The Venice Glass Week is the city’s first international festival dedicated to the art of glass, with a particular focus on that of Murano. The festival involves many of the major institutions in Venice, with the aim of revitalising and sustaining one of the city’s most important artistic and creative activities.
The next edition of The Venice Glass Week will take place from 9th – 16th September 2018.
The first edition of the festival took place from 10th – 17th September 2017, featuring 150 events including exhibitions, conferences, screenings, educational activities, themed evenings, open furnaces and more, at a large number of locations around Venice and Murano.
The Venice Glass Week is promoted by the Town Council of Venice, and conceived and organised by Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia, LE STANZE DEL VETRO – Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti and Consorzio Promovetro Murano.