The speciality here is murrine, glass jewels that are typical of Murano . The technique for making these consists of putting ... More
The speciality here is murrine, glass jewels that are typical of Murano . The technique for making these consists of putting together slivers of multi-coloured glass, melting them down and then cutting them widthways in order to obtain the characteristic concentric circle design. The glass is then used to create extremely beautiful and precious pendants, table ornaments and more.
The Palazzo Grassi museum is situated in an imposing palace designed by Massari, right opposite Cà Rezzonico . Formerly a
center for arts, the Fiat group had it restored by Gae Aulenti and then transformed it into an exhibition ...
This glass blowing business was founded in the fifties. Carlo Moretti specializes in vases and glasses in innovative shapes and
designs. Some of the more recent pieces have been inspired by the Far East.
Located next to the Basilica di San Marco, the Doges Palace (or the Palazzo Ducale) has been the symbol of
Venice's political life and public administration for hundreds of years. The building has been continuously evolving into its present ...