December 11, 2015
September 4, 2016
The exhibition The Alchemy of Color at Palazzo Mocenigo in Venice takes visitors on a journey through the different natural dying techniques of fabrics. While explaining this age-old enterprise, it reveals how human evolution, both cultural and economic, and scientific advancement have always gone hand in hand.
On display are primary materials and products of the dyeing process, the result of a natural method created using roots, stems, bark, leaves, flowers, fruit and even insects to create different shades of colour.
please see Palazzo Mocenigo
The Murano Glass Museum (Museo del Vetro in Italian) is a museum on the history of glass, including the world-famous Murano glass and is situated on the island of Murano, just north of Venice. The museum is set within the Gothic-style Palazzo Giustinian, once the ... [read more]
Palazzo Grassi in Venice is an imposing contemporary art museum overlooking the Grand Canal. The Palazzo presents major temporary exhibitions, some of which are based in whole or in part on the Pinault Collection, one of the largest collections of contemporary art in the world. ... [read more]
The Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice is a modern art museum overlooking the Grand Canal. The impressive collection is housed in the Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, an 18th-century palace, for three decades the home of the American heiress Peggy Guggenheim (1898-1979). In 1951 she began ... [read more]