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Expo Au fil de la Frontière

Office de Tourisme de La Porte du Hainaut 89 Grand'Place
59230 Saint-Amand-les-Eaux
Phone : +33327483965
Exhibition Over the Border, between Harchies and Rumegies All your diaries! From 10 to 28 September, a detour is needed by the Tourist Office of La Porte du Hainaut to discover the photographs Over the border between Harchies and Rumegies. This exhibition is part of the operation: Earth in action, for which citizens have played leapfrog over the border between France and Belgium at the hinge of the Hainaut Transboundary Nature Park. . A challenge from a blank sheet that some Belgian and French amateur photographers have noted, including Jean-Yves Cools, Didier Darche and Marc Myle gathered around this retrospective. Their mission: to observe and show different aspects of the same territorial reality visible on one side or the other of the border. Apart from well-known verbal aspects like the ninety and seventy of one country and the ninety and seventy of the other .... many other things can be noticed for those who venture to observe the landscape around them. Indulge ! See you for the inauguration of this exhibition Wednesday, September 11 at 18 hours. Access is free. Notice to explorers The photographs taken are witnesses who invite you to immerse yourself in this cross-border space. The border, this separation become invisible, can nevertheless reveal very different aspects, through some arrangements that enamel our landscapes .... Among the many topics considered, the presence of wetlands in the territories quickly became obvious. The water has guided the photographers for more than a year. Also, in front of clichés, you can imagine in which country the scene is located, to try to find where comes the shooting, to look for the elements of comparison. Are we in the Plains of the Scheldt Natural Park or on the other side in the Scarpe-Scheldt Regional Nature Park? In short, it's up to you! For a few moments, become the cross-border explorers of this exhibition. Note that as part of this exhibition, free walks will allow you to discover the sites of some photos taken in the Hainaut Transfrontier Nature Park, including 13, 16, 23 and 30 September at 15 hours. Information and registration with Jean-Yves Cools: joyeuxgodillots59@orange.fr or 00 33 (06) 80 61 02 63. Exhibition of photographs Over the border by Jean-Yves Cools, Didier Darche and Marc Myle, discover from 10 to 28 September 2019, at 89 Grand'Place in Saint-Amand-les-Eaux, from 10h to 12h and from 14h to 17h from Tuesday to Saturday. Closed Mondays and Sundays all day, as well as Thursday morning. The entrance is free ! See you for the inauguration of this exhibition on Wednesday, September 11th from 5 pm. Access is also free. More information on www.tourisme-porteduhainaut.com and on Facebook.
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  • From 10 September 2019 to 28 September 2019
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Expo Au fil de la Frontière
Address :
Office de Tourisme de La Porte du Hainaut
89 Grand'Place
59230 Saint-Amand-les-Eaux
Phone :
+33327483965