Don't miss the Giampaolo Amoruso, Umanita poetica exhibition at the Glass Museum (Bois du Cazier, Marcinelle) ...
- Born in 1961 in Boussu, in a family originally from Sicily, Giampaolo Amoruso starts at the age of 15 as an apprentice glassblower at the Cristalleries de Boussu.
- There he learns to experiment with glass and realises he can express his creativity through this media
- He trains, signs up for competitions and has is first exhibition in Brussels in 1987
- In 192, he sets up his first workshop in Boussu
Using his glassblowing technique, the artist makes his first dolls.
Famous internationally, these characters make a colourful family and offer a cheerful interpretation of humanity.
Armuroso infuses movement, happiness, vivacity and positive energy in his creations.
From Saturday 19 September 2020 to Sunday 18 April 2021.