Quittenbaum Art Auctions programm partner of the MCBW Munich
Munich Creative Business Week, February 21st until March 1st, 2015
Munich, January 22, 2015. In the end of February, Munich becomes a metropolis of Design during the Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW) held by bayern design, offering a plethora of public events for an international expert audience. Numerous exhibitions, events, workshops, guided tours and discussion forums attract design aficionados for free.
A new home for Spanish Design
Museu del Disseny in Barcelona has opened its doors
After a construction period of five years, the Museu del Disseny opened at Disseny Hub Barcelona / MBM Architects in the end of 2014 unites the collections of the Museu de les Arts decoratives, the Museu de Ceràmica, the Museu Tèxtil i d'Indumentària and the Gabinet des les Arts Gràfiques. One four levels, more than 70,000 objects invite to a journey of discovery through five centuries of Design History.
Marc Heiremans: Seguso Vetri d´Arte, Glass Objects from Murano (1932-1973)
Askan Quittenbaum, specialist on Murano Glass at Quittenbaum Art Auctions, recommends the recently published reference book on the important Venetian glass makers Seguso Vetri d'Arte. Marc Heiremans, who spent years assessing the archives of Seguso Vetri d'Arte, provides new important insights for collectors, auctioneers and scientists. A large number of sketches and photographs, never released before, are published and help re-evaluating Seguso's items.