Lace Exhibition: Merletto Frattale – Fractal Lace – May 9 to July 27, 2014

Merletto Frattale – Fractal Lace, by Maria Grazia Rosin and Sandra Mavaracchio
Sponsors:  Artlife for the World
Dates:  May 9 to July 27, 2014
Place: Museo del Merletto
Palae of Podestà of Torcello, in Piazza Galuppi, Burano, Italy.
This was the site of the Burano Lace School from 1872 to 1970.
Hours: April 1 to Oct 31, 10:00 to 18:00
Admission:  5.00 EUR, 3.50 EUR for children 6-14, students 15-25, citizens over 65.
Free admission for Venetian citizens and residents, children under 5, disabled.
Website:  http://tinyurl.com/k9e78cs
Curator:  Chiara Squarcina
Contact:  +39 041 730034, museo.merletto@fmcvenezia.it

This exhibition was first shown at the 2013 Venice Art Biennale. The artist was inspired by the landscape of the ‘barene’, a characteristic squared-off area in the Venetian lagoon. Rosen worked with master lacemaker Sandra Mavaracchio to interpret these designs in lace.

fractal   Burano

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