Uncategorized July 10, 2015 | 0 Comment

Notte in Fornace

Seguso opens the doors to its furnace for an exclusive evening under the stars of Murano on Friday, July 17, 2015 from 7 – 11 pm. Discover how sand and fire become magic on a multi-sensory journey through the glass furnace with the Seguso family that has been making glass on the island since 1397….

Uncategorized June 23, 2015 | 0 Comment

Seguso Product in the 2015 Gervasoni Catalog

Refined and eclectic, Seguso Murano glass was chosen to add charm to the photographs depicting contemporary furniture designed by Paola Navone for Gervasoni, featured in Brick Up 2015, the new catalog of the known design firm, and also in the photo gallery that animates the home site. Thanks to the careful styling of Beatrice Rossetti…

Uncategorized April 2, 2015 | 0 Comment

Seguso at Euroluce 2015

Seguso will be glad to meet you at Euroluce 2015 in Milan. Seguso will showcase a hand-picked selection of pieces that embody both traditional craftsmanship and visionary design. Never-before-seen products will include hand-crafted room dividers, jewel-like shelves, elegant lighting and vases created using innovative new techniques pioneered by the Seguso family. Seguso’s stand at Salone…

Uncategorized February 26, 2015 | 0 Comment

Seguso and the St. Regis San Clemente

Seguso has partnered in events at both the St. Regis hotel in New York, as well as in Istanbul to help promote the launch of the St. Regis San Clemente hotel in Venice. Seguso provided the glassware used for the event to serve the St. Regis San Clemente’s signature drink, the Lagoon Mary. In Istanbul, CEO,…

Uncategorized December 10, 2014 | 0 Comment

La Fondazione NY 2014 Gala – Awards by Seguso

For the third straight year Seguso created the awards to be given to the honorees of La Fondazione NY’s La Notte Gala.   The awards were designed by the late, legendary designer, Massimo Vignelli. Fashion designers, Domenico Dolce & Stefano Gabbana, and film director, Baz Luhrman were among the honorees this year. The event was held…

Uncategorized November 11, 2014 | 0 Comment

Seguso produces awards for Place2be

Seguso was honored to produce the awards this past November for Place2Be, a UK charity that provides school based mental health support to help children realize their full potential, and is the official charity of HRH the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton. Giampaolo Seguso designed the awards and had a special audience prior to the…

Uncategorized October 30, 2014 | 0 Comment

Terre di Cuore

Seguso hosts an interesting business seminar Terre di Cuore at the Bauer Hotel in Venice. The secrets of economies in extreme lands, a model of the past as a route for the future?   Featuring: Prof. Dipak R. Pant, Founder Units of Interdisciplinary Studies for Sustainable Economies, LIUC, Castellanza Eusebio Gualino, CEO Gessi SpA, Serravalle…

Uncategorized April 10, 2014 | 0 Comment

La Ragnatela exhibition opens at Fairfield University

Fairfield University’s Bellarmine Museum of Art presents its newest exhibition, La Ragnatela/The Spiderweb: Works by Giampaolo Seguso from The Corning Museum of Glass, on view April 10, 2014, through June 13, 2014. An opening reception, free and open to the public, takes place on Thursday, April 10, 2014, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. La…

Uncategorized November 27, 2013 | 0 Comment

Seguso Vetri d’Arte Exhibit opens in Gent

Having won great public and critical acclaim at the Museo del Vetro in Murano (Italy), the exhibition moves to Belgium. A selection of 190 masterpieces traces the fundamental artistic contribution of Seguso Vetri d’Arte to the development of Murano glass art during the 20th century.

Uncategorized November 5, 2013 | 0 Comment

Seguso Produces Awards for La Fondazione NY

Seguso in collaboration with legendary designer, Massimo Vignelli, produced the awards for the honorees of La Fondazione NY’s second gala benefit LaNotte. La  FondazioneNY 2013 Gala was hosted at The Morgan Library & Museum on the occasion of the exhibition of “Leonardo da Vinci: Treasures from the Biblioteca Reale, Turin”. The exhibition, on view at The…

Uncategorized November 5, 2013 | 0 Comment

Seguso at the Musee Maillol Paris

The prestiguous show FRAGILE, which traces the history of Murano glass opened this evening at the Musee Maillol in Paris. From March 27 to July 28, 2013 this exclusive exhibition will showcase more than 200 pieces created by the great Venetian masters and contemporary artists. The artwork, “A Mio Padre” (“To My Father”), by Giampaolo…

Uncategorized June 16, 2013 | 0 Comment

Seguso wins Media Stars Award

Seguso Experience is awarded the 2013 MEDIASTARS Award. SPECIAL STAR in the section of CORPORATE IDENTITY, the most important Italian award in the area of creativity. The ceremony was held at the San Fedele Auditorium in Milan, where Pierpaolo Seguso received the award.

Uncategorized May 17, 2013 | 0 Comment

Seguso Vetri d’Arte exhibit opens at the Murano Glass Museum

Seguso Vetri d’Arte 1932/1973 Murano Glass Museum May 18 – September 29, 2013 This exhibition results from long research by Belgian scholar Marc Heiremans, an expert in the history of contemporary Murano glass, into
one of the finest glass makers of the 20th century: “Seguso Vetri d’Arte”. Through a selection of masterpieces, it examines the evolution…

Uncategorized May 9, 2013 | 0 Comment

Giampaolo Seguso debuts latest book at Italian Consulate in NY

Seguso, along with the Italian Cultural Institute hosted a very special evening on Thursday, May 9 from 6 pm – 8pm with Mr. Giampaolo Seguso, Murano glass artist, poet and philosopher. Giampaolo Seguso is the 22nd generation of the Seguso glassmaking dynasty, whose internationally renowned works have been exhibited in the most important cities in…

Uncategorized April 9, 2013 | 0 Comment

Seguso at Euroluce 2013

Seguso showcased their latest lighting and furniture designs at Euroluce, part of Salone del Mobile in Milan from April 9 -14. Among the most exciting new products are the innovative use of LED bulbs on traditional lighting chandeliers The LED technology and luminous efficiency it provides is wrapped in a drop of blown glass, which…

Uncategorized February 12, 2013 | 0 Comment

GABRIELE D’ANNUNZIO: Aqua Nunzia

Seguso collaborates on a project for the perfume Aqua Nunzia.  A secret recipe created by the famed writer, Gabriele d’Annuzio.  Seguso is the logical partner to create the one of a kind perfume bottle for Aqua Nunzia, given that the writer mentioned the Seguso family in his work, “Il Fuoco.” “A Seguso? – exclaimed Stelio Effrena…

Uncategorized February 8, 2013 | 0 Comment

Seguso Sponsors the Red Cross Ball n Palm Beach

PALM BEACH, 8th February 2013 56th International RED CROSS BALL SEGUSO sponsor of the Ball that continues its more than half-a-century tradition of being among the highlights of the Palm Beach social scene, welcoming leaders from around the world in support of the vital humanitarian mission of the American Red Cross.

Uncategorized December 13, 2012 | 0 Comment

Seguso and the Year of Italian Culture in the US

Seguso and the glass of Murano are the protagonists for the 2013 Year of Italian Culture in the USA. The artwork Axis Mundi was presented by Pierpaolo Seguso to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Giulio Terzi as a symbol of Italian culture. A new and important international success for Seguso, the historical family of glass…

Uncategorized December 5, 2012 | 0 Comment

Seguso Xmas Xperience

Open from Nov. 30 until Dec. 23, 2012 (every Friday , Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 18.00 , other days by appointment) the Seguso Xmas Xperience is an extraordinary sensory journey into the furnace of the oldest families of Murano – active since 1397 – remarkable protagonists in the history of glass. It…

Uncategorized September 30, 2012 | 0 Comment

Mrs. Monti at New York showroom

Mrs. Monti at the Seguso New York showroom. Together with the companion of Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi di Sant’Agata and wife of the Ambassador of Italy in Washington. Mrs. Elsa Monti, who is in New York this week with her husband Italian Premier, Mario Monti for the UN General Assembly, visited the Seguso showroom on…

Uncategorized September 12, 2012 | 0 Comment

Special Evening at the Seguso Experience

On the evening of September 7, 2012 a private event will be held in the Seguso furnace attended by the highest authorities of Venetian institutions to experience Notte in Fornace. After an evening dedicated to the representatives of Confindustria Venezia, which saw the presence of President Luigi Brugnaro and many entrepreneurs, tomorrow September 7, 2012…

Uncategorized September 4, 2012 | 0 Comment

Seguso Experience a Great Success

On its opening night, the Seguso Experience witnessed great success with many enthusiastic visitors and lines outside of the furnace with eager participants waiting to see the revolutionary way Seguso has reimagined the encounter with a Murano factory. “The attention we received in these evenings was totally above our expectations, for hours we have seen…

Uncategorized August 27, 2012 | 0 Comment

NOTTE IN FORNACE – The Seguso Experience

Seguso opens the doors of its furnace to excite the audience of the Biennale of Architecture 2012 from August 27 – September 10 beginning at 9 pm each evening. The furnace. An exceptional place where sand and fire mark the beginning of a journey that transforms incandescent matter into precious objects. Few people know that…

Uncategorized May 21, 2012 | 0 Comment

Seguso Creative Opening NY

Seguso previewed their latest designs in the Interiors collection at a creative opening in their New York showroom. The event coincided with the ICFF show in New York. Among the new products interior designers, architects and members of the press were on hand to preview was the Ballerina chandelier designed by Pierpaolo Seguso.  

Uncategorized May 3, 2012 | 0 Comment

My Page is Glass NY

Seguso hosts a special evening with Giampaolo Seguso in New York. The poetry and glass of Giampaolo Seguso were featured during a special poetry reading and cocktail reception at 41 Madison.

Uncategorized April 19, 2012 | 0 Comment

Be Inspired Leave Your Mark Milan

A new lighting exhibition, Sand and Fire, hosted at Officina 2 Via Savona 33, took place during Milan’s Design Week 2012. An astonishing 15,000 visitors experienced the exhibit, a place touched by the glow of fire, where design, research and innovation blended with wise and ancient gestures, along with contemporary themes and interpretations, always with…

Uncategorized February 1, 2012 | 0 Comment

Door Handles for Christian Dior flagship

Seguso produced the beautiful door handles for the Christian Dior store on 57th and Madison Avenue in New York City. The store concept design was carried out by the prestigious design firm of Peter Marino and Associates. The first thing the client sees as they walk into the luxurious store are glass door handles in…

Uncategorized December 12, 2011 | 0 Comment

Sand and Fire New York

Seguso is pleased to announce a lighting installation in NYC running through the end of January. The exhibit opened on December 12 with a cocktail party cohosted by NY Spaces Magazine, and attended by New York’s interior design community. A loft space on the 9th floor of 41 Madison Avenue is serving as a backdrop…

Uncategorized October 3, 2011 | 0 Comment

Fall in Venice – Designer Training with SEGUSO

Seguso hosted a group of US interior designers and architects on a unique training trip to their factory in Murano. Through this the designers were able to gain a greater appreciation for the artistry of Seguso glass, as well as the wide range of capabilities that are possible when working with Murano glass.

Uncategorized June 10, 2011 | 0 Comment

New collaboration – SEGUSO for Donghia

The strong relationship between Seguso and the luxury home furnishings brand, Donghia, is based upon a shared desire to produce unique and exclusive products, bringing the excellence of craftsmanship into new and exceptional designs. It is with excitement that we introduce a selection of exclusive glass accessories. The collection, consisting of 24 glass bowls and…

Uncategorized May 3, 2011 | 0 Comment

Giampaolo Seguso produces gift for Pope Benedict XVI

Giampaolo Seguso was selected by the city of Venice to make the gift for Pope Benedict XVI, in honor of his first papal visit to the city. This continues the long tradition of Seguso producing their works of art in glass for the Papal state from a series of chandeliers commissioned for the Vatican over…

Uncategorized April 3, 2011 | 0 Comment

New SEGUSO product

This spring during Euroluce, Seguso introduced over 15 new lighting and interior accent designs to add to its elegant collection of jewelry for interiors. The newest chandelier designs are the Coloniale, which is a collection of chandeliers in various options on a large scale with astonishing beauty, as well as the Splendor collection in an…

Uncategorized December 7, 2010 | 0 Comment

SEGUSO at Art Basel Miami

During Art Basel Miami Seguso exhibits their selection of lighting designs, original archival drawings, and contemporary patented furniture collection  at NIBA HOME, 39 northeast 39th street, Miami, Florida

Uncategorized December 3, 2010 | 0 Comment

Canneto Chandelier Wins Best of Year Merit Award

Selected by an online vote of interior designers and architects, the Canneto chandelier wins a merit award for best lighting design in the chandelier and pendant category. Each year Interior Design Magazine selects the best products and interior installation designs. During an online vote within the design community, the winner is chosen and then honored…

Uncategorized April 15, 2010 | 0 Comment

Design Leadership Summit in Murano with SEGUSO

Seguso was pleased to welcome several designers partaking in the prestigious Design Leadership Summit at their factories in Murano. The Design Leadership Summit, held in Venice this April, is the most exclusive annual gathering of leading architecture and interior design firm principals in the U.S. This exclusive event is dedicated to inspiring community and improving…

Uncategorized April 6, 2010 | 0 Comment

SEGUSO Interiors Launch

The Venetian house of SEGUSO is synonymous with exquisite artistry, style, and sophistication. Since 1397, Seguso has pushed the boundaries of innovation and imagination in the world of art glass. Now, 600 years later, Seguso redraws the boundaries again, introducing its first to-the-trade-only collection of SEGUSO INTERIORS: Seguso lighting, furniture, and accessories for the professional…

Uncategorized July 13, 2009 | 0 Comment

Giampaolo Seguso and Presidente Napolitano

Giampaolo Seguso was part of the official celebration with the President of the Italian Republic, Giorgio Napolitano during his visit of the Arsenale base of Venice. The Admiral of the Italian Navy, La Rosa, with the Minister of the Italian Defense, La Russa, were on hand to accept the donation of a glass anchor made by…