French artist takes up residency in Cobargo to capture portrait of the village

Alana Beitz
By Alana Beitz
Updated February 15 2018 - 6:44am, first published 6:30am
ART EXCHANGE: Aurelia Monfort said Cobargo is a world away from her hometown of Lille, France, an industrial town with a population of 200,000.

A French artist has taken up residency in Cobargo for three months to tackle questions of identity and capture the character of the village and its residents.