Light and glass merge art and science in Lisbon

(AGI) Lisbon, Sept 15 - Light and glass interact at the exhibit"Within Light/Inside Glass. An Intersection of Art and Science"held at the Millennium Foundation in Lisbon. It begins onWednesday and runs until Jan. 9. it was organised by Vicarte(Vidro e Ceramicas para as Artes), the Research Unit of theScience and Technology School of Lisbon's Universidade Nova andthe Italian Cultural Institute in the Portugese capital.Fifteen artists from different countries will exhibit works,including from Italy Enrico Tommaso de Paris, Silvano Rubinoand Cesare Toffolo. They present the influence of light andglass from a

(AGI) Lisbon, Sept 15 - Light and glass interact at the exhibit"Within Light/Inside Glass. An Intersection of Art and Science"held at the Millennium Foundation in Lisbon. It begins onWednesday and runs until Jan. 9. it was organised by Vicarte(Vidro e Ceramicas para as Artes), the Research Unit of theScience and Technology School of Lisbon's Universidade Nova andthe Italian Cultural Institute in the Portugese capital.Fifteen artists from different countries will exhibit works,including from Italy Enrico Tommaso de Paris, Silvano Rubinoand Cesare Toffolo. They present the influence of light andglass from a conceptual and formal point of view. The artistsexperiment with the space of the Millennium Gallery with worksusing neon or natural light, boron-silica glass in micro andmacro sculptures, traditional Murano techniques and newtechnology, photography, painting and design, luminescence andtransparency.. .