The autumn exhibition LE STANZE DEL VETRO(Rooms of Glass) this year will be dedicated to the artist , enlightened, entrepreneur and creative Paolo Venini . Milanese by birth and Muranese by choice, Paolo Venini (1895-1959) was a great protagonist of twentieth century glass, and made a decisive contribution to keeping it alive with his enthusiastic works over the course of forty years. In his important role as a cultured, enlightened and creative entrepreneur, Paolo Venini will be the focus of the autumn exhibition at LE STANZE DEL VETRO with the exhibition “Paolo Venini and his Furnace”, which will run on the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore from 11th September 2016 to 8th January 2017. In exhibition 300 works that recount his creative vision as well as of those artists who collaborated with him over the years such as Gio Ponti, Riccardo Licata, Ken Scott, Massimo Vignelli and Tobia Scarpa.
Curated by Marino Barovier
Information about the exhibition www.lestanzedelvetro.org/
Tuesday 4 October
Location: Island of San Giorgio Maggiore, 1
Sunday 9 October
Location: Island of San Giorgio Maggiore,1