Art and science overlapping

On October 22, the FunGlass centre was visited by Mr. Patrik Illo, a renowned Slovak glass designer and the head of the Department of glass design of the VSVU in Bratislava. He was accompanied by Ms. Aleksandra Stencel, a glass designer from Poland. Together with the centre director, and Dr. Galuskova, who promotes the research activities in conservation of historical glass at the Centre they visited the laboratories, and discussed the opportunities for further collaboration, especially in the field of education of specialist with the background in fine arts, but with strong technological background, able to meet all challenges of historical glass conservation.