Calais articles

The new front façade of copper drapes ‘cost a small fortune and blocked out the light’. Photo courtesy of Michel Denancé
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Frame of Mind: Barry Fantoni divulges local reality of L’École d’art du Calaisis

CALAIS – Mark magazine reader and Calais resident Barry Fantoni offers his observations of the project as a counterpoint to our own coverage of the art school.

A dialogue is established between the raw concrete structure of the building and the precious metal elements that adorn it.
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Arc.Ame's school tantalises the public with a laced copper façade

CALAIS – Envisioned to benefit the local community, a hybrid art school and residential complex becomes an energising addition to a bustling port city in northern France.