On the occasion of the first edition of The Venice Glass Week Light Blowing presented the richness and complexity of lighting production in hand blown glass today. The exhibition included nine of the world’s best glass artisans and took place on the occasion of the launch of the new and revolutionary space Murano Gallery LUab 4.0.

On display a selection of important blown glass lighting design products, chosen with the aim of approaching, and telling the story of, some very different productive dimensions. Murano glass and Czech glass, the creations of great glass–masters alongside the visions of famous designers, exclusive and limited editions as well as brands which speak through their own personal creative language.

 

A multi–voiced dialogue to present the complexity and richness of glass production today through the works of Bomma / Simone Crestani / Esther Patterson per Curiousa & Curiousa / Doris Darling / Fabio Fornasier / Jaroslav Bejvl jr. per Preciosa / VI+M Studio and Karim Rashid for Purho / Studio Furthermore / Zaha Hadid, Nendo and Nao Tamura for WonderGlass. 

To download The Journal of Light Blowing 2017 edition please click HERE

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