“Pittura di luce. Burano e i suoi pittori” (at the Lace Museum – Burano)
6 April 2019 - 8 January 2020
The Lace Museum is located at the historic palace of Podestà of Torcello.
Here you will see a loto of rare and precious pieces that will offer you a complete overview of the history and artistry of the Venetian and lagoon’s laces, from its origins to the present day are on display, in a picturesque setting decorated in the typical colors of the island.
The exhibition presents works by different painters such as Gino Rossi, Umberto Moggioli and Pio Semeghini, who in the first decade of the last century were protagonists of the Venetian art movement of Ca’ Pesaro. In those years the island became a sort of idyllic place where to portray en plein air nature, the landscapes suspended between water and sky, the colors of its houses and its inhabitants.