Scholarship on Glass

The results of Magda Michalska’s research

The research carried out by Magda Michalska, winner of the fourth residential scholarship on twentieth-century Venetian glass art, will be presented on 18 December.

Appointment on 18 December at 11 am in Cella 1 at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini’s Manica Lunga library, for the presentation of the research carried out by Magda Michalska, Spirali, piramidi e la “Leonardo da Vinci”: i viaggi transatlantici del design di Vinicio Vianello, winner of the fourth residential scholarship on twentieth-century Venetian glass art, promoted by the Fondazione Giorgio Cini with the support of Pentagram Stiftung.

During her six months of research, from July to December 2018, Ms Michalska focussed on the designs that Vinicio Vianello conceived and produced abroad for lighting systems in important architectural structures and their circulation.

  • Vinicio Vianello, Garofani Vase, "Fantasia" series, 1956