Three Prizes were awarded during the Venice week of The Italian Glass Weeks:

Awarded to an artist or designer working in artistic glass, between the ages of 18 – 35.

The winner of the 2022 Prize was the young artist Katerina Krotenko for her installation Shaped by Fire, which was exhibited in The Italian Glass Weeks – Venice HUB Under35. The Prize will enable her to undertake an emerging artist’s residency at Pilchuck Glass School in Seattle (USA) in 2023.

The Award is promoted by LagunaB through the Autonoma project in association with Pilchuck Glass School.

Awarded to the best project in the festival.

The 2022 Prize was awarded to the Gallerie dell’Accademia di Venezia and the artist Ritsue Mishima for the exhibition Ritsue Mishima – Glass Works. The exhibition, which coincided with the bicentenary of the death of Antonio Canova, featured 32 striking glass creations displayed in dialogue with the works of the master sculptor from Possagno.

Awarded to glass artists and masters who have outstandingly distinguished themselves with their work in the Muranese tradition or other schools and techniques.

The recipients of the 2022 Prize were the artists Marcela Cernadas and Michele Burato and and the craftsman Roberto Donà for the Carlo Donà company.

The Prize is organised by the Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti and the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia.

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The Award Ceremony of the Venice week of The Italian Glass Weeks