David Filipov

David Filipov is a Living/Arts reporter for, covering the latest in lifestyle, arts and culture. As a Metro reporter and editor, he oversaw coverage of transportation, the environment, the casino industry, and contributed to the Globe’s Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombings. Previously, he was Moscow Bureau chief, reporting extensively in the former Soviet Union, Afghanistan and Iraq.

Latest stories

Where garbage goes to die

By , Globe Staff

No-man’s lands sit astride murky property lines, overgrown roadsides, hard-to-reach areas, or easily forgotten ones.

How hot is GE’s hot sauce?

By , Globe Staff

Looking to appeal to younger generations, the company has produced a limited run of an intensely scorching hot sauce.

This church janitor crafts high-end bow ties for stars like Beyoncé

By , Globe Staff

What to an outsider might seem like two separate lives makes perfect sense to Christopher Chaun Bennett.

Why is Justin Bieber ‘done’ taking pics with fans?

By , Globe Staff

So this is why Justin Bieber stared blankly at the fans that chased him down on a busy street at rush hour Tuesday.