Louvre-Lens: Culture in the provinces | The Economist

CAN a beautiful room built atop a suburban coal tip save a town that has very little else going for it? That’s what the people of Lens in northern France are hoping with the opening of Louvre-Lens, the first satellite branch of France’s national treasure-house.

via Louvre-Lens: Culture in the provinces | The Economist.

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