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December 2019

The M.V.M. Cappellin Glassworks and the Young Carlo Scarpa: 1925-1931

By Admin Muranonet 31 December 2019 79 Views No comments

Author: Carla Sonego, Carlo Scarpa
Hardcover: 560 pages
Publisher: Skira (February 19, 2019)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 885723925X

Martin Janecký

By Admin Muranonet 23 December 2019 671 Views No comments

Martin started working with glass at the age of 13 in his father's factory in the Czech Republic. His secondary school education focused on creating glass artwork at the Novy Bor School.

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Masters and Brands Signatures

By Admin Muranonet 22 December 2019 801 Views No comments

Until the first half of the 70s, Murano glass producers were not accustomed to signing the objects they produced.
One of the exceptions was the Compagnia di Venezia and Murano - Pauly & C. - which since the early years of the last century, occasionally applied an engraving that represented a crown over the letters CVM.

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Glass Art Society - GAS

By Admin Muranonet 18 December 2019 425 Views No comments

Glass Art Society is a non-profit, international organization.

The mission of GAS is to encourage excellence, to advance education, to promote the appreciation and development of the glass arts, and to support the worldwide community of artists who work with glass.

Elio Quarisa

By Admin Muranonet 18 December 2019 414 Views No comments

In his long career as a glass maker, Elio Quarisa worked at the finest glass factories in Murano, beginning at Barovier & Toso glassworks at the age of nine, to help support his family.

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Berengo Studio 1989

By Admin Muranonet 14 December 2019 402 Views No comments

Berengo Studio was founded in 1989 by Adriano Berengo. Since its inception, its goal has been to introduce international contemporary artists to the world of glass so that they can work with master glassmakers to translate their art into the three-dimensional language of glass paste.

Adriano Berengo

By Admin Muranonet 14 December 2019 555 Views No comments

Adriano Berengo was born in Venice in 1947 and lives between Venice and Beirut.
The biography of Berengo contemplates a degree in Languages at Ca 'Foscari and a doctorate in Comparative Literature obtained in New York. where within a few years he reinvented himself as a publisher of glass works.

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Gianni Toso

By Admin Muranonet 14 December 2019 569 Views No comments

The Toso family has a 700-year uninterrupted tradition of Murano glass blowing, creating glass vessels that became the jealously guarded treasures of Venetian aristocracy. The past 50 years of that history have belonged to Maestro Gianni Toso.

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Comprenhensive guide to the island of Murano

By Admin Muranonet 2 December 2019 75 Views No comments

Author: Michela Scibilia
Editor: VenicePhotoBooks (18 aprile 2019)
Language: Inglese
ISBN-10: 8885587038
ISBN-13: 978-8885587038

Venini: Murano 1921

By Admin Muranonet 1 December 2019 115 Views No comments

Author: Giuliana Duplani Tucci
Hardcover: 222 pages
Publisher: Franco Maria Ricci (1989)
Language: Italian