Art June, 29 2009

Fashion and Lace Museum, Calais

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Centuries of lace making in Normandy are celebrated in the new Fashion and Lace Museum located in Calais. The building itself meshes a contemporary facade with existing industrial space. On the contemporary side a curved glass wall takes inspiration from the properties of lace. Inside, the exhibition halls are dedicated to hand craft and fashion. The full story is available at Wallpaper*.