Text in Italian and English.
Catalog for the exhibition presented by the Istituto veneto di scienze, lettere ed arti in Venice, at the Palazzo Franchetti, 2004.
Includes brief biographies of the artists.
An exhibition on glass art presented by Istituto veneto / Leopoldo Mazzarolli --
Glass in Venice from the world / Rosa Barovier Mentasti --
An exhibition on glass in Venice: Why? / Pier Luigi Pizzi --
One island, many realities / Rosa Barovier Mentasti --
Swedish glass production in constant evolution / Gunnel Holmér --
Moving the horizon / Gerry King --
The only certainty is continuous change / Kaisa Koivisto --
Under the influence: Venice, Seattle, and their culture of glass / Tina Oldknow --
2004, in France? / Jean Luc Olivié --
60 years of art glass in Bohemian countries / Sylva Petrova --
The vitreosity of glass / Angela van der Burght --