Francesco Ragazzi was born in Murano in 1965. For generations, his family is very well known on the island. In 1981 he started to work at Ferro & Lazzarini's glassmaker. During his apprenticeship, he acquires different manufacturing techniques by famous masters like: A. Striulli, B. Serena, G. Salmistrali, Giuliano Tosi, Oscar Zanetti, R. Bardella and the famous GIAN SIGNORETTO. Thanks to the acquired experience he is known at international level receiving the Master title. In 2004 Francesco started to express his personal technique, producing his works. Nowadays he works at Eugenio Ferro & C. 1929 glassmaker where he is one of the most promising mastersin creating works of art following the ancient traditions of Murano.