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Biography: Gianni Toso

Gianni Toso
Gianni Toso

Gianni Toso is descended from a long and distinguished line of Muranese glassblowers. A renowned maestro in Venice during the 1960s and 1970s, he was one of the first to share his immense knowledge of glassmaking. In addition to being a celebrated virtuoso of lampworked sculpture, he has worked at the furnace since he was 9 years old.