Thursday 21 June, 3pm
Teatrino di Palazzo Grassi
Murano Magma is the point of arrival and starting point of a reflection regarding contemporary art, glass and the Murano community. Through the prism of art, critique, urban planning, communication and marketing , the talks are dedicated to the artistic outputs elaborated by ten artists invited in 2017 to conceive projects focused on the island’s identity: Adalberto Abbate, Marta Allegri, Daniella Perez Bacigalupo, Samanta Cinquini, Andrea Contin, Francesco Nordio, Patrizia Giambi, Alessandro Sambini, Silvia Vendramel, Luigi Viola.
3 pm Murano today, the island seen by its protagonists.
Presentation of photos by Linda Scuizzato. Conversation with Igor Balbi, Stefano Bullo, Roberto Donà, Pietro e Riccardo Ferro, Fabio Fornasier, Davide Penso.
Presentation of the book “Muran” by Lucio Bubacco, Nicola Donà and Michela Scibilia.
Da Berengo Studio at Fondazione Berengo: a case history in Muran, between contemporary art and glass manifacture.
4 pm Glass, art material
Between realism and utopia
Talk by Riccardo Caldura, professor of phenomenology of contemporary arts at the Academy of Fine Arts in Venice.
Glass as an experience
Talk by Chiara Bertola, critic and curator at Fondazione Querini Stampalia.
Communicate glass to the world of contemporary art
A dialogue with Elena Casadoro e Francesca Fungher, CASADOROFUNGHER Commmunication agency specialised in contemporary art cunsulting.
5.15 pm Break
5.30 pm Murano, a valued community
We need unordinary maps
Talk by Daniele Capra, independent curator and journalist.
Contemporary art and the developement of new communities
Talk by Annalisa Cattani, artist and curator, Professor of marketing and new media at the University of Ferrara.
Murano Lab: the future of the lagoon of Venice
Talk by Tiberio Scozzafava-Jaeger, territory planner.
Event organised by Penzo+Fiore.
Seminar in Italian.
Free entry until capacity is reached.