Biennale of Lace 2022

The inauguration of the Lace Biennial was held on June 14th , presented by Civic Museums of Venice Foundation. For the event, at his third edition, the lagoon will host exhibitions, workshops and meeting until October. Aim of the event is to involve the comunity and valorise the project of candidacy of Italian Lace in the UNESCO World Intangible Heritage List.

During the opening, at Lace Museum of Burano, there has been also the award cerimony with prizes dedicated to Emma Vidal, Doretta Davanzo Poli e Umberto Marcello del Majno, to the winners of the contest “Un merletto per Venezia”.

On the 20th of June, the First National Conference "Art, Knowledge and Intangible Cultural Heritage. Itinerary of knowledge and knowing how to make lace in Italy" was held at the Museum of Palazzo Mocenigo, organized and promoted by the Civic Museums of Venice Foundation, with the collaboration of the 23 Italian cities that compose the Italian Network of the Lace Community.

For more information visit the Civic Museums of Venice Foundation site