Your venetian mosaic in modern art
for the El Paso gallery
Venice – Veneto
Where it takes place
Bell tower of the Basilica
Santi Maria e Donato
from 2 to 4 hours
Local traditions and craftsmanship, history of mosaic, ancient and modern art
According to the needs of cost and duration for families, individuals and groups up to 30 people
The Story to live together
Max Schiavon is a brilliant entrepreneur who revolutionized the ancient art of mosaic in a modern style by exhibiting in the most important galleries around the world. For the new exhibition in El Paso, California, he asked Professor Cinzia Trevisan to involve her network of international artists to select the most talented to forge this particularly innovative exhibition.
If you have never worked with the modern mosaic technique do not worry, Cinzia will help you to understand the evolution, from the ancient world to the current artistic dimension, it will be up to you to show all your talent to be so selected for the exhibition at the El Paso gallery!
Cinzia, Experiential Tourism Operator
Hi, I’m Cinzia, a tour guide graduated in History and specialized in Byzantine Art in Venice. I have been passionate about mosaics since I was a child, when I followed my mother who worked in a glassworks. I will certainly be able to transmit this great passion to you as we immerse ourselves in a magical journey between ancient and modern along Murano island.
What we can do together
- Meeting with Cinzia who summarizes the engagement of the participants
- Deepening of the history of Byzantine mosaic in the Basilica of Saints Maria and Donato in Murano
- Walk along the unexpected and hidden internal streets of Murano for an ideal transition from ancient to modern
- Immersion in the modern art of mosaic in Massimiliano Schiavon’s incredible atelier
- Understanding of fusion techniques and creation of modern mosaic and creative workshop to show your own talent in order to be selected for the El Paso gallery
- Selection of the most talented artists, toasts and celebrations
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Minors must be accompanied by an adult.
Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance.