“Ettore Sottsass: The Glass”: special activities

Guided tours from April 22

The educational program of activities for schools and guided tours, curated by Artsystem at LE STANZE DEL VETRO, will resume on the occasion of the new exhibition “Ettore Sottsass: The Glass” (10th April – 30th July 2017).

On the occasion of the exhibition “Ettore Sottsass: The Glass”, from Saturday 22nd April and for the entire duration of the exhibition, there will be free guided tours (without booking) every Saturday and Sunday, at 11 a.m. in English and at 5 p.m. in Italian.

Groups of more than 15 people are requested to contact the educational secretary by sending an e-mail to artsystem@artsystem.it (Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm) to give notice of their visit and enable everyone to have a pleasant experience at the exhibition.

It is now possible to book school workshops, which will take place starting from 18th April. The educational program offered to schools, with all the information on the various activities for different age groups, can be downloaded from www.lestanzedelvetro.org as of 3rd May 2017.

In May the three Fuso-Fuso!! events will be scheduled (on 5th and 26th May and on 9th June at 5.30pm) featuring, as special guests, experts in the history and techniques of glassmaking.

SUNglassDAYs, the special Sunday outings for families, will resume on Sunday 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th May at 4.00pm: on these occasions, while the parents are accompanied on a guided tour of the exhibition, children and young visitors are offered a special workshop which varies each day.

A special guided tour of the exhibition “Ettore Sottsass: The Glass” for the hearing-impaired has been organized in collaboration with Biennale Arteinsieme 2016/2017 and Museo Tattile Statale Omero in Ancona on Sunday 11th June, at 10am and at 3pm (booking is necessary).