Paolo Venini and his Furnace: special activities

Guided tours from September 24

The educational program of activities and guided tours, curated by Artsystem at LE STANZE DEL VETRO, will resume in September on the occasion of the new exhibition “Paolo Venini and his Furnace” (11 September 2016 – 8 January 2017).

The educational program for the school year 2016/2017 will be presented to teachers on Wednesday 28 September 3.30 p.m. (first and second classes, secondary school) and at 5 p.m. (kindergarten and primary school). Please book by writing to artsystem@artsystem.it by Thursday 22 September. You will be able to download the complete programme from early October from the page “Teachers and students”.

From Saturday 24 September and for the entire duration of the exhibition, there will once again be free guided tours without booking every Saturday and Sunday, at 11 a.m. in English and at 3 p.m. in Italian. On the occasion of the European Heritage Days (Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th September)  the number of guided tours will be doubled (11am and 12 noon in English, 3pm and 4pm in Italian) and on this occasion visitors will be informed about the new traceability trademark “Vetro Artistico ® Murano”.

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.

At the end of October the Fuso-Fuso!! meetings with the glass masters will be scheduled again (October 28, November 18 and December 2 at 5 pm), while in November the SUNglassDAYs outings for families will resume (November 6, November 20 and December 4 at 4 pm).