Maudite Licorne !
Marion Lozach at work
Maudite Licorne ! is a tapestry atelier founded in Felletin, nearby Aubusson, by Marion Lozach, tapestry-maker.
In 2014, Made in Town produced three documentaries about her and her works, which was a request from the Cité Internationale de la Tapisserie et de l’Art tissé, in partnership with the Institut Français de la Mode and the support of the Fondation d’entreprise Hermès, to promote the know-how and the particularities of Aubusson tapestry. Marion Lozach shared her point of view on the know-how practices, developments and passing on.
Made in Fontenay-aux-Roses. Both a freelance writer and a press agent, she writes about fashion and people behind it: designers, craftsmen and industrialists. She is a regular contributor on Maison d’Exceptions and Made in France Première Vision online magazines, among others. She is graduated from the Institut de Management et de Communication Interculturels, formerly Institut Supérieur d’Interprétation et de Traduction and from the Institut Français de la Mode.
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In order to promote the know-how and the characteristics of La Rochère glass factory, located in Passavant-la-Rochère in the French department of Haute-Saône, Made in Town conducted a series of four short videos shot in the heart of the company's workshops.