1945 - At the age of 12, he began working in Archimede Seguso’s glass factory.
1954 - By the age of 21, he achieved the title
of “ Maestro”.
~ Over the next 25 years, Lino worked in
association with several of the best known Muranese glass factories.
1979 -He came to the United State to teach
in Seattle. He was sharing his old technical knowledge with American glass artists.
1990 -He continued to teach and collaborate
widely in the U.S. and he began to be widely recognized for his own unique works of art. ~Until now. Now age 74.
3 styles of glass work SCULPTURE
The name of the works: Natoalos
He is one of the world’s great living glassblower. His glass works are in the collections of many major museums throughout the world and by collectors of glass art. TODAY! He still teaches his technical knowledge to glass artists.
Bibliographies I used those wed sites to get information of Lino. Lino’s personal web: http://www.linotagliapietra.com The Gallery of Margo Jacobsen: http://www.margojacobsenartdealer.com/Artist-Detail.cfm?ArtistsID=67 The Chrysler Museum: http://www.chrysler.org/press/AOG-Lino.asp