The two TVGW Tours by Nexa for Thursday, September 10th in Venice are dedicated to the those who, with their craftsmanship and creativity, continue the magical tradition of artistic glassmaking in the heart of the city.
The first tour starts at 10 am with Bruno Amadi's workshop where the master, one of the greatest lampworking experts, produces miniature animal and vegetable worlds. Next, the workshop of Marco Franzato, who, with his artistic Tiffany style stained-glass leaded windows, is the proponent of highly original combinations of glass and metal.
Departure Point: in front of the Church of San Tomà
At 5 pm your Nexa guide will introduce you to the magical world of S.U.V Venetian Beads, the vibrant workshop where expert perleri, or master bead makers, combine glass with precious materials to create exquisite beads of incomparable beauty, and then on to La Perla Nera, Paola's shop/studio where the artisan/crafter creates original statement jewelry by assembling tiny Murano beads with creative techniques and a very personal design.
Departure Point: Stazione Santa Lucia - ACTVA Stop "A" - SOLD OUT
Organized by: Nexa - Event & Travel Designers for The Venice Glass Week