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Mission _ Vision


Collect, document, increase, show the collection of glass masterpieces inherited by Arnoldo Toso, last manager of the historical Fratelli Toso glass factory 1854, through events, exhibitions and other activities specifically directed to glass collectors and passionate.

Deepen the knowledge of Murano artistic glass roots not only as historical memories but also as source of inspiration to renew present and future of glass working.

Tell the importance of Toso family for centuries-old Murano glass art; develop a process of rediscovery of local stories which have still not been told or studied enough.

Give new life to the former industrial space Fratelli Toso, where the collection is located; it is an important example of a former productive environment that can now be re-used for exhibitive purposes. Add-value for the masterpieces of the collection Fratelli Toso that are displayed in the same place where they were thought and then produced many years ago.



Value Murano glass art
building a new narration of glass masterpieces of the past
and of its less known protagonists
in a modern and contemporary way
that includes the rediscovery of past productive spaces which finally get a new purpose.