The Glass Ark. Animals in the Pierre Rosenberg collection
From April 26th to August 1st, 2021
You can see giraffes, bears, crabs, spiders, parrots, snakes, whales
and many other animals during a visit at Le Stanze del Vetro
on St. Giorgio Island
that, after lots of postponements (the opening was foreseen last March 22nd), the inauguration of the stunning exhibit The Glass Ark. Animals in the Pierre Rosenberg collection
took place and opened to the public.
It shows more than 750 animals made of Murano glass
which are part of the personal collection of the Director of the Louvre Museum in Paris.
It’s a different and original exhibition
focused on the history producing animals in Murano glass of 1900
Some works of art were made by famous glass masters and artists, others were carried out by less known glass factories, all of them were created using different techniques.
Enjoy your visit, we are waiting for you in Venice
It’s a joyful exhibit, suitable both for adults and kids; it’s a full immersion into bright and transparent colors which opens the doors of the Glass Ark to the visitors who become part of the exhibition itself.