THE VENICE GLASS WEEK 2020: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS (DEADLINE 13th MARCH)

5th - 13th September 2020 in Venice, Italy.

THE VENICE GLASS WEEK 2020: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS (DEADLINE 13th MARCH)
• The Venice Glass Week is an international festival dedicated to the art of glass, taking place from 5th - 13th September 2020 in Venice, Italy.
• This will be the fourth edition of the festival, which last year featured more than 200 events at over 150 venues across Venice, Murano and Mestre, and was attended by over 103,000 visitors.
• The organising committee is currently welcoming applications from any individual or organisation wishing to participate in this year's festival. Proposed events and projects can include exhibitions, installations, conferences, workshops, demonstrations or any other type of initiative relating to artistic glass.
• It is free to apply, and there is no Participation Fee. For participants who do not have a venue for their proposed project or event, the festival organisers may be able to offer assistance in sourcing a suitable space.
• Artists and designers aged 18-35 can apply to exhibit in "The Venice Glass Week Hub - Piazza San Marco". All exhibitors will have the chance of winning the new "Autonoma Residency Prize", which will enable the winner to participate in a two-month residency at Pilchuck Glass School in Seattle, USA in 2021.
• For more information about the festival, and to apply to take part, applicants should visit https://www.theveniceglassweek.com/en/applications/, fill in the online Application Form with details of their proposed event or project, and submit it by Friday 13th March 2020.
• For general information about the festival, visit www.theveniceglassweek.com or click here to watch a short YouTube video.
• Keep up to date with festival news via social media (Instagram: theveniceglassweek / Facebook: @veniceglassweek / Twitter: theveniceglassweek)

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Camilla Purdon
Festival Coordinator
The Venice Glass Week
info@theveniceglassweek.com
www.theveniceglassweek.com