05 novembre 2015

Presse review : appel au crowdfunding pour Marcasse

  Van Gogh Europe   Crowdfunding campaign for reconversion of the old Marcasse colliery 4 November 2015 The Marcasse colliery is located near Mons (Belgium). It is one of the oldest mining sites in the Borinage first industrialized coal region in Europe. Overtime, the mining company has experienced a rather turbulent history. During his stay of almost two years in the Borinage (1878–1880), Vincent van Gogh went down in the mine in April 1879 while Evangelist in the Borinage. He wrote in a letter to his brother Theo... [Lire la suite]