Tag: Chihuly

Lino Tagliapietra Exhibit

Today we went to the Tagliapietra exhibit in the Palazzo Franchetti (by the Accademia bridge). You begin with a engaging video which has not only the Venetians but nearly every important American Glass Blower.¬† Lino began work in the Seguso furnace at 11 years old as an apprentice. He went on to teach¬†extensively in the…