Lille Métropole 2020 World Design Capital

Tracy Mackenna and Edwin Janssen (Museum of Loss and Renewal) have been invited as artist-designers for the PoC (Proof of Concept) of the cultural center artconnexion”. As agents of cultural change, they participate in identifying the current issues around the following questions : care, hospitality, home, welcoming.

The artconnexion” house at 9 rue du Cirque will be transformed to accommodate workshops open to the public around a program of conversations and dialogues, events and performances. The domestic aspect of the house will be amplified : the spaces will be designed to take into account the facets of care in the structure daily life and with regard to welcoming new audiences.