Museo del Vetro

Glass Museum

Current exhibitions

Exhibition | THE BARRY FRIEDMAN & VENETIAN HERITAGE COLLECTION

From April 21 to August 19, 2018

Coming from the passion of a great art enthusiast, namely the renowned New York collector Barry Friedman, this extraordinary collection of twentieth-century Murano glass works was donated in 2017 to The Venetian Heritage, New York, to become a permanent part of the Murano Glass Museum. The 177 works of include glass designed by Bianconi, Buzzi, Nason, Poli, Scarpa and Zecchin, made in the most important and historic Murano’s factories. Find out more […]

THE VENICE GLASS WEEK. Mario Bellini for Murano

From September 9 to December 2, 2018

As part of The Venice Glass Week, and in addition to the presence of its exceptional permanent exhibition, the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia is presenting an exploration of innovative forms of artistic expression in glass through the work of the famous architect and designer Mario Bellini. […]

Exhibition | LIVIO SEGUSO

From December 15, 2018 to April 28, 2019

The year 2018 will end at the Glass Museum with  a major tribute to Livio Seguso, the brilliant Murano master of contemporary glass, whose works are recognisable for their extreme creative quality, in which glass dialogues with other materials in an innovatory way […]