NEWS FROM : ITALY  

NewMuseum(s), Stories of company archives and museums è un documentario che racconta l’identità e la storia degli archivi e dei musei d’impresa, di oggi e del futuro. Il racconto comincia a Ivrea, città industriale del XX secolo oggi Patrimonio Mondiale dell’Umanità UNESCO. Ivrea è associata alla visione di Adriano Olivetti e del Movimento Comunità...

Presentata ufficialmente alla stampa nel 2016, la stampante 3D sviluppata da Barilla per produrre formati di pasta fantasiosi ed elaborati era sembrata più che altro uno studio un po’ futuristico come tanti prototipi automobilistici che sfilano durante le kermesse delle quattro ruote. Affascinante, ottima per un servizio televisivo autopromozionale...

“E’ inaccettabile che si infierisca ulteriormente sulla rappresentanza dei nostri connazionali oltre confine, inasprendo lo squilibrio che già esiste tra eletti ed elettori all’estero”. Così la senatrice Francesca Alderisi (FI) - eletta nella ripartizione Nord e Centro America - a margine del voto di oggi al Senato sul disegno di legge costituziona...

Choosing the right bottle of wine for Valentine’s Day can not only be difficult – it can be downright daunting. After all, there are so many factors to think about. What will your partner think of the wine you’ve chosen? Will one bottle say too much, while another say too little? And most importantly, will the wine match your current relationship s...

Italy’s national anthem goes by many names – ‘Il Canto degli Italiani’, ‘Inno di Mameli’, or ‘Fratelli d'Italia’ from the song’s opening line. The lyrics were written in 1847 by 20-year-old student Goffredo Mameli. Two months later they were set to music by Michele Novaro. The song became popular during the time of the Risorgimento in Italy, but af...

Few Italian wines trigger nostalgia in American consumers like Chianti. Many tasted their first sip of tangy Sangiovese from a fiasco, a bottle wrapped in a straw basket, in a red-sauce Italian restaurant. Over the last few decades, Chianti has increased in quality, though most of its top wines fail to titillate palates as seductively as Baroloand ...

You might say that we’re in the middle of the journey of our life: My wife and I reached our 25th wedding anniversary last year. To celebrate, we went to Italy. We put Florence on the itinerary because we wanted to see Brunelleschi’s dome, Leonardo’s paintings, and Michelangelo’s statue of David. But we also had a special reason for traveling to Fl...

There have been news here and there about geothermal beer in the past. A story is now being picked up by Bloomberg on Vapori di Birra or Steam Beer, a beer created by a retired energy technician of Enel in Lardarello, Italy. Going into retirement he followed up on a passion of his, a beer “produced entirely with steam power”. Starting in 2013, Edo...

Fondata dagli imprenditori Marco Astorri e Guy Cicognani, Bio – on è un’ azienda bolognese nata con un unico grande obiettivo: produrre bioplastiche totalmente biodegradabili. Una sfida importante che cavalca l’impellente necessità di ridurre il dilagante spreco di plastica. I due imprenditori sembrano esserci riusciti grazie alla fermentazione bat...

Emilia-Romagna is home to one of Italy’s oldest springs: Galvanina, which is located in the town of Rimini, birthplace of famed director Federico Fellini. The mineral water from this natural spring has been renowned since ancient Roman times when nobility would vacation near the source to enjoy the water’s many health benefits. The spring sits 1,00...

After all the fabulous exhibits one can see in the heart of Florence, it is possible that a little fresh air in the countryside might just be the ticket to take a breather and relax a bit? After all, how many beautiful frescoes and wonderful palaces unlike any to be seen anywhere else can you take in on your trip? So then, what’s next?  Well, there...

After scoring a coup with the TV adaptation of “My Brilliant Friend,” and with projects such as Paolo Sorrentino’s “The New Pope” and Oscar-nominated director Pawel Pawlikowski’s next film in the pipeline, Italy’s Wildside is in a pretty brilliant spot. Ten years after being co-founded by producers Mario Gianani and Lorenzo Mieli, the shingle is ex...