Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg: Post-Soviet kitsch

Text / photo: Aris Chatzistefanou
The “Russky Kitsch” restaurant might just be the Russian equivalent of New York’s“Trump Grill”.

Victorian era furniture and photo-collage covered walls coexist in a display of bad taste under a ceiling decorated by the figures of Brezhnev and Fidel Castro.

Translation: Panos Chatzistefanou