR.
Sanatorium Iveria in Tskaltubo, Georgia. Completed in 1962 by architect M. Buzogli. Stalinist Empire style, Soviet-era architecture in the former USSR.
“Dreams of Communists” mosaic on the side of the 9th Pavillion of Expo Georgia in Tbilisi, Georgia. Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.
“History of Transport” mosaic at Ortachala Bus Station in Tbilisi, Georgia.Completed in 1972 by artist Zurab Tsereteli. Soviet artwork in the former USSR.
Quasi-abandoned Sanatorium Tbilisi in Tskaltubo, Georgia. Completed in 1951. Stalinist Empire style, Soviet-era architecture in the former USSR.
Photos featuring ten of coolest brutalist and modernist bus stations we’ve spotted on our travels, highlighting some magnificent architecture.
A short history of the Soviet Union from 1917 to 1991. A guide for those travellers to the former USSR who want to learn about the history of the region.
Brutalist-style apartment building in Borjomi, a resort town in south-central Georgia. Soviet-era architecture in the former USSR.
Photographs of some of our favourite examples of Soviet mosaics in the former USSR. These mosaics are perfect examples of art in post-Soviet states.
Russo Georgian Friendship Monument in Gudauri (Georgian Military Road) in Georgia. Completed in 1983. Soviet monument in the former USSR.
Where to find the best street art in Tbilisi including locations and a map. Photos of street art and graffiti spotted in Tbilisi, Georgia, in the Caucasus.