Lino Tagliapietra 40th Anniversary at Pilchuck

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Join us for a special Pilchuck celebration honoring Maestro Lino Tagliapietra's 40th anniversary of his first time at Pilchuck Glass School and in the United States.

Sunday, June 16, 2019
2:00 - 9:00 PM approximately*
Pilchuck Glass School Campus
1201 316th St NW, Stanwood, WA

Tickets are sold out. Attendees, please check your email for event schedule.

In 1979, Lino Tagliapietra was invited to Pilchuck, marking the start of a special relationship between the Muranese Maestro, American glass artists - especially those here in the Pacific Northwest, and Pilchuck Glass School.

On Sunday, June 16, join us in celebrating Lino on Pilchuck's iconic campus as he works alongside friends and legends of the American Studio Glass movement. Enjoy a lecture, demonstrations, campus tours, gallery, and dinner in the Pilchuck Lodge.


Hotel accommodations:

A hotel agreement has been arranged with Fairmont Olympic Hotel in downtown Seattle. Registered guests will be emailed the reservation code in April.


Round-trip transportation to and from campus is available to guests via charter bus. Guests who choose this option on the ticketing page, should plan to board the bus in downtown Seattle at 1:00 PM, returning by 10:00 PM. Guests may also opt to provide their own transportation for this event.

Questions? Contact Director of Development Lauren Mercurio,




Want more fun throughout the weekend? Enjoy a self-guided studio tour on Saturday, June 15th!

We invite you to visit the private studios of three artists who have worked closely with Lino throughout his career: Dante Marioni, Benjamin Moore, and Nancy Callan. The artists will open their studios for you, share demonstrations, and have works displayed. Guests are responsible for their own transportation. 
Nancy Callan Studio
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
*please enter the studio on 133rd Street N
Dante Marioni Studio
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Benjamin Moore, Inc. Studio
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm