Reporter/Assistant Metro Editor

David Filipov

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

Latest stories

Super Bowl musings on a snowy day in Boston

By , Globe Staff

What else can a Patriots fan do but set his thoughts to the Nationwide jingle?


For Valentine’s Day, a comic zombie opera: ‘La Zombiata’

By , Globe Staff

The production, set to open Valentine’s Day weekend, is a comedic sendup of operatic tropes and traditional notions of romantic love.

After the race, what happens to all the campaign signs?

By , Globe Staff

UNH professor Therese Willkomm uses the discarded signs to make iPad stands, sandwich holders, and other devices for people with disabilities.

At the Gardner Museum, a pasta lesson from Barbara Lynch

By , Globe Staff

“What I’m hoping is that you go home and make pasta!” the chef and restauranteur told participants.