The initiative consist in creating meeting opportunities between enterprises and emergent designers.
Thanks to some visits in successful firms of our regional area, young creative talents and everyone who wants to know business procedures can interact with production manager, that will explain the entire production process. The interaction between practical experience and young minds can create a stimulating debate and future collaborations, too.
For example, Venini had participated in the past VDW editions: the enterprise is worldwide famous for its glass production, very innovative and cutting-edge; it employs the strong manual ability of the Murano glass masters and it collaborates with artists, architects, designers like Toni Zuccheri, Laura Diaz De Santillana, Gio Ponti, Carlo Scarpa, Gae Aulenti, Tadao Ando. Nowadays Venini is a real international brand, its shops are all over the world and its products are sold in many different countries.
VDW 2015 will house firms like Galliano Ferro and Ercole Moretti. The first is a glassmaker founded in Murano in 1965 and specialized in the production of chandeliers and lamps from different epochs , from Renaissance to the Empire, from Liberty to Islamic style. If you art light lovers, you’ll be surely satisfied: chandeliers, appliques, ceiling light are part of the huge enterprise’s offer. The production is made by the best glass masters in circulation, handmade, similar to the past centuries, they , also, utilize the same ancient tools and furnaces.
Ercole Moretti & Bros. was constituted in 1911 with the aim of producing two classical types of venetian pearls: the “Rosetta” and “mosaico Millefiori”. In the recent years it will be produced, also, pendants, plates, pebbles. It was introduced, also, a plate collection very innovative and modern.
VDW organization is interested in expanding its contacts network and in collaborating with as many as possible number of enterprises.