« Treasures of sand and fire » at the Musée des Arts décoratifs, Paris.
As the first major retrospective dedicated to the history of glass since the “Art du verre” exhibition in 1951, this exhibition unites an exceptional ensembles of over 600 pieces from the museum’s reserve collection. Across a chronological journey from the Renaissance to the present day,
the exhibition traces the development of different skills and techniques, revealing a rich and diverse collection. An extensive insight into the styles, techniques and tastes of each period, all pay tribute to creative schools and households throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas. Until 15th November. B.D