1946 Angelo Vittorio Mazzega founded Mazzega 1946, the namesake of Azienda Vetraia Muranese, taking with him centuries of experience in the art of handmade glass making. 1950 Gianni Bruno Mazzega started working in the family’s glass factory, where he came into contact also with lighting items. 1960 Production starts of lights hand made out of venetian chandelier under the Mazzega 1946 trademark. 1970 Mazzega 1946 is by now acknowledged as among Italy’s most important lighting companies and prints its first catalogue. 1980 Arrive the first cooperations with internationally-acclaimed designers (De Lucchi, Piva) and Mazzega 1946 breaks into the Italian Design world. 1990 Along with its traditional lines, and always in the high-quality theme, Mazzega 1946 creates its first bespoke furnishings for luxury hotels and retail outlets of household fashion names. 2000 Andrea Mazzega takes over the management of the company and starts his project of restyling and innovation. 2010 While keeping the headquarters and furnace on Murano island, a new logistics facility is established on the mainland of Venice.