On the occasion of the exhibition “La Fratelli Toso: the historical glasses from 1930 to 1980” at Casina delle Civette-Musei di Villa Torlonia until September 15th, Saturday, September 14th at 11 am will take place the event “In conversation with Caterina Toso”: a guided tour of the exhibition with the last heir of the Toso family.
The Fratelli Toso glassworks was one of the most important Murano glassworks. Opened in 1857, thanks to the skill of its glass masters, it has succeeded in revolutionizing the history of the glass world and to participate with its own artistic production in the most important international events, including the Venice Biennale and the Milan Triennale.
By participating in this event, not only will you have the opportunity to admire the works on display, all unique and rare pieces coming directly from the glassware collection, but you will also have the opportunity to discover the works, the history of the Toso family, the curiosities about life in the furnace and the various processing techniques, all told by Caterina Toso, glass historian and heir of the Fratelli Toso glassworks.
Location: Casina delle Civette – Musei di Villa Torlonia, Via Nomentana, 70, Rome
Date: September 14
Musei di Villa Torlonia, Via Nomentana, 70, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, ItalyPrice