Scarpa/Venini 1932 – 1947

Le Stanze del Vetro

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Fondazione Giorgio Cini – Le Stanze del Vetro
Venezia, Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore
29 August 2012 6 January 2013
29 August 2012 – 6 January 2013

Consisting of over 300 works, curated by Marino Barovier.
The exhibition reconstructs Carlo Scarpa’s career in the years when he was artistic director of the Venini glassworks, from 1932 to 1947. Due to run until 29 November 2012 and open from 10 am to 7 pm (free admission, closed on Wednesdays), this exhibition is the first public event of Le STANZE DEL VETRO (Rooms for Glass), a long-term cultural project launched by the Fondazione Giorgio Cini in collaboration with Pentagram Stiftung for the purpose of studying and showcasing the art of Venetian glassmaking in the 20th century.
From 10 am to 7 pm closed on Wednesdays