joana vasconcelos
glasstress 2015 gotika

Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, Venice

09.05.2015 - 22.11.2015

Joana Vasconcelos takes part in GLASSTRESS 2015 GOTIKA, a collateral event of the 56th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia, organized by Berengo Studio in partnership with the State Hermitage Museum of St. Petersburg.

More than 50 artists worldwide have been invited to create works that explore the concept of Gothic, with the assistance of the masters of the Murano furnaces.Joana Vasconcelos presents a new work - Via Iluminata, a stained glass window made of Murano glass crossed by light and textile.

Commissioned by Dimitri Ozerkov, director of the Contemporary Art Department of the State Hermitage Museum, and Adriano Berengo, from Berengo Studio, Glasstress 2015 Gotika will be on view throughout the period of the Biennale, at the Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, in Venice.