Milano vetro

At the Castello Sforzesco in Milan, in the Sala della Balla is set up the exhibition "Milano Vetro", which can be visited until April 19. The works present are the 35 finalists of the "Milano Vetro" competition, organized by Castello Sforzesco in collaboration with the collector Sandro Pezzoli, who has always promoted initiatives related to this extraordinary material. The competition was attended by many young Italians and not, united by the passion for this fascinating and evocative craft. "Milano Vetro" intends to enhance the innovative use of glass both in art and contemporary design and the choice of the city of Milan and the Castello Sforzesco intends to reaffirm the historical continuity and the centrality of the Milanese capital in the creation and exhibition of glass works.  

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Venini: Luce 1921-1985

The title of the exhibition just opened in Venice on the Island of San Giorgio, for the initiatives promoted by le Stanze del Vetro, highlights the close link between Venetian glassmaking and light: reflected, projected, diffused by lumiere and panels of various shapes and sizes. Symbolic icons of the exhibition are the imposing veil, from […]


Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium (Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium)

It was presented last September 15 at the Museo Civico Archeologico in Milan on the occasion of The Italian Glass Weeks running until September 28, 2022. Gioielli di Vetro dalla Preistoria al III Millennio (Glass Jewelry from Prehistory to the Third Millennium) edited by Bianca Cappello and Augusto Panini is not only an elegant volume […]


Into the Trees II, the exhibition in Rome by Setsuko, an internationally renowned artist

Setsuko, an internationally renowned Japanese painter, presents her exhibition Into the Trees II at the Gagosian gallery in Rome. The artist, who has lived in Rome for a long time and currently combines the tranquility of the mountain landscape in Switzerland with the liveliness of the Paris atelier in Astier de Villatte, where she creates […]


Support crafts: make a difference. Now also with voluntary donations

We have important plans for the coming year: to increase the number of young artisans to be trained, to strengthen scientific research and publishing activities, and to organize events that will allow art masters to have greater and greater visibility. Establish European-level partnerships to better and better promote Italian art crafts. Now you can help […]