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Behind the Venetian masks – “Giving Souls to the Masks”

Behind the Venetian masks – “Giving Souls to the Masks”

If you have been mesmerised by the splendid, mysterious and sophisticated masks that flood the streets of Venice do not hesitate to wander around the alleys to admire the making of them – here talented artisans give souls to the beautiful artworks. Venetian masks, as well as many other traditional handicraft products, are the quintessence […]

Who is who?

Who is who?

Once upon a time there was a city in which people never went out showing their real face. Everyday, they became a different person with the help of intricate masks. This city was Venice and until the 18th century, anyone not wearing a mask when going out was considered strange. Today Venice is not only […]