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.
Curator: Chiara Squarcina
Contact: +39 041 730034, firstname.lastname@example.org
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.