In Italian with English subtitles; introduction in English.
A 4 minute video clip is available as a streaming video file on CMOG YouTube Channel.
"Davide Salvadore is a Muranese maestro descended from generations of glassworkers. He has collaborated with venerated glass houses such as Venini, Barovier & Toso, Nason & Moretti, and La Murrina. Salvadore combines traditional Italian techniques and elements in innovative ways in his personal body of work, which reflects diverse influences such as African tribal imagery, Muranese roads, and the smokestacks of glasshouses...Salvadore teaches regularly at The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass. In this video, he demonstratres his skill with cane and murrine techniques at the furnace, and discusses his artwork, his personal development as a glassworker on Murano, and his philosophies as both an artist working in glass and a teacher of the material"--
Originally filmed at the Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Summer 2009.
Host, David Whitehouse, Director of the Corning Museum of Glass ; glass artist, Davide Salvadore.
Translation by David Whitehouse ; team Salvadore: Franco Marega, Marco Salvadore, Domenico Cavallaro, Brenna Baker.
Title from title frame.