The CIG building construction started in December, 2013 and will last until the second semester of 2015.

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The architecture

In 2010, an invitation to tender was held by the Municipality of Chaumont and its project partners: the French State, the Champagne-Ardenne Regional Council, and the Haute-Marne County Council. Tenders were submitted by 109 teams, each combining architectural and graphic-design expertise.

A panel of judges assessed the tenders by four finalists: Jakob + MacFarlane and Trafik, Moatti &...

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The 27th edition of the International Poster and Graphic Design Festival of Chaumont will not take place in 2016 but in the spring of 2017.

The Centre du graphisme could not open in proper conditions in time for the spring, the structure of the festival and this new cultural tool also needing to harmonise.

Consequently, the Festival association, the town of Chaumont and its financial...

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