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Thursday 13 June 2024

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Thursday 13 June 2024

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    Goodbye to Lloyd Wright's Glass Church

    An iconic place for pop culture, teenagers in the 2000s will remember it for being the setting for weddings and funerals in...

    Family lexicon, this is how Parma embraces its former glass factory again

    If the team is promoted, it will be a celebration in May/ Three of them waving a flag/ On a Piaggio Vespa the boys will honk their horns/...

    The pursuit of happiness carved in glass: the Autun diatreta cup

    “All men are created equal; they are endowed by the Creator with certain inalienable rights, among these rights there are Life, Freedom...

    From the glasspiel to the glassarmonica: when glass becomes music

    You will most likely have already seen in action or experimented, in an absolutely amateur way, the glasspiel, also known as musical glasses or singing glasses.More...

    The history of glass told by painters: between modernity and Impressionism

    A few weeks ago we proposed a brief analysis on the fascinating link between glass artefacts and paintings, from Roman times to the beginning of the modern age. Let's continue...

    Glass paste: a timeless art, between tradition and innovation

    There are artisanal techniques that transcend the centuries and continue to amaze us with their charm, comparable to an art form. This is the...

    The history of glass told by painters: between ancient and modern

    Our knowledge of the history of glass depends only in part on the archaeological finds that have come down to us from different eras and societies. Our...

    A European research for the conservation of glass artefacts

    How to improve the conservation of glass artefacts? Is it possible to precisely evaluate the impact of environmental conditions on the level of deterioration of the same? The partnership...

    Sustainability of packaging, without sacrificing design. The European Parliament cares about glass

    In June we dealt with the Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR), proposed by the European Commission, to improve the sustainability of...

    A lesson from master glassmakers: the appointment in Piegaro (PG) over the weekend

    The charm of glass processing awaits you in Piegaro, in the province of Perugia. The "L'Opera dei Vetrai" event, which kicked off in...

    From archaeological finds to photonic crystals: time enhances glass

    A chance discovery, favored by the charm of glass finds dating back to ancient Rome. This is what Fiorenzo Omenetto and Giulia Guidetti, the two researchers, say...
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    Fashion and glass: a combination to be discovered

    Glass has always met fashion in clothes and accessories. The brief excursus, proposed by Professor Samuele Magri, selects some examples of this...