Creativity as refuge

Long read

Margaux Portron, Research and Communications Associate, Artraker.


I went to France this week, and went through Calais, a town which hosts both the ferry port and the entrance to the Eurotunnel. At the moment Calais is at the centre of two crisis. One is what the French call “social conflict” (conflit social), that is to say strikes and protests by different professions.