The press conference of The Venice Glass Week was held on 26 October in Palazzo Loredan, Istituto Veneto. The initiative will take place in Venice from 10 to 17 September 2017, a real international festival dedicated to the art of glassmaking and in particular to Murano, to celebrate and to revive the art of fire


The initiative is promoted by the three major Venetian cultural institutions of the field: Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti and the leading industry association: Consorzio Promovetro Murano, managing authority for the Vetro Artistico® Murano trademark.



Exhibitions, conferences, seminars, screenings, educational activities and open furnaces are some of the initiatives planned. It will also be possible to organize connected events for all those interested, next to the official ones organized by the four promoters.

It will be possible to participate with a project until February 28, 2017.



The application form can be downloaded from website dedicated to the event: